A Quick Run up Yosemite's Tioga Peak (11,513 Feet)

Where: Yosemite National Park, Sierra Nevada, California
When: July 2008
Partners: Solo
Route: Gardisky Lake Trail (Class 2)
Mileage/Gain: 3/1,400

Mount Dana from the summit of Tioga Peak

On a rest day, I took a quick run up Tioga Peak, a short and easy peak just below Tioga Pass. With a roundtrip of 1:35, Tioga Peak was the perfect rest day leg-stretcher...then off to relax by the lake!
Mount Conness and North Peak from Tioga Peak