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2-Day Yosemite National Park Winter Tour from San Francisco
"Immerse yourself in the beauty and solitude of Yosemite National Park in the winter with this 2-day tour from San Francisco. Throughout your trip your guide will teach you about the history of Yosemite and give you great advice on how to get the most out of your time in the park.""""Escape to the snow-capped mountains of Yosemite National Park from San Francisco for two full days. Take a coach tour of Yosemite Valley with your guide and enjoy various activities during your free time such as hiking and snowshoeing. Soak in views o Yosemite is said to be best in the winter months!Likely to Sell Out: Rooms at the Yosemite Lodge often sell out months in advance. Reserve early to avoid disappointment"title=Highlights&1=2-day+winter+tour+of+Yosemite+National+Park+from+San+Francisco&2=Take+a+coach+tour+of+spectacular+Yosemite+Valley+and+enjoy+views+of+famous+sites+such+as+Half+Dome&3=Stay+overnight+at+the+cozy+Yosemite+Lodge+at+the+Falls&4=Choose+from+a2 days / 1 night
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Small-Group Yosemite Tour from San Francisco
"Gear up for your full-day Yosemite adventure with early morning pickup from your San Francisco hotel. Relax aboard your 20-passenger luxury biodesel van across the Bay Bridge offering great views of San Francisco Bay the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz.Making your way across the Central Valley — one of the largest agricultural regions in the United States — make a 10-minute stop at a street-side fruit stand for a chance to purchase some fresh local nuts or fruit. arrive at Yosemite National Park a UNESCO World Heritage site famous for its spectacular granite cliffs waterfalls massive sequoia groves and biological diversity. Start your visit with a 1.5-hour driving tour through the park’s main attraction
From $179.00
Experience Yosemite: Beginner or Advanced Photography Lesson
"People have been photographing Yosemite since 1859 when Charles Weed took the first salt print photo of Yosemite Falls. Since then artists like Ansel Adams Carlton Watkins and Edward Weston have produced stunning unforgettable photographs of the Yosemite Valley and High Sierra. Choose a basic or advanced photography lesson depending on your skill level and preferences. Your photography adventure starts at 3:30pm and your exact trailhead departure point will be confirmed after booking. Follow your guide in your car or on foot through Yosemite National Park to your photo locations. Along with your own camera be sure to bring along any other equipment you'll need such as a sturdy tripod
From $281.00

Bridal Veil Falls Tips (39)

Bridal Veil Falls in April 2011

Because of the heavy precipitation in the Sierras during 2010-2011 winter, Bridal Veil Falls was particularly spectacular in April 2011. The asphalt trail leading to the base of the falls overflowed...
atufft's Profile Photo
Apr 26, 2011

Bridalveil Falls

The trail to Bridalveil falls is easily accessed from a pulloff area on Southside Drive or a parking area off of Wawona Drive. From Southside drive it is less than 1/2 mile of easy walking. From...
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Aug 07, 2012

Bridal Veil Falls

One of the wonders Yosemite NP is famous for is the large number of waterfalls. One of the most beautiful is this one, called Bridal Veil Falls. Like many of the falls within the park, you can hike up...
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Jun 08, 2006


Bridalveil Falls is one the few falls in Yosemite that doesn't dry up in the summer months. It is also the most accessible in the entire park. Just a 1/2 mile trek from the parking lot off the Wawona...
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May 07, 2005

Bridalviel Falls

Bridalviel Fall is a short walk from a spacious parking lot. It is the waterfall that can be seen from Tunnel View directly across the valley from El Capitan. Follow the paved trail in the southeast...
Ischyros's Profile Photo
Sep 10, 2002

Magnificent Falls, Easy Walk

The walk to Bridal Veil Falls takes hardly any energy at all. It's maybe the equivalent of a city block, and suddenly, there you are. The sun shining through the spray of the waterfall created a...
Rixie's Profile Photo
Aug 22, 2010

Bridle Veil Falls in April 2013

This year, I didn't walk up to the base of the falls like I usually do because I was chauffeuring my elderly parents. But, I did get several good pictures of the big flowing falls, plus images of...
atufft's Profile Photo
Apr 06, 2013

Bridalveil Fall

Bridalveil Fall is located near the west end of Yosemite Valley, across the Valley floor from El Capitan. It's one of the first photo stops to welcome visitors to the Valley. At 620 feet, it's not the...
mht_in_la's Profile Photo
Nov 03, 2003

Bridal Veil Falls

This is the second highest falls in the park and the highest one that runs year round. it plunges 189 meters from the surrounding mountains into the Yosemite valley. There is an about 1/2 mile trail...
Jim_Eliason's Profile Photo
Jan 30, 2016

Bridalveil Fall

From the tunnel to Tunnel view, your next stop will be Bridalveil fall. You see the fall as you drive down towards the tunnel, but from the parking lot, the falls is giant and so close. From the...
Africancrab's Profile Photo
May 23, 2013

Viewing Bridal Veil Falls and the Indian Legend

I am a Yosemite Indian and when viewing Bridal Veil Falls, which we Yosemite Paiute people call Pohono there is a tale that goes with the falls. While many visitors see it as a very beautiful place we...
Yosemite_Indian's Profile Photo
Jul 26, 2006

One more picture

I can't add anything more information than what's here now, but here's another picture for you to enjoy.
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Nov 28, 2004
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Things to Do Near Bridal Veil Falls

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Ribbon Falls

Ribbon Falls goes away in summer, so the best time to visit this beauty is definitely in spring. Here are images from Spring 2013, somewhat of a drought year, but just after a small rain storm. For...
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Sentinel Dome

This is a hiking trail that you MUST take when you visit yosemite. The ease vs the reward comparison is unmatched in the whole park. Located just two to three miles before the end of Glacier Point...
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Ahwahnee Hotel

We didn't stay at the Ahwahnee Hotel, so I can't comment on its lodging attributes, but we did have a few rounds at the bar after a long day of hiking, and we spent about 30-40 minutes walking around...
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This is a must do, even if there is traffic. The views are amazing and there are plenty of parking along side the road if there is a view you would like to see a little longer.Coming into the valley,...
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Glacier Point

Nothing prepares you for what you see when you get to Glacier Point in Yosemite. It is a high point way above the valley floor. From the gate, it is about a 25-30 minute drive. There is parking and...
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Numerous native Americans, pioneers, and park visitors are buried at the cemetery that is located between the museum complex and the worker residential housing to the west. Most notable that I found...
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Getting to Bridal Veil Falls


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