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  • Summer is here and the hiking options are endless at Yosemite! Whether you are going for a leisurely stroll to May Lake or full day saunter up the Mist Trail or taking on Half Dome, here is the must have packing list for the perfect Yosemite day hike! 1.    Layers Be prepared for potential temperature […]

  • Visitors come from all over the world to explore Yosemite but many do not know that many of Yosemite’s most famous sites, such as Half Dome, El Capitan, and Yosemite Falls are all in Mariposa County. The main town in this region is called Mariposa and it makes for a great stop on your way […]

  • The Panorama Trail is a true Yosemite classic. For those who are motivated for a full-day of hiking there’s arguably not a better trail to showcase the park’s natural treasures. The Panorama Trail starts at the famed Glacier Point overlook, with sweeping views of the iconic Half Dome and the high peaks of the Clark Range. […]

  • Yosemite in summer is well-known for incredible waterfalls, massive granite domes, and endless outdoor activities. Yosemite is indeed a paradise – which is why millions flock to enjoy it every year and they are mostly coming in June, July and August. Here are our top tips to enjoy Yosemite and Mariposa County in summer: Seek […]

  • Yosemite waterfalls are flowing at their peak and the results are stunning! The most famous and tallest waterfall in Yosemite National Park is Yosemite Falls. Visible from many vista points from around the park, it’s hard to miss this extraordinary waterfall when it’s at peak flow. This year, Yosemite Falls is expected to flow until […]

  • Where do you get the best photos in Yosemite? We’ll tell you! Tunnel View – Made famous by Ansel Adams it is one of the best places in the park to get El Capitan, Half Dome, and Bridelveil Fall all in the same iconic shot. Look for it off Highway 41 a short drive by […]

  • April 18, 2016

    Same Yosemite, New Names

    As of March 1, 2016 Yosemite National Park has a new concessionaire “Aramark”. A few things have changed and here is some helpful information for you to understand the transition. 1. Due to an unfortunate trademark dispute, several of the lodging properties in Yosemite National Park had to undergo name changes. The Ahwahnee Hotel is […]

  • If you have never visited Yosemite in winter then you are missing out on one of the most beautiful times to see the park. In general the conditions are mild during most days with cool temps and sunshine, aside from when the occasional snowstorm comes in and covers the landscape with a sparkly blanket of […]

  • Spend your holidays at The Redwoods! This is the perfect time of year for crisp air, cozy fireplaces, wildlife spotting and quiet, quiet, quiet! *Book your 2015 holiday stay before November 1st, 2015 and receive a 10% discount and the best selection from over 100 vacation homes to suit every family size and budget! Call […]

  • When a long day of adventure or an extra-special getaway calls for some first-rate relaxation, Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite’s luxurious Ascent Spa delivers in High Sierra style… and now, more than ever. The Double Silver LEED- certified location is treating guests to an all-new menu, featuring a full suite of offerings – from soothing facials  to full […]

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