You might want to sign up now if you plan on checking Yosemite's signature hike off your bucket list this year. The San Francisco Chronicle reports only 300 people a day are allowed up the steep cables leading to the Summit of Half Dome. Those hoping to lock down a spot during the summer months are advised to enter their names during the preseason lottery window open this moth. You can apply for up to six people and rank seven potential dates that work for you. Park officials have also broken down specific weekends by popularity.
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