Yosemite, Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Parks - Around Yosemite National Park (PDF Chapter)

Yosemite, Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Parks - Around Yosemite National Park (PDF Chapter)

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This is the Around Yosemite National Park chapter from Lonely Planet’s Yosemite, Se-quoia & Kings Canyon National Parks guidebook.

Though many consider Yosemite the crème de la crème of the Sierras, you may just find you prefer the flavor of other regions around it: Mono Lake, Mammoth Lakes, hidden hot springs, shimmering alpine lakes and some of the state’s most dramatic mountain scenery.

  • paddle around Mono Lake’s eerie tufa formations
  • maps
  • bounce and splash through white-water rapids in the spectacular Merced River Canyon
  • transport
  • soak in natural hot springs and ramble along the phenomenal hiking trails of Mammoth Lakes
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: Yosemite Gateways, Highway 140, Highway 120 (West), South of Yosemite (Highway 41), Fish Camp, Oakhurst, Tioga Pass & Around, Lee Vining, Eastern Sierra, North of Mono Lake, Mammoth Lakes Region.

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