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Waterfalls and wildflowers on full display.

Experience the rush of spring in Yosemite Mariposa County

From the rolling green pastures of the gold country dotted with wildflowers to the rushing waterfalls of Yosemite National Park, Mariposa County is the best spring destination in California. The high country's melting snow brings new beginnings to Yosemite Mariposa County as the waterfalls rush and rivers fill, opening up whitewater rafting opportunities. A stay in the historic gold country towns of Mariposa, Midpines, Catheys Valley and Coulterville place visitors right in the center of the emerald-hilled beauty of Yosemite Mariposa County in spring. The best hikes in Yosemite Mariposa County, like Hite Cove, will lead you through droves of California Poppies and wildflowers. Check out all spring activities. Mariposa County is magical--and spring is the start of another flourishing year in Yosemite. Get started in planning your trip by taking a look at our great special offers. Looking to get away with the family for a workcation? Yosemite Mariposa County is on of the best places in California for a safe getaway to work, learn, rest and play.

What to do this Spring in Yosemite Mariposa County

Spring in Yosemite Mariposa County brings with it some of the best activities of the whole year. The melting snow of the spring brings whitewater rafting to the Merced River in Yosemite and Mariposa County. Spring isn’t just the best time to raft the Merced, it’s the only time as the rivers recede into the summer months. With Skydive Yosemite, fly over Yosemite before floating back down to earth for a one-of-a-kind skydiving experience. (trust us, the views are worth it), or gold pan with Prospect Yosemite on the Merced River. No matter if you’re an experienced adventurer or kicking back and taking in the sights is more your speed, there’s bound to be something for you to do in Yosemite Mariposa County.

Yosemite Mariposa County in Spring


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