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  • Discover the history of the Yosemite Valley Railroad. Between 1905 and 1945 these locomotives allowed many people to visit Yosemite National Park in relative comfort, and their history is preserved in many places throughout Yosemite Mariposa County. Learn more about the history of the railroads and where you can see (and ride) trains today in Yosemite Mariposa County

  • Get to know Yosemite West when deciding where to stay in Yosemite Mariposa County. Yosemite West is home to a wide variety of vacation rental cabins which are all inside the park, close to most of Yosemite’s most iconic destinations, and filled with a rich history.

  • No picture of the giant sequoia trees in Yosemite National Park manages to fully capture their immense size and majesty. You’ll just need to see them for yourself. Let us introduce you to some of the unique giant sequoia groves in the Yosemite Mariposa County area – the Merced, Tuolumne, and Mariposa Groves are inside Yosemite National Park, and the Nelder Grove is just outside the park boundary to the south.

  • Discover the town of Hornitos. After just a little exploration you’ll find you’ve taken a step back in time, and immersed yourself in the landscapes of legendary bandit/hero Joaquin Murietta.

  • Mirror Lake’s famous spring-time reflections capture the eye and mind. But what about when the lake dries? Learn what to expect from Mirror Lake in various seasons.

  • Try glamping in Yosemite Mariposa County! With a wide array of options ranging from rustic to refined, you’ll find lodging that’s both comfortable & close to nature.

  • Explore things to do and see near Yosemite National Park. You’ll find fun, adventure, natural beauty, history & more all outside Yosemite.

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