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Address: East Highway 120, Yosemite National Park, CA 95389
Phone Number: 209 372 0263
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A good place for hiking to get away from the crowds.

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Experience Yosemite: Beginner or Advanced Photography Lesson
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Small-Group Tour of Yosemite from Lake Tahoe

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Always our favorite view

When entering Yosemite from Tioga pass we look forward to seeing the meadows. This year we visited in early fall and the meadows were quite dry but still a quiet, reflective place... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Shawn M
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Los Angeles, California
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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

When entering Yosemite from Tioga pass we look forward to seeing the meadows. This year we visited in early fall and the meadows were quite dry but still a quiet, reflective place to visit.

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Thank Shawn M
Barnsley, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 222 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a beautiful place to explore surrounded by the mountains of Yosemite - one of those places where you've already taken a hundred photographs but want..... just one more!!

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We stopped and made coffee while the kids explored this area for a good hour or so. Just beautiful, Yosemite is certainly a beautiful part of the world and so much to see from waterfalls, to high cliff faces and now wild rivers. Must see destination and you could easily spend days hiking and camping at some breathtaking places. Driving... More 

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Rhode Island
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We drove here from Yosemite Valley, approx 1 1/4 hour drive. The drive was beautiful. There was a stop at a vista(can't remember name) that was unbelievable. We also stopped at a beach on a lake. Definitely recommend going to this end of the park.

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Thank Chap
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I guess because of the drought in California, a lot of the greenery here has given way to a lot of dry grass. The view was still good though.

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silicon valley
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It is easy to drive to trails and climbs. It is popular and a busy location. it is a way to get on the john muir trail from the road.

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Yuba City, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

An hour or so east on of the valley floor, I found lakes and streams that had water, trails galore, place to go if your want to fish this time of year.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

While the drive from the valley floor is far, it is worth the trip. The trip also gives you the chance to see the varied landscape of Yosemite. While there we did two hikes, the first was the Dog Lake hike. Note with the trail to be very careful to leave and return on the same trail, there are two... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful meadow with a river running through it, wonderful place to go for a nice easy walk. Nice visitors center. We just walked a bit on the trail through the meadow, but had a nice time. Very relaxing.

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Fayetteville, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Make sure to visit this visitor center- fun exhibits, knowledgeable staff. Pretty crowded just like everything at Yosemite, so be patient and leave yourself plenty of time to go and see.

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