The Rim fire is now 32% contained. Look at this map closely . The entire south side of Hetch Hetchy is burned and it’s heading up the Tuolumne River. Also note the closeness of Tioga Road. It appears Camp Mather is gone…but I’ve not read anything about. The map shows it all in red. Not good.
Need a Half Dome permit? I checked Recreation.gov. Look how many will be available in the 2-day mini lottery…your odds are VERY good. Go for it.
Unrelated thought worth quoting: “Friendship… is not something you learn in school. But if you haven’t learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven’t learned anything.” – Muhammad Ali
MrHalfDome™ – Rick Deutsch – www.HikeHalfDome.com