Is hiking Half Dome scary?
It is completely fine to turn back as this is a genuinely scary section of hiking. It is far worse than anything weve ever seen in a decade of hiking around the world (Angels Landing has nothing on Half Dome). So if youre not sure, just go and see it for yourself!
Are narrows safe?
Staying Safe on the Trail When most people think of potentially dangerous trails in Zion, they think of the steep hike to Angels Landing. But without proper precaution and the right equipment, The Narrows can be just as dangerous. You wont need to worry about tumbling from a steep cliff face.