- 2.8 - 4 miles
- 3-4 hours
Begin at Dog Lake parking area (Tuolumne Meadows shuttle stop #2). The trail begins 200 yards along the road to the east and rises steeply for 3/4 mile to a signed junction. Bear left to reach the top of the dome for a spectacular view of the Tuolumne Meadows area. If your destination is Dog Lake, go straight ahead beyond the junction.
Note: Never climb domes during a thunderstorm.
Dog Lake: 2.8 miles (4.8 km) round-trip; Lembert Dome: 2.8 miles (4.8 km) round-trip; Dog Lake and Lembert Dome: 4 miles (6.4 km) round-trip
3 hours for Dog Lake and Lembert Dome, 4 hours for both