Tag Archives: Yosemite National Park

Leaving Yosemite

We drove out of Yosemite via Tenaya lake and the Tioga Pass. The lake itself was well worth a stop as it is just beautiful. Advertisements

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Sentinel Dome & Glacier Point

Sentinel Dome turned out to be a fantastic recommendation. About a mile’s walk from the road you get to a rocky dome from which you get views over the whole of the park and beyond. It’s a steep-ish climb up … Continue reading

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McGurk meadow

After breakfast, we had been talking to one of the ladies who worked there about our plans for the day and she suggested that we walk to Sentinel Dome.  Apparently it is one of her favourite spots and where she … Continue reading

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Starry skies

After a rushed trip back to the lodge to pick up some more layers of clothing, we went back to the park at 9pm for a ‘starry skies at Yosemite’ tour that we’d booked earlier in the day. This consisted … Continue reading

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Yosemite View Lodge

A proper motel!

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The View We Woke Up To

After our epic journey last night and arriving in darkness, Mr M and I woke feeling very disorientated as we really had no clue as to what our surroundings were like. Imagine our surprise when we stepped out onto our terrace to … Continue reading

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The Long Road to Yosemite

Time to pick up the hire car! The driving bit of this trip had been worrying me a little, I’ve never driven abroad before and never driven an automatic either. I’m also used to driving small cars and although we … Continue reading

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