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Yosemite Valley Tour

  • Explore Yosemite’s Tuolumne Meadows on a full-day outdoor adventure

  • Learn about the natural and geological history of Yosemite
  • Explore Yosemite’s Mist Trail, Mirror Lake, and the secret Spider Caves
Yosemite Valley Tour
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Yosemite Valley Tour

Spend the day immersed in nature on a full-day hiking tour of Yosemite National Park. See the dramatic slopes of Half Dome and North Dome, experience the force of Yosemite Falls, and hike a variety trails to see Mirror Lake, and Spider Caves. Opt for a tour of an old Pioneer village and cemetery if you want. Guides carry water purification and first aid equipment and all profits form this tour support Yosemite youth summer camp programs.

What to Expect

Looking for something different then what is on our regular schedule? Choose this option for a full-day adventure in either Yosemite Valley or Tuolumne Meadows. Plan to meet the guide in the morning and discuss options.

Highlights in Yosemite Valley can include: Yosemite Falls, Bridalveil Falls, the nose of El Capitan, Happy Isles, the famous Mist Trail, Mirror Lake, the Royal Arches, and the children always like the secret Indian Caves and/or Spider Caves. Our guides can also take you to the Old Chapel, the site of the old Pioneer Village, the Pioneer Cemetary. the famous Majestic Hotel (previously known as the Ahwahnee Hotel), and any other location you may want to see or marvel at. Of course other prominent geographical features such as Half Dome, North Dome, and many others will also be pointed out on this tour.

Guides carry first aid kits, water purification methods, toilet paper (for emergencies), suntan lotion and bug repellent. Please plan to bring your own lunch, snacks, water bottles, etc.

Note: Should weather, fire, and/or delayed seasonal openings affect the chosen itinerary, a different itinerary will be offered. You will be kept in contact throughout this process. All profits from this guided trip go towards supporting our youth summer camp program.

Reviews (11)
1 - 5 of 8 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Beautiful Hike

Quin was full of knowledge and very passionate about Yosemite, it was a lovely experience and a very manageable hike if you are not overly fit.

Thank HattieP23
Reviewed 24 July 2018
A really memorable day out

My partner and I had a great Valley Tour last week, led by Zach. As well as fielding every single one of the dozens of questions we pitched at him, he was a very good-natured guy and great company. He also took us to some...More

Thank JohnProudlove
Reviewed 19 July 2018
100% Best Way to Explore the Valley for First Time Visitors!

Our guide Matt was super informative and took us to the best spots. We definitely made the most of our time by having a guide. Be wary though, the shuttle service in the valley are undergoing changes and have become less frequent. There is no...More

1  Thank Amy L
Reviewed 11 June 2018
Yosemite Valley Tour

My son Patrick gifted me with a trip to Yosemite as a Christmas gift last year. Since neither of us had ever been there before we decided to book a tour. Lasting Adventures was great! Our tour guide was Riley and he was super friendly...More

Thank kathyt622018
Reviewed 3 May 2018
Yosemite Valley in spring

Our family had a fantastic all day tour of the valley with Chris this April. Chris has a wealth of experience backpacking and hiking in Yosemite and it showed. He was full of historic tales and also brought out the naturalist in us, showing how...More

3  Thank gigimarquart
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6 June 2018|
Response from Scott G | Property representative |
This is a full-day tour and mainly hiking and walking. Using park shuttles as required.