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YExplore Yosemite Adventures - Day Tours

Yosemite National Park, CA
+1 800-886-8009
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US$ 110.00*
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Yosemite Hiking Excursion
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US$ 135.00*
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Private Guided Hiking Tour in Yosemite
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US$ 88.89*
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Family Hike in Yosemite
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The only Yosemite Tour Company offering custom guided Yosemite experiences (Adventure Hikes, Half Dome Hikes, Multi Day Backpack Trips, Nature Walks, Birding Walks, Wildflower Walks, Snowshoe Hikes and Photography Workshops) 12 months a year. We guarantee smaller group sizes for a more personalized experience with our professional guides who are all local to Yosemite. We are a socially responsible company providing educational services that follow Leave No Trace principles to minimize our impact in nature to ensure that the ecology of the park will not be compromised. Custom Adventures, Workshops and Family Activities are available to Individuals and Groups of all ages and experience levels in every season.
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I signed up to join a little group hike, for three days, two nights. But last minute, the others had cancelled. Nevertheless, my trip would take place with a private guide. That was amazing! Alex showed me some very pretty views, challenging watercrossings (after three...More

Thank Ineke H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you John and Catherine for a tremendous experience. Catherine was great at pre-coordination, providing constant communication and information to make sure our group was ready to conquer Half Dome. Our guide John was excellent. His knowledge of the area made this a fun and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Over the Labor Day weekend, thanks to my guide Trevor, I was able to reach the top of Mount Dana in Yosemite Valley. It was somewhat a last minute endeavor. I cannot express enough my appreciation to the team at Yexplore, for making this hike...More

Thank remibz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had originally hoped to do Glacier Point but due to the fires, the Lembert Dome hike was recommended to us. We had our two sons with us (11 and 8) and Trevor Shumaker was our guide. Trevor was great and shared information along the...More

Thank Holly C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After reading reviews about YExplore on Trip Advisor, my husband and I booked 2 hikes: one to Sentinel Dome and Taft Point and the other to Tuolumne Meadows. We were not disappointed! John led the first hike. He is incredibly knowledgeable about the area, the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did the nine hour trek up Clouds Rest at the beginning of August. We were two days into our two week holiday and undoubtedly this was the highlight. Not only was the scenery stunning and the walk as strenuous and enjoyable as promised, John...More

1  Thank Michael S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Julie, Anna and I had a most memorable hike to the top of Lembert Dome and then back down to Dog Lake, expertly led by our guide Florence accompanied by her husband, Bob. At regular intervals Florence and Bob would stop to point out some...More

1  Thank Ashdown69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I climbed Half Dome last Sunday with guides John and Alex. Both were wonderful and provided a wealth of information about the hike, key landmarks, and the history of Yosemite and Half Dome during our ascent which gave us an even deeper...More

1  Thank Connie C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My son (16) and I (52) had an excellent experience with YExplore. They just get it right. We took two trips with them over a week hiking vacation in the Yosemite Valley. I appreciated their attention to detail and planning, they plan the complete trip....More

1  Thank ssheldon99
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We walked with Trevor on a couple of days in Yosemite. We do quite a lot of treks and have never used a guide before but did so on the recommendation of friends. It was a really good decision. Both treks we could have followed...More

1  Thank David S
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22 March 2017|
Response from YExplore | Property representative |
Apologies for not answering this sooner. We were unaware of this section on the Tripadvisor site and never received a proper notification about this inquiry. We hope you had a memorable trip in Yosemite.
5 February 2017|
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Response from YExplore | Property representative |
Apologies for not answering this sooner. We were unaware of this section on the Tripadvisor site and never received a proper notification about this inquiry. We hope you had a memorable trip in Yosemite. If you have not... More
Stefania P
13 March 2016|
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Response from YExplore | Property representative |
Hello Stefania, Thank you so much for your inquiry. It is a great question. If you would like a beginner or moderate tour, I would suggest the hike. Although snow may fall in Yosemite in any month, there typically is not... More