Within three hours of San Francisco is some of the world’s most spectacular scenery in Yosemite National Park.
Loved by hikers, climbers, photographers, campers, and nature lovers, Yosemite features famed high cliffs and waterfalls, giant sequoias, colorful meadows, and vistas galore. Due to its popularity and a desire to protect its natural wonders, Yosemite features famed high cliffs and waterfalls, giant sequoias, colorful meadows, and vistas galore.
Yosemite National Park requires reservations during certain seasons and for certain locations. Make your reservation well in advance of your visit!
Tuolumne County's additional attractions include Gold Country historic towns and year-round outdoor activities. Neighboring Calaveras County is a gateway to Stanislaus National Forest.
Southeast of Yosemite lies Mammoth Lakes, a popular Sierra Nevada ski destination for its lava-dome peak Mammoth Mountain.