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Feb 22nd
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Closed for more than three years due to a massive rock slide that took place just below Half Dome, Yosemite National Park in California reopened the Mirror Lake Loop hiking trail to the public on Oct. 18, 2012.

The five-mile loop that follows Tenaya Creek around Mirror Lake in Yosemite Valley had been closed since March 28, 2009 due to a rockfall from Ahwiyah Point so large that it generated ground shaking equivalent to a magnitude 2.4 earthquake.
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