The pioneer is synonymous with Mariposa County. The county was founded by them more than 100 years ago and many pioneer families still call it home today. As step into the county’s museums will show that pioneer history firsthand.
While many think of pioneers as people from a bygone era, that spirit is still well alive today in Mariposa County. Many come here looking for a new start in a beautiful setting, in search of new business opportunities or to build a home, or business from scratch. We call the people that accomplish that today ‘Modern Day Pioneers’. Their stories are unique and in many cases inspiring. The Modern Day Pioneers video series aims to tell the stories of those forging ahead in Mariposa County today with that pioneering spirit.
The transition from winter to spring in Yosemite Mariposa county is a magical time that combines the quiet and beauty of winter with the warmth and freshness of spring. Plan a trip to Yosemite Mariposa County and discover the magic for yourself.
Bursting with wildflowers, waterfalls, and great deals on lodging, early spring is one of Yosemite Mariposa County’s best-kept secrets. Be sure not to miss the early signs of spring at lower elevations even while the distant high sierra peaks are still capped in winter wonder. Come and explore this magical season.
Plan the perfect romantic getaway to Yosemite Mariposa County! You’ll fall in love with the adventure, the sweet spots, and each other all over again with these tips on making the most of your couple’s weekend.