yosemite hikes

ShareTweet Dog Lake in Yosemite National Park in the Tuolumne Meadows meadows area is a beautiful, peaceful, quiet mosquito infested lake.  The trail up to the lake begins in the parking lot where Lembert Dome is located and is the same trail that goes to Lembert Dome for a good portion of the hike.  The […]

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ShareTweet Yosemite Point is quite a hike.  You’ll have to hike for 9.4 miles from the base of the Upper Yosemite Falls trail and climb 2,969 vertical feet to get to Yosemite Point!  To get there, plan on a long strenuous day, carry lots of water (a gallon per person at least unless you are […]

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ShareTweet One of the more strenuous hikes in Yosemite National Park is the Upper Yosemite Falls trail that covers 7.6 miles and rises 2,600 feet from the trailhead to the to of Yosemite Falls.  The compares to the Yosemite Mist Trail that take you past Vernal and Nevada Falls, covers 7 miles and rises 2,000 […]

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ShareTweet Yosemite Falls is the highest waterfall in North America and one of the top-5 in the world.  From the base in Yosemite Village it is quite a sight to see but what does it look like from the top or on the way up the trail to Upper Yosemite Falls?  The was the quest […]

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ShareTweet Today was another weekend day in Yosemite National Park and as such there was no rush to get down to the Yosemite Visitors Center Area to sit in traffic or look for a parking spot.  It was a day to catch up on sleep, the Ski Anything website and relax for a day away […]

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ShareTweet The Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias In Yosemite National park is one of the must see attractions if you decide to venture outside the main Yosemite Valley Village area of the park.  From Yosemite Valley the Mariposa grove is a 36-mile drive south on the Wawona road (Highway 41).  In July 2010, the road […]

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ShareTweet The Yosemite Nevada Falls is the second of two along the Yosemite Mist trail.  To get to the Nevada Falls you must first hike all the way up to the top of the Vernal Falls along the Yosemite Mist trail.  The second leg of the Yosemite Mist trail goes up to the top of […]

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ShareTweet Yosemite National Park provides endless hiking and photo opportunities, just a tiny fraction of which were experienced yesterday.  Hiking at Yosemite yesterday included the Bridal Veil Falls trail and the Yosemite Mist trail up to the top of Vernal Falls.  The original plan yesterday was to hike all the way up the Yosemite Mist […]

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ShareTweet When you want to see Yosemite Waterfalls on you visit to Yosemite National Park and are up for a hike that might be considered a bit strenuous the Yosemite Mist Trail is an excellent choice.  The Yosemite Mist trail is a total of 6.8 miles (3.4 miles each way) and rises a total of […]

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ShareTweet One of the most scenic easy hikes in Yosemite National park is over to Bridal Veil Falls.  Bridal Veil falls is a massive waterfall that you will likely see as you drive in from the entrance to the park.  Chances are it will be the entrance you use if you stay at the Yosemite […]

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