Title: Half Dome, Granite Dome Rock Formation, Yosemite National Park, California, United States
Resolution: 3840 x 2160

Half Dome is an iconic granite dome rock formation located in Yosemite National Park, California. Characterized by its distinctive vertical northwest face, it is a prominent feature in the eastern end of Yosemite Valley. With an elevation of 8,839 feet, Half Dome is a popular destination for hikers, and the challenging ascent includes the famous “cables” section. The summit offers panoramic views of Yosemite Valley and the High Sierra peaks. Half Dome is culturally significant and is a symbol of Yosemite National Park, featuring in Native American legends. The park, including Half Dome, is protected by the National Park Service for conservation and preservation.