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Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias - CLOSED

Yosemite National Park, Yosemite National Park, CA 95389
+1 209-372-0200
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Yeah it's closed - turn around and go home

Why bother coming here anyway. We came to see the big trees. This grove has been closed for two... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
770MCP
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Mariposa Grove

I was noticing that this attraction is marked closed. I'm sure it's a beauty but it seems to be... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MuftiVancouver
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Vancouver, Canada
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Yosemite National Park, Yosemite National Park, CA 95389
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Why bother coming here anyway. We came to see the big trees. This grove has been closed for two years. Shame on you NPS. Glacier Point was also closed. Oh if you want to see the other grove of Sequoia trees, be prepared to hike...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was noticing that this attraction is marked closed. I'm sure it's a beauty but it seems to be possible to write a review for this closed attraction from the "Write a review" link in one's profile page. TA have been advised.

Thank MuftiVancouver
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Mariposa Grove is a sequoia grove located near Wawona but a little to the east of Yosemite National Park. As most of Yosemite's attractions are concentrated to the west side of the park (Wawona, Yosemite Valley, Tioga and Tuolumne, Glacier Point, and Hetch Hetchy areas),...More

Thank IheartZephyr
Reviewed 21 June 2016

This place has the trees you're looking for, and it's very close to Yosemite. Yes, there are bigger trees in other groves, but as a human being you can't tell anyway. They are huge, and impressive!

Thank bhons21
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Yosemite is amazing but this little hike was a bit boring . The trees not as tall as mariposa but mariposa was closed when we went to visit. Still cool!

Thank Sara L
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Do you like silence? Peace and quiet? Do you like listening to the sounds of nature, perhaps listen to what the trees may say to you? Then this is your place. Mariposa Grove doesn't get as many visitors as many of the other areas of...More

Thank LJ007007
Reviewed 27 January 2016

It's a bit of a detour from the valley, but well worth the trip. The car park at the grove is usually very busy, but there's a regular free bus service from the secondary car park at the Wawona Hotel, a couple of miles away....More

Thank Dan T
Reviewed 1 January 2016

We loved the giant sequoias and our kids too!!! We were amazed by all those trees, and felt the nature as it is, our unique home, MOTHER EARTH!!!

Thank Me_gustan_los_viajes
Reviewed 19 November 2015

From the parking and viewing platform of ”Tunnel View” in Yosemite Valley to the ”Grizzly Giant” Sequoia tree in Mariposa Grove you have to drive 40 kilometer southward on a well asphalted, but very winding road, so allow extra driving time. Mariposa Grove charges 20...More

1  Thank Guegues
Reviewed 10 September 2015

The mariposa grove is located some distance from the main park features. It took us about 1 hour to drive there from main visitor center and hotel. Once there we were astonished by the size of the sequoias. Well worth the trip to see. There...More

Thank David W
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