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Sonora Pass, Dardanelle

#149 of 351 in Trails in California
Must see · Motorcycle Trail · Hiking Trail
Sonora Pass (el. 9,624 ft. / 2,933 m.) is the second-highest highway pass in the Sierra Nevada, lower by 321 ft. (about 98 m.) than Tioga Pass to the south. State Route 108 traverses the pass.

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  • We couldn't get to Yosemite over Tioga Pass so took this slow, curvy road through the mountains. We are so grateful to have taken the trip since we saw some beautiful sites. It was Friday afternoon.....  more »
  • A beautiful alternative to route 120 through Yosemite. (But know that 120 is much more sublime.) We stopped at the Donnell Vista Point for lunch. There are interesting hikes in the area. The road is.....  more »
  • Breathtakingly beautiful. One of the world's most picturesque mountain passes.
  • Beautiful area. Great camping developed and

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