HIKER KILLED AFTER FALLING 500 FEET FROM HALF DOME CABLES IN YOSEMITE

HIKER KILLED AFTER FALLING 500 FEET FROM HALF DOME CABLES IN YOSEMITE

BURNETT IS NOT THE FIRST CLIMBER TO SUFFER A FATAL ACCIDENT ON HALF DOME, OR IN YOSEMITE.

The iconic Half Dome in Yosemite National Park has loomed large in the national imagination since American settlers began exploring the park in the middle of the 19th century.
Another climber slipped and fell to his death on the Half Dome cables in May 2018 when a thunderstorm created treacherous conditions.
Thank you for understanding." Burnett is not the first climber to suffer a fatal accident on Half Dome, or in Yosemite.

The iconic Half Dome in Yosemite National Park has loomed large in the national imagination since American settlers began exploring the park in the middle of the 19th century. Every year, thousands of hikers seek to summit...

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