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Visit Yosemite | Madera County Main Visitors Center

Open Now: 08:30 - 17:00
Open today: 08:30 - 17:00
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Knowledgeable and Helpful

We arrived and walked right down to the visitors center where we had two people assist us In... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
Beaver Dam, Wisconsin
Very helpful staff

Went in a couple of times to discuss things to do and get information. Staff was all very... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Akron, Ohio
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Our visitor center is located outside the south entrance to Yosemite in Oakhurst on Highway 41. Stop by for information on Yosemite and the southern gateway - Madera County. Our knowledgeable volunteers can help you with all your vacation questions...more
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40343 Highway 41, Oakhurst, CA 93644
+1 559-683-4636
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

We arrived and walked right down to the visitors center where we had two people assist us In Guiding out four day stay. Maos, walks, hikes and highlights were all circled, explained and for all of us ( three couples) ..anticipated!

Thank outsteppin
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Went in a couple of times to discuss things to do and get information. Staff was all very knowledgeable and helpful. Lots of maps, brochures and interesting information to share!

Thank grandmadank
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Be sure and stop here at the local visitors center. We told them our interests and they made suggestions for our time in Oakhurst.

Thank Cliff N
Reviewed 10 May 2018

The staff were extremely helpful. They provided maps and suggestions to make our stay and visit to Yosemite more enjoyable. The lady that helped us has been in the area over 40 years. We are glad we stopped here!

1  Thank harv2u
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Very helpful volunteers here that gave us all the information we needed as we had limited time to se the best parts.

1  Thank Snakedoctor321983
Reviewed 3 May 2018

We stopped in to get a little information and a map. The workers were very friendly and helpful. Visitor Center was easy to find right on HWY 41.

Thank ladyme1
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

We were trying to get our bearings after a day of driving the 'perilous' mountain roads of the Sequoia National Forest. Eileen gave us the maps and, more importantly, the confidence to journey to the sites of Yosemite Valley tomorrow. Great advice about using the...More

Thank Bloom1600
Reviewed 31 March 2018

The staff/volunteers had just the information we wanted, including maps. They did not push local businesses on us, but gave us only the information we requested. If you are browsing for things to do locally, the information is available here and you are sure to...More

1  Thank abbie552
Reviewed 8 November 2017

I went in to get information about our area for some relative that were coming for a visit. I was able to get exactly what I needed to help them have a great stay.

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Words and pictures can never adequately describe Yosemite, you have to see it. How much you see depends on time available, but if you only have one day start with Yosemite Valley and study the maps and plan carefully. Some roads are one way and...More

2  Thank J M
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