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Yosemite Valley

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9035 Village Dr, Yosemite National Park, CA 95389-9912
(209) 372-0200
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Many climbers consider Yosemite Valley among the world's very best climbing sites.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“glacier point” (342 reviews)
“half dome” (333 reviews)
“el capitan” (259 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
9035 Village Dr, Yosemite National Park, CA 95389-9912
(209) 372-0200
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Traveled to Yosemite national park in late September. Camped outside Yosemite Valley. Even this late in the season, it's hard to get campsite reservations in Yosemite Valley. I stayed in Toulumne meadows. It was cold at night. Some nights his 32F. So bring your warm...More

Thank Grantds
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Granite is all that exists in the valley and grey is all you see, from light to dark due to spalling of the rock creating a new face, to dark on faces that were never glaciated. Every change in direction of the roads or trails...More

Thank JHAllen
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The valley is awe inspiring. The views are amazing. Everything is so beautiful and you can walk and hike everywhere.

Thank Matt S
Reviewed 3 days ago

A very special incredibly gorgeous valley. Especially lovely in spring or summer when all the summer crowds are gone

Thank theresaw
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just walked around in some of the meadows in the valley with true amazement. Attached are a couple of my photos.

Thank Chuck E
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is an absolutely beautiful park.Stunning views around every corner.. please arrive early to avoid congestion..traffic will be a problem if you attempt to enter later in the morning..

Thank cullenhead
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The ever changing landscapes and colors are spectacular. Make your way down to Yosemite village for the early evening and mingle with the crowds. Don't miss the sunset.

Thank Laurie L
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Yosemite is absolutely awesome in every way - stunning views and trails, and so photogenic. We spent three days here and felt we could have easily filled another week with new walks - we will be back to do more! Make use of the info...More

Thank JKerr88
Reviewed 6 days ago

The best place we have ever been to. Staggering views and loads to do. Best to stay in the valley Rent cycles

Thank Ianpearce82
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fulfilled one of the things on my bucket list, as well as taking my parents who have always wanted to see the park. A dream come true.

Thank Laura J
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11 June 2017|
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Response from Sarsprdoc | Reviewed this property |
We drove to South entrance and stayed at Tenaya Lodge which is about 3.5 hours from San Fran. You can try and see if there are any openings at park hotel but unlikely unless booked 6-12 months ahead. Got up and on the road... More
5 June 2017|
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Response from filmmaker_jozef | Reviewed this property |
driving from New Hampshire, coming from the East, you should monitor the snowfall in Mono Lake area. Mammoth Mountain is open year round. but if you fly into LA or surrounding area approaching from West, forget it. biggest... More
Jerry H
4 June 2017|
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Response from PacificNWFamily |
Lodging reservations for Yosemite NP open one year in advance. Some folks who will be spending the night on July 6 2017 made their reservations on July 6 2016. Most of the rest of the folks made their reservations 8 - 10... More