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The only Yosemite Tour Company offering custom guided Yosemite experiences (Adventure Hikes, Half Dome Hikes, Multi Day Backpack Trips, Nature Walks, Birding Walks, Wildflower Walks, Snowshoe Hikes and Photography Workshops) 12 months a year. We...more
Yosemite National Park, CA
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Reviewed September 11, 2008

During a trip out to the west coast, my boyfriend and I decided we had to fit in some time to see Yosemite. We had a window of a day and a half and we were hoping to get as much out of that as...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are a family of 3 adults and a 6 yr old boy from Singapore, on a tour with John. We did the trail walk of Sentinel Dome and Taft Point. John was very knowledgeable and gave us many insights and information of the park....More

Thank Wenli B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My fiancé and I booked the intermediate hike for our first trip to Yosemite. Our tour guide was Jay and he was fantastic. He kept an excellent pace and gave us a great rundown of the history of Yosemite while showing us the greatest views...More

Thank James L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I traveled to Yosemite October 7-10, 2018. It has been a dream of mine to climb to the summit of Half Dome. My experience with my guide and the journey to the summit with Explore was incredible. My guide John had safety as his top...More

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed October 2, 2018

I went on the photo workshop with Jay Sousa. He was excellent - a professional photographer and very easy going. I was nervous about the session but he soon put me at ease and it was very relaxed and enjoyable. I have been reluctant to...More

Thank Terraldinho
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

We only had a single full day on our big California Roadtrip, and decided it would probably best to maximise our day using a tour guide to have a full experience. Having looked around quite extensively, we decided to use this team and it proved...More

Thank leBullet
Reviewed September 12, 2018

Our guide, Ryan, took us on an unforgettable hike round May Lake (and a swim in the lake) well off the beaten track and away from the crowds - we didn't see anyone else for most of the hike. He was a wealth of interesting...More

Thank furtiveone
Reviewed September 7, 2018

From initial contact with Catherine , all communication as well as the hike was 1st class. Catherine and her team catered to all our requests , being somewhat novices hikers we wanted to taste a real Yosemite experience. We did a 8 mile trek with...More

Thank Scott W
Reviewed August 24, 2018

Catherine, who organizes the hikes, is very detail-oriented, organized, flexible, and aware of local road and weather conditions. She is like a wise owl. She even created step by step directions for me, was very understanding when I cancelled the trip less than 12 hours...More

Thank Boris O
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Our guide Jay was very knowledgeable in respect of the history of Yosemite and the habitat and inhabitants which was really interesting. He measured the pace to suit our fitness levels and ensured it was enjoyable as well as a bit of a challenge. Our...More

Thank Grant F
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

We had an excellent hike with our guide Jay. We chose a moderate hike, which was perfect for us. Its possible to choise different kind of hikes. Next time we would like to go out into the wilderness for a couples off days with Jay...More

Thank Michael H
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March 22, 2017|
Response from YExplore | Property representative |
Apologies for not answering this sooner. We were unaware of this section on the Tripadvisor site and never received a proper notification about this inquiry. We hope you had a memorable trip in Yosemite.
February 4, 2017|
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Response from YExplore | Property representative |
Apologies for not answering this sooner. We were unaware of this section on the Tripadvisor site and never received a proper notification about this inquiry. We hope you had a memorable trip in Yosemite. If you have not... More
Stefania P
March 12, 2016|
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Response from YExplore | Property representative |
Hello Stefania, Thank you so much for your inquiry. It is a great question. If you would like a beginner or moderate tour, I would suggest the hike. Although snow may fall in Yosemite in any month, there typically is not... More