The lottery is now open for permits to hike Yosemite's iconic Half Dome this summer

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If you want to hike Half Dome this summer, start making plans. The cables that guide hikers the last 400 feet to the top of the Yosemite high point will be in place starting Friday. The lottery for a hiking permit for the popular rock face has started too.

The steel cables usually go up around...


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