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Yosemite National Park

Echo Adventure Cooperative

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Yosemite National Park, CA, USA
About Echo Adventure Cooperative
Worker-owned cooperative providing socially and environmentally sustainable travel, adventure and wellness services such as fly fishing, hiking, sightseeing, and backpacking adventures as well as yoga, massage, accommodations and all-inclusive vacation packages in Yosemite National Park and the surrounding area.
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Yosemite Valley, Glacier Point & Giant Sequoias Sightseeing Hike and Tour
See what Yosemite has to offer on this packed private sightseeing hike and tour. You’ll get an overview of Yosemite in one day, from Giant Sequoias to Glacier Point and Bridalveil Falls. Stop for hikes, photo ops of iconic landmarks, and swims underneath waterfalls. You’ll hike between 2-6 miles (3.2-6.7 kilometers) with the activity level adjusted based on the preferences of your group.
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10 hours
Likely To Sell Out
from $200.00
Yosemite's Mt Hoffmann & May Lake Naturalist Hike
Eat hills for breakfast on this challenging hike to the summit of Mt Hoffmann and the nearby May Lake. On this adventure, your naturalist guide points out interesting geological features, wildlife and flora. Although this tour offers high-altitude views of the UNESCO World Heritage listed Yosemite National Park, it’s easily done in a day, making it ideal for travelers light on time to spend in the park.
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8 hours
from $175.00
Giant Sequoia Snowshoe and Yosemite Valley Waterfalls Adventure
The perfect way to experience Yosemite this winter! Before we drink our hot cocoa and stand in awe under the largest tree species on earth, we'll enjoy an incredible hike or introductory snowshoe along an historic stagecoach road into the Tuolumne Grove. After a delicious made to order hiker's lunch (included), you'll experience all of Yosemite Valley's incredible waterfalls, including the Yosemite Falls, the tallest waterfall in North America! We'll also see Yosemite Valley's most iconic landmarks and vistas on this fun and informative naturalist tour! Note: Snowshoeing is dependent on season and snow levels.

Points of Interest: Giant Sequoias Yosemite Falls, Ribbon Falls, Bridalveil Falls, Horsetail Falls, Staircase Falls, Sentinel Falls, Tamarack Falls, The Cascades, Half Dome, El Capitan and Tunnel View
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8 hours
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from $225.00
Yosemite's Mt Dana Summit Hike
Summit the 2nd highest peak in Yosemite National Park with an experienced naturalist guide!  This short but challenging crosscountry hike begins at 10,000 feet near Tioga Pass and travels through the wildflowers of Dana Meadows before ascending high above alpine to 13,601 feet giving you breathtaking views of Mono Lake and the eastern Sierra!
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9 hours
from $200.00
Experienced Angler's Private Full Day
Enjoy a private, guided, catch and release, fly fishing adventure for rainbow, brown, brook and golden trout in the Tuolumne and Merced River watersheds with one of our local, experienced member guides. We provide everything you need to enjoy fly fishing included transportation, equipment, fishing license, entrance fees and more! Enjoy the best of the Yosemite area on our full day fly fishing adventure for intermediate and advanced anglers. Whether you want to try for the elusive Golden Trout in Yosemite's backcountr​​y or spend your day in the iconic splendor of Yosemite Valley, our private guide can help you achieve all of your fishing goa​l​s!
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8 hours
Likely To Sell Out
from $215.00
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Though my group were all Groveland locals, we loved this tour! Great stops with a few drinks and though I am already pretty knowledgeable about the town's history, I learned a lot from Elisabeth and she was such a fun and enthusiastic tour guide. Highly...More

Date of experience: November 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I really enjoyed the walking tour of Groveland. Elisabeth is such a great guide and a lot of fun to be around. We learned a lot about the town and it's many phases in history. Thanks Elisabeth and ECHO!

Date of experience: November 2019
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Reviewed October 9, 2019

I scheduled a guided hike around Hetch Hetchy Valley. It was my favorite part of my vacation to Yosemite. I selected the option to have lunch provided, and received a delicious deli made wrap with other snacks as well. The guide was fantastic, and knowledgeable....More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Amandadeely
Reviewed September 25, 2019

Bryant took me and my wife fly fishing in Yosemite. I am a fairly experienced fisherman (I'd say "advanced"), but my wife has never held a rod, put on waders, or ventured into a river or stream. Bryant's ability to keep us both engaged simultaneously...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Elisabeth B, Founding Member at Echo Adventure Cooperative, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2019

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experiences from your fly fishing trip! So very happy to hear that you had as much fun as Bryant on your adventures!

Reviewed August 10, 2019

We booked the Glacier Point Loop tour. Jamie was our tour guide. He was punctual, friendly, and courteous, picking us up from our VRBO rental in the Foresta area right on time. He went above and beyond. For instance, on the way to Glacier Point...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 8, 2019

This experience was like no other! Jamie was our tour guide and truly showed us the magic of this National Park! We hiked to waterfalls, swam the Merced, BBQ’d with El Capitan, and enjoyed a beautiful sunset over the valley! My husband and I were...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Elisabeth B, Founding Member at Echo Adventure Cooperative, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2019

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience! We are so happy that you had as much fun as Jamie did on your adventure!

Reviewed July 22, 2019

My family and I had such a great experience with Bryant on this hike. I am an avid hiker back home so I questioned whether I should go with a hiking guide on this trip and I am so glad we did. Bryant was great...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 11, 2019

Bryant was a great guide and teacher, we explored places we would have never otherwise gone. Will try this again in the future.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 24, 2019

Scenario: first time Yosemite somewhat frequent hiker with limited time & low tolerance for big crowds Problem Solved: Jamie Plouffe to the rescue! After his interview, Jamie quickly planned a day keeping all of the above in mind. We hiked to Sentinel Cove & on...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Elisabeth B, Founding Member at Echo Adventure Cooperative, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2019

We are so happy to hear that you had as much fun as Jamie did on your adventures through Yosemite! Thank you for taking the time to share your experience!

Reviewed June 9, 2019 via mobile

This is a new tour this year by Echo Adventure in the small Gold Rush town of Groveland CA. Four friends who are also long time residences of Groveland learned new and interesting history of our town. Elizabeth, our tour guide was knowledgeable and enthusiastic...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Elisabeth B, Founding Member at Echo Adventure Cooperative, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2019

Love it! Thank you for taking the time to share your afternoon with me and your experience with tripadvisor!

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