Yosemite National Park Trails

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Yosemite National Park Road :: Stanislaus National Forest, CA

Yosemite National Park Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park and Stanislaus National Forest. It is 3.3 miles long and begins at 4,798 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is

Yosemite National Park Road :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Yosemite National Park Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Tuolumne County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 1.8 miles long and begins at 4,598 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.6 miles with a total elevati

Yosemite National Park: Cathedral Lakes to Happy Isles via Clouds Rest :: Yosemite, CA

With a wink and a nod to the Grand Canyon’s endless curves, Glacier’s spiky summits, and Yellowstone’s steaming geyser basins, Yosemite is the beauty queen of the national parks. No other park can quite match the granite domes, ground-shaking waterfa

Yosemite National Park: Half Dome :: Yosemite, CA

Climb 4,800 feet on this classic route to the top of the park’s most iconic peak towering above the valley floor. This is it, people: The most famous chunk of rock in the country and possibly the world. The iconic symbol of Yosemite grandeur, Half D

Yosemite National Park: Tuolomne Grove to Hodgdon Meadow :: Yosemite, CA

Attain deep-forest tranquility on this leisurely amble to Yosemite’s Tuolumne Grove of giant sequoias, home to some of the largest living organisms on earth. East of the towering crags and pointy spires of the Clarke and Cathedral Ranges, Yosemite

Yosemite National Park: The Mist Trail :: Yosemite, CA

This short Yosemite classic full of rainbows, waterfalls, and sprawling mountainside views isn’t called the Mist Trail for nothing. With waterfalls come rainbows—and Yosemite’s short, moderate Mist Trail allows hikers of all abilities to promenade

Yosemite National Park: The North Rim Trail :: Yosemite, CA

Piece together several trails and spurs for the best views and remote campsites in and above Yosemite Valley. Despite Yosemite’s belle-of-the-ball status among national parks, backpackers willing to put in an extra mile (or 20) can still find triple

Yosemite National Park Scenic Drive: Oakhurst to to Mariposa :: Oakhurst, CA

Two California highways form this 105-mile-long scenic loop between Oakhurst, Yosemite Valley, and Mariposa. The drive crosses high ridges cloaked in mixed Sierra forests, traverses the incomparable Yosemite Valley, and drops down the abrupt Merced R

Yosemite National Park :: El Portal, CA

Whether you live in California or are visiting this great state, Yosemite is a must-do. This park is a magnificent example of high-altitude wilderness terrain. Glaciers, waterfalls, alpine tarns, forested stream corridors, and abundant wildlife combi

Half Dome Trail :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Half Dome Trail is a hiking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 14 to 16 miles long out and back, depending on the route taken. The trail ends at Half Dome (elevation 8,842 feet).

Royal Arches to Upper Yosemite Falls Descent :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Royal Arches to Upper Yosemite Falls Descent is a hiking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 1.1 miles long and begins at 5,357 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.3 miles with a total elevation

Mist Trail :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Mist Trail is a hiking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 4,569 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,293 feet. Clark Point a

The Cables :: Yosemite National Park, CA

The Cables is a hiking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 8,376 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 373 feet. The trail ends

North Dome Trail :: Yosemite National Park, CA

North Dome Trail is a hiking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 5.6 miles long and begins at 8,145 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 8.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 2,251 feet. The Por

Swan Slab Climber's Descent :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Swan Slab Climber's Descent is a hiking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 4,014 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 341 feet

Lower Yosemite Falls Trail :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Lower Yosemite Falls Trail is a hiking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 1.1 miles long and begins at 3,967 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 82 feet.

Old Big Oak Flat Road :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Old Big Oak Flat Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 4.6 miles long and begins at 4,004 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 9.4 miles with a total elevation gai

Wawona Swinging Bridge Trail :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Wawona Swinging Bridge Trail is a hiking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 4,137 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 28 feet

Upper Yosemite Falls Trail :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Upper Yosemite Falls Trail is a hiking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 2.6 miles long and begins at 4,016 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 4,846 fee

Valley Loop Trail :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Valley Loop Trail is a hiking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 17.0 miles long and begins at 3,946 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 27 feet. The Ener

Indian Arch Trail :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Indian Arch Trail is a hiking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 8,128 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 282 feet. The trai

Royal Arches Descent :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Royal Arches Descent is a hiking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is a mile long and begins at 5,283 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is two miles with a total elevation gain of 1,362 feet. Near t

Hiking Trail :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Hiking Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 198 feet long and begins at 3,959 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 0 feet. Near

El Capitan Trail :: Yosemite National Park, CA

El Capitan Trail is a hiking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 5.1 miles long and begins at 5,782 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 10.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 2,936 feet.

