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Yosemite News

Get the latest news and articles from in and around Yosemite National Park to help you start your next mountain adventure. Here you will find tips and tricks for exploring Yosemite National Park as well as insider information about Yosemite and its surroundings.

Family with kids playing billiards at Rush Creek Lodge in Yosemite.

Where To Stay in Yosemite With Kids: 7 Options for the Entire Family

When vacation calls, Yosemite answers as one of the best destinations for families with kids of any age. If you’re headed there and looking for a family-friendly place to stay, discover a selection of cozy cabins or spacious lodge suites ideal for a family with kids at our Rush Creek and Evergreen lodges.  Both properties […]

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Family hiking near the Merced River in Yosemite.

Exploring Yosemite with Kids

Known for its stunning waterfalls and iconic rock formations El Capitan and Half Dome, Yosemite National Park also boasts a reputation as an ideal national park to explore with kids. From one-mile, stroller-friendly loop trails to more challenging hikes for older kids or experienced hiking families, Yosemite offers ample opportunities for parents and children to […]

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view of el capitan on a wellness retreat in northern california

A Top Wellness Retreat in Northern California

If you’re looking for the best wellness retreat in northern California, Yosemite Hotels boasts two resort options to hone in on your health. Located just outside of Yosemite National Park’s Big Oak Flat Park entrance, Rush Creek Lodge and Evergreen Lodge are awaiting your arrival.  We can promise that a visit to this expansive protected […]

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Yosemite Elopement at Tunnel View(Jose R.)

Top Yosemite Wedding Venues

With over 1,200 square miles of meadows, waterfalls, glacier lakes and granite mountains, Yosemite National Park is an ideal wedding destination for adventurous couples. As you begin planning your Yosemite wedding, allow our experienced team to help. Our premier Yosemite wedding venues are sure to meet all of your needs and then some.  Yosemite Wedding […]

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Driving through Yosemite National Park is a great way to see more of the beauty the park has to offer.

Driving Through Yosemite

While many visitors come to Yosemite National Park for hiking, rocking climbing and white water rafting, some are unaware of the beautiful scenic drives that Yosemite offers. As you begin researching the best time to visit Yosemite and planning your next vacation, allow us to add a few scenic drives to your itinerary that are […]

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Lodging Near Yosemite National Park

Whether you are planning your first, second or twentieth trip to Yosemite National Park, picking where to stay is one of your most important decisions. Beyond the price, you have to consider the accommodations, their proximity to the park and the on-site amenities.  Two of the best places to stay near Yosemite National Park are […]

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Rafting in Yosemite National Park is a once in a lifetime expereince.

Rafting In Yosemite National Park

Whitewater rafting in Yosemite National Park is one of the many adventures you will want to add to your itinerary. Spring into early summer is the best time of year to enjoy rafting in the Sierra Nevada as the snowfall melts causing the waterfalls and rivers to flow full, strong and fast. Rafting is still […]

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Trust us, the best day hikes in Yosemite are worth the miles you will walk.

Best Day Hikes In Yosemite

For over a century, Yosemite National Park has awed and amazed visitors with its natural beauty. Much of that beauty is seen as you explore the hiking trails within the park, and with over 800 miles of trails, we are sure that you will find the right one for your skill and adventure levels. Some […]

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A hiker taking in the breathtaking views on his day hike in Yosemite.

What To Bring On A Day Hike In Yosemite

Spring has sprung, and Yosemite’s prime hiking season is quickly approaching. Every year around April 15th, the plowing crews at Yosemite begin removing the snow and ice from Tioga Road and Glacier Point Road. This time of year signals that the snow from the previous winter is melting, and Yosemite’s waterfalls will soon flow strong. […]

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The best time of year to visit Yosemite is now

What Is The Best Time Of Year To Visit Yosemite?

Yosemite National Park is one of those unique destinations within the US that not only has hot and sunny summers but also has cold and snow-filled winters. With such a wide array of temperatures throughout the year, Yosemite offers its guests unique beauty in each season.  Climate and park access will be big factors as […]

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