The home has a beautiful large kitchen completely stocked for cooking needs and a there is a large laundry room available for guests. The property is surrounded by trees over one hundred years old, huge granite rocks and a seasonal creek right in front of the house. Yosemite is approx. a one hour drive (38 miles) along the Merced River which meanders through canyons into the park. Mariposa is 20 minutes away with gold mining and rock museums, shopping, restaurants and antique stores. You can pick up the YARTS bus into the park in several locations in town. Bus fare includes admission into the park. Yosemite zip line tours are just outside of the town of Mariposa.