If you want to learn about the flora, fauna and geology of the Yosemite Valley, this is the place to visit. Created with both ... More
Nature Center at Happy Isles
If you want to learn about the flora, fauna and geology of the Yosemite Valley, this is the place to visit. Created with both children and adults in mind, the center has both static and interactive displays on the area's natural history. Nearby you can explore four short trails, each one devoted to a different ecological niche: forest, river, talus and fen. The center also has a good bookstore, geared toward exploring the nature of the valley. Admission to the center is free.
If you are in very good shape and willing to spend a long day hiking, the difficult trek to the
top of Half Dome may be for you. It is considered extremely strenuous, with an elevation gain of almost ...
Open year round (weather permitting), this center is the place to start when you enter Yosemite from the east via
Highway 120. Located about a mile inside the east entrance, the center offers maps, books, park orientation materials and ...
This hike is also known as the Mist Trail because it passes right beside Vernal Falls, which in the spring
blows a heavy mist everywhere. This 1.4 mile roundtrip hike is considered a moderate hike, with a steep 400 ...
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