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Yosemite Falls

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Address: Yosemite National Park, CA
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2093720322
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The fifth tallest waterfall in the world, Yosemite Falls is the centerpiece...

The fifth tallest waterfall in the world, Yosemite Falls is the centerpiece of Yosemite National Park.

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Stunning waterfall

We visited in February. The waterfall was an amazing sight and the roar of the water impressive. Great views

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Heather W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We visited in February. The waterfall was an amazing sight and the roar of the water impressive. Great views

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a private coach to go to Yosemite as it was a 5 hour trip from San Francisco. An early start got us there by 10am so we could begin exploring; the shuttle service is excellent for getting around for visitors on foot. Our driver Alex Montano was informative throughout and scheduled the stops very well. Unfortunately, it took... More 

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Fresno, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a short and easy hike (probably the shortest and easiest hike among all the hikes at Yosemite National Park when you minus the rock climbing part). The scenery is great. When the water flow is low (often from mid-summer to the next spring), rock climbing to get near the falls is allowed with caution and it is really a... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A short walk and you can enjoy the falls close up where it is quiet. You can also see the falls from several points around the park. Lovely

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Berkeley, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the rains and snows have made the falls a ting of wonder again...a true delight! the approach can be a bit icy but worth it...hiking sticks help and shoes with good traction

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Located off the Westbound Valley loop and the Yosemite Falls parking lot is easily visited on your way out of the Valley heading west on Northside Drive. You walk along a flat paved path for 10-15 minutes to the Lower Falls where there is plenty of room to see the bottom of the lower fall and stand on the bridge... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

We parked our car at the parking lot close to the Village Store and took a walk to the Lower Waterfall (to minimize walking you can also take the free shuttle to bus stop # 6). It was approx. 20 minutes (one way) through paved but in some parts snowy trail with awesome view, especially from the small bridges where... More 

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Martinez, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

What a beautiful day it was after Christmas. Lots of people, we were surprised. But we had a very good time! We went as far as we could with a 3 and 5 year old. We all cant wait to return!

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Newington, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

I visited Yosemite by myself and it was a very nice experience. I've never been to a big national park so this was something different. I couldn't believe how large everything is! The falls were breathtaking. It was very crowded but that is to be expected in May.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

It was a dry year in California. This is the first time I went to the falls and there was no water. The walk and view is nice but without the waterfall - -it is a little disappointing

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