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So I mainly headed to the visitors center to go to the gift shop to get my patch and see what else they had to offer. But it turned out they had information and two rangers on duty. The book store was larger than I...More
Yosemite is an incredibly busy national park, so plan ahead and take enough time to park, use the shuttle, and explore the village. The parking lot was full at 2:00 in the afternoon even the last week in October. Actually, October is the perfect time...More
Lots of information, helpful staff, & educational media. Great to stop in before you get your day started. If you are a early bird do the mirror lake trail before they open (no water in lake) but worth the hike
Village Store: Has everything you need from souvenirs, food, beer and fresh produce. It has a water fountain near the main doors where you can also fill your water bottles and jugs of water before you take off on the trails. It was a little...More
The exhibits are great! The gift shop is nice. Behind the Visitors Center there is a theatre which offers a great film about the park. My only complaint is that it seemed like a long walk from where we parked to the actual Visitors Center.
The visitor center attracts large numbers of people. It's a bit of a madhouse. Exhibits tell you something about the park, but the two films we watched were a bit of a disappointment. We would have liked something that went more into the geology or...More
This visitor center had a wonderful ranger at the desk who told me about various places to see the sunset. We took his suggestion of going to Glacier Point for sunset and Cook's Meadow for the view of Half Dome. Also, there is a separate...More
Maybe the ranger on the Yosemite Facebook page knows.
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