Old Big Oak Flat Road Trail :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Old Big Oak Flat Road Trail is a hiking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 3.7 miles long and begins at 4,856 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 7.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 2,570 fe

Tuolumne River :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Tuolumne River is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 278 feet long and begins at 6,153 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 16

Mono Meadow Trail :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Mono Meadow Trail is a hiking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 1.5 miles long and begins at 6,379 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is three miles with a total elevation gain of 845 feet.

Sunnyside Bench Descent Trail :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Sunnyside Bench Descent Trail is a hiking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 4,083 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,369

Merced Pass Trail :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Merced Pass Trail is a hiking trail in Mariposa County and Madera County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 11.6 miles long and begins at 6,379 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 23.3 miles with a total elevation gain o

Sentinel Dome Fire Road :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Sentinel Dome Fire Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 7,780 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.2 miles with a total elevation g

Sentinel Dome Trail :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Sentinel Dome Trail is a hiking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is a mile long and begins at 7,718 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 627 feet. The Senti

Deer Camp Road :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Deer Camp Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 8.3 miles long and begins at 6,119 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 16.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 2

Mcgurk Meadow Trail :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Mcgurk Meadow Trail is a hiking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 1.8 miles long and begins at 7,045 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 550 feet.

Buena Vista Trail :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Buena Vista Trail is a hiking trail in Mariposa County and Madera County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 10.8 miles long and begins at 6,379 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 21.6 miles with a total elevation gain o

Lower Yosemite Fall Trail :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Lower Yosemite Fall Trail is a hiking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 3,969 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 11 feet. N

Sentinel Bridge :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Sentinel Bridge is a hiking and biking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 278 feet long and begins at 3,964 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.1 miles with a total elevation gain of one foot.

North Dome Gully Descent :: Yosemite National Park, CA

North Dome Gully Descent is a hiking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 0.8 miles long and begins at 4,011 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.8 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,888 feet.

Old Glacier Point Road :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Old Glacier Point Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 2.9 miles long and begins at 6,963 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.8 miles with a total elevation ga

Moss Canyon :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Moss Canyon is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 0.4 miles long and begins at 5,878 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.8 miles with a total elevation gain of 142 f

Sugar Pine Bridge :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Sugar Pine Bridge is a hiking and biking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 199 feet long and begins at 3,977 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 7 feet.

Chapel Boardwalk :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Chapel Boardwalk is a hiking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 0.3 miles long and begins at 3,959 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 0 feet. Near the en

Spur at Devil's Elbow :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Spur at Devil's Elbow is a hiking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 3,956 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 26 feet. Near

Old Wawona Road :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Old Wawona Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 1.6 miles long and begins at 4,034 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 1

Bike Path :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Bike Path is a hiking and biking trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 8.2 miles long and begins at 3,965 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 9.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 537 feet. Ahwah

Old Big Oak Flat Road :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Old Big Oak Flat Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Tuolumne County and Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 6.9 miles long and begins at 7,023 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.9 miles with a

Chilnualna Falls Stock Trail :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Chilnualna Falls Stock Trail is a horse trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 53 feet long and begins at 4,498 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.0 miles with a total elevation gain of 15 feet.

Wawona Meadow Loop Trail :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Wawona Meadow Loop Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 3.2 miles long and begins at 4,007 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 6.4 miles with a total elevation

Crescent Lake Trail :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Crescent Lake Trail is a hiking trail in Madera County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 8,401 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 8 feet.

Chilnualna Falls Trail :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Chilnualna Falls Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 3.9 miles long and begins at 4,211 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 8.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 3,7

Stock Trail :: Yosemite National Park, CA

Stock Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Mariposa County, California. It is within Yosemite National Park. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 3,988 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 5 feet. Along