The Rough Guide to Yosemite 3

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Yosemite, the ultimate guide

California’s most stunning park. The full-colour section introduces Yosemite’s highlights, from hiking the Mist Trail and rock-climbing in the Valley to insight into the lives of the Ahwahneechee at the fascinating Yosemite Museum. The guide takes a detailed look at the parks fabulous natural features including the immense rock wall of El Capitan and the towering sequoia trees of Mariposa Grove. There’s expert advice on seeing the park up close, ...

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Overview

Yosemite, the ultimate guide

California’s most stunning park. The full-colour section introduces Yosemite’s highlights, from hiking the Mist Trail and rock-climbing in the Valley to insight into the lives of the Ahwahneechee at the fascinating Yosemite Museum. The guide takes a detailed look at the parks fabulous natural features including the immense rock wall of El Capitan and the towering sequoia trees of Mariposa Grove. There’s expert advice on seeing the park up close, whether you are hiking to the top of Half Dome or exploring the backcountry from Tuolumne Meadows. Rely on practical tips and information on all the best lodges, campgrounds, hotels and restaurants in and around the park. Discover every corner of Yosemite with the clearest maps of any guide.

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  • ISBN-13: 9781858283937
  • Publisher: DK Publishing, Inc.
  • Publication date: 6/2/2008
  • Series: Rough Guides Travel Series
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 256
  • Product dimensions: 5.10 (w) x 7.70 (h) x 0.60 (d)

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Paul Whitfield is an outdoors enthusiast who resides in New Zealand. In addition to Yosemite, he updates the Rough Guides to California, Alaska and Wales
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Table of Contents


Color section     1
Introduction     6
What to see     7
When to go     10
Things not to miss     12
Basics     17
Getting there     19
Getting around     25
Health and backcountry dangers     29
Travel essentials     31
Guide     43
Yosemite Valley     45
Northern Yosemite     71
Southern Yosemite     90
Day hikes     103
Backcountry hiking and camping     134
Summer activities     147
Winter activities     155
Listings     161
Accommodation     163
Eating and drinking     178
Organized events and entertainment     185
Shopping     191
Out of the Park     195
Northwest of Yosemite: Hwy-120 West and around     197
Southwest of Yosemite: Hwy-140 and around     203
South of Yosemite: Hwy-41 and around     209
East of Yosemite: Mono Lake, Bodie and Mammoth Lakes     213
Contexts     227
History     229
Geology, flora and fauna     236
Ecology     245
Books     252
Glossary     255
Travel store     257
Small print & Index     259
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