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Address: Yosemite Village Loop, Yosemite National Park, CA 95389
Phone Number: +1 209 372 0200

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The place to go for the history of the valley

They have a great topographical map and a self guided tour which provide abundant information on the history of the formation of the glaciers and Yosemite park. The rangers are... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

They have a great topographical map and a self guided tour which provide abundant information on the history of the formation of the glaciers and Yosemite park. The rangers are also very helpful and there is a great bookstore here as well.

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Huntsville, Alabama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

This was our first stop and we are glad we did. We got great information and ideas of how to spend the day.

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Laguna Niguel, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

We stopped in here during our day in the valley to get our daughter Junior Ranger Certified. We love this program and have done it in multiple locations and the Senior Rangers are great. They recognize how prideful these little ones are and make it a great experience for all involved. The center also has a museum you can walk... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

This visitor center has everything around it You can find lots of information about the park. There is good shower near the visitor center

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Los Angeles, California
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17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

The Rangers were extremely helpful in answering my questions and helping me plan my trip while I was there. While I was there, there were only 2 or 3 Rangers helping so, if someone has a lot of questions, the line has the ability to back up a bit. Make this your first stop if you have any questions. They... More 

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Marysville, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Went in to ask some questions, but gave up. We were there in early May, not a good start to the season.

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Whitehorse, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

National Park rangers are so helpful. They are particularly knowledgeable about hikes and best routes if you have limited time. Having said that, these rangers did NOT tell me that Hetch Hetchy closes at 7pm (gates are locked) or I would not have driven out there at 4pm!

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Nashville, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

It met my needs and expectations. I can not think of something I feel needs to be improved or changed.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

For first time visitors the valley is a little confusing and overwhelming. There is more to do than we had time for so we asked for advice. These are the best park rangers I have ever met. Knowledgable, friendly and welcoming. We also joined a geology hike for approximately 80 minutes and the kids completed the junior ranger tasks for... More 

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Лондон, Соединенное Королевство
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

People are super friendly and more then happy to help You and give all the information You need regarding the whole site! Just let them know, how long You are about to walk Staff will provide You with trails that will suit You best!

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Address: Yosemite Village Loop, Yosemite National Park, CA 95389
Phone Number: +1 209 372 0200
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Yosemite National Park

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