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Yosemite National Park

4.6
World heritage site · Geologic Formations · Hiking Trails
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park. There isn't just one icon by which the park defines itself; visitors divide their attention between the smooth, round, and colossal face of Half Dome, the sheer cliff of El Capitan, the striking Upper Yosemite Falls, the mighty Vernal Falls, and the widely stretched Yosemite Valley. This landscape draws outdoor enthusiasts with its array of hiking trails, rock-climbing routes, and fishing rivers and streams. Casual visitors feel at home here too, thanks to the handful of paved roads that provide easy vehicle access to numerous vista points and trailheads. Yosemite sees 3.7 million visitors per year on average, but 95 percent of the park is wilderness that offers the opportunity to glimpse black bears, bighorn sheep, and mountain lions. Add Yosemite National Park and other United States destinations to your travel plans using our United States trip itinerary app.
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Popular things to do in Yosemite National Park

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Geologic Formation
Glacier Point
4.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Geologic Formation
Half Dome
4.9
Duration: 4h 30 min
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Hiking Trail
Mariposa Grove
4.7
Duration: 4 hours
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Waterfall
Vernal Fall
4.8
Duration: 1 hour

Nature in Yosemite National Park

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National Park
Bridalveil Fall
4.5
Duration: 8 hours
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Geologic Formation
El Capitan
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
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Waterfall
Yosemite Falls
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
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Geologic Formation
Sentinel Dome
4.9
Duration: 2 hours

Trails in Yosemite National Park

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Hiking Trail
Tuolumne Meadows
4.7
Duration: 4 hours
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Hiking Trail
Nevada Falls Loop
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
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Hiking Trail
Lower Yosemite Fall Trail
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
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Hiking Trail
May Lake Trailhead
4.9
Duration: 2 hours

Hidden gems in Yosemite National Park

Nature / Wildlife Tour
YExplore Yosemite Adventures - Day Tours
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
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Hiking Trail
Panorama Trail
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
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Hiking Trail
Four Mile Trail
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
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National Park
Pioneer Yosemite History Center Wawona
4.4
Duration: 8 hours

Wildlife in Yosemite National Park

Fishing Charter / Tour
Fishing Charters & Tours
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
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Wildlife Area
McGurk Meadow
4.5
Duration: 4 hours
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Wildlife Area
Nature Center at Happy Isles
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
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Wildlife Area
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area
4.2
Duration: 1h 30 min

Side trips from Yosemite National Park

Ghost Town
Bodie State Historic Park Bridgeport
4.7
Duration: 4 hours
Scenic Drive
Tioga Rd Lee Vining
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
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State Park
Calaveras Big Trees State Park California
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
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River Rafting / Tubing
River Rafting & Tubing Knights Ferry
4.8
Duration: 4 hours

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