Hiking Clouds Rest, Yosemite National Park.

The 10 Best Dayhikes in Yosemite

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By Michael Lanza

I’ll say it up front: The U.S. National Park System is without equal. The natural beauty, variety, pristine character, and scale of it have no parallel in the world. And everyone should set a lifetime goal of exploring as many of our 59 national parks as possible. But the truth is, a handful of flagship parks rise above the rest—including, unquestionably, Yosemite. Created in 1890, our third national park harbors some of the most breathtaking and inspiring wild lands in the entire parks system. And you can reach some of Yosemite’s finest views on dayhikes.

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3 Responses to The 10 Best Dayhikes in Yosemite

  1. Hiking Grandma   |  July 23, 2017 at 12:49 pm

    Wow! The Visor! I can only imagine the view from that spot! The information you provided in your articles is most helpful, very enjoyable reading. Hope I can get there someday. Until then, I thank you for taking your time to share your experiences.

    • Michael Lanza   |  July 23, 2017 at 11:54 pm

      Thanks, Hiking Grandma, and I hope you make that trip to Yosemite happen.

  2. Rod Benson   |  July 18, 2017 at 12:13 pm

    Nice list – One day I will make it to Yosemite, and this will be great resource to help plan the trip. Thanks.

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