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Address: Yosemite National Park, CA
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Dramatic drive starting at elevation 6,100 feet outside of Yosemite Valley...

Dramatic drive starting at elevation 6,100 feet outside of Yosemite Valley and finishing 47 miles later atop Tioga Pass.

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Beautiful drive

We drive from Lee Vinning to Yosemite, the drive was great, lots of scenery, lakes and lookouts, well worth the drive

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Marisa W
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Newman, Australia
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Newman, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We drive from Lee Vinning to Yosemite, the drive was great, lots of scenery, lakes and lookouts, well worth the drive

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Marysville, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This as an incredible drive with stunning vistas, plenty of viewpoints, pull offs, lakes, Olmstead Point is incredible!! The drive is not scary, though there are a couple of spots without guard rails and steep drop offs. A must do. We spent over 4 hours on this drive, so make sure you have plenty of time.

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Mission, Texas, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This place is just so beautiful, I can actually love here! There is so much peace and fresh air, cant wait to go back

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I had spent four days in Yosemite NP, had a fantastic time, the only disappointment was not seeing a bear, BUT leaving the park we drove over the Tioga Pass and what ran out in front of, yes `a bear`, memories??

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Prairie Village, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We didn't realize that to leave Yosemite we were going to be headed to this part of the park - and didn't leave enough time - it was absolutely stunning! We stopped at a lookout - can't remember the name but it was a short walk to a rocky overlook - I am sooo glad we took the time to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent a day exploring the sites and trails along the Tioga Pass Road and the views along the way are beautiful. The landscape is different to the valley. This is also the road along which you can access one of tens of lakes in the Yosemite Park. Definitely don't miss this if you have 2 days to spend in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the many highlights of the trip was driving along the Tioga Pass. It was very neat seeing all the beautiful scenery around me. We had to stop at certain vista points to take pictures. At first driving along here, there were a lot of steep turns and it is scary driving inches from the cliff, but gradually you... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Whilst we did the drive in poor weather, I felt it was worthwhile. Visit Mono Lake, Bodie and Mammoth Lakes.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Tioga Pass drive is at altitude and gives you access to Olmsted Point, Tenaya Lake,peaceful Tuolumne Meadows. Lembert Dome and Gaylord Lake. And at the end out of the park a mile or so you can have a meal at Whoa Nellie Deli with a view of Mono Lake. It takes at least a day to see all of these... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a long drive, around an hour and a half, but the views were spectacular. We stopped at several points along the way to take photos and hike. The view were great and show the variety of the landscape in Yosemite.

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