Yosemite National Park

National Park
Northside Dr
Yosemite National Park, CA 95389
(209) 372-0200


  • A hike along the Gaylor Lakes Trail offers possible encounters with some wonderful critters: the pika and the annual spring love songs of the Yosemite toad and Pacific chorus frogs. -Beth Pratt (NWF)
  • Fiery red liquid tumbling down El Capitan - a breath taking spectacle! You can see this optical illusion only for 2 weeks in February. The setting sun is reflected by the granite behind the waterfall
  • Yosemite is one of the largest and least fragmented habitat blocks in the Sierra Nevada. In 1855, entrepreneur James Mason Hutchings & artist Thomas Ayres were the first to tour the area.
  • Be careful, speeding kills bears
  • Awe inspiring
  • Home to Half Dome, Sequoias, & gorgeous waterfalls, this area is unbelievable! You truly must take a day to hike and tour this national park!
  • Climb Half Dome. It's pretty.
  • One of the best parks in the world! Come off season to enjoy the quiet.
  • The falls are beautiful
  • The Ultimate Trip For The Outdoor Enthusiast!! Camping, Hiking, Rafting & Climbing!! Seeing Yosemite Falls Is UNFORGETTABLE!! It's The TALLEST & Most BEAUTIFUL Waterfall In The United States!!
  • The hike on Four Mile Trail from Yosemite Valley to the top of Glacier Point takes about 3-4 hours each way. If youre looking for something a bit tougher, the Panorama Trail is about twice as long.
  • Make sure to bring Dramamine if you get road sickness. This has to be one of the most beautiful places on earth.
  • Make sure Tioga Pass is open before you plan your rout.
  • Exploring this natural wonder in one day is tough! Get some exercise hiking, biking or through a guided tour and teach your kids to nurture nature by volunteering as a family.
  • In the summer, make the effort to start your hike early! You miss the crowds & high temps later on! You'll be so glad when you're coming down and ppl are just starting! Bring more H2O than you need!!!
  • Climb Half Dome!!! Long, Rough an tough but worth it!!
  • Great day hikes! Bring plenty of water and a camera.
  • There are 800 miles worth of hiking trails in Yosemite National Park! A national park is the ultimate fitness playground.
  • If you attempt to hike the Mist Trail up to Half-Dome, invest in some of the ski pole walking sticks. I made it to the top, but about half way there I was wishing I had some of those ski poles.
  • Climb Half Dome while you're here. It's a beautiful day trip. Be sure to check the weather first. Don't want to be caught in a rainstorm or cold weather.

Nearby places

Yosemite National Park, CA 95389
Yosemite National Park, CA
9006 Yosemite Lodge Dr. (at Yosemite National Park)