I’ve confirmed that the cables are up and erected in their pipes and the 2×4 ft boards are in place. Let the hiking begin. The first day for ascents up the backside is May 25 – permits required. This photo shows the installation process.
Unrelated thought worth quoting: “Go, tell it on the mountain. Over the hills and everywhere. Go, tell it on the mountain, the Half Dome cables are up.” – With apologies to Mahalia Jackson
MrHalfDome™ – Rick Deutsch – www.HikeHalfDome.com