Yosemite National Park

Some tall tales are real

Yosemite is the land of the impossible. Trees that grow to a staggering size. Immense rock faces that dare the intrepid to scale them. A valley that looks like it was sculpted by the hands of the divine.

In the Yosemite National Park region, things are truly larger than life. From astonishing waterfalls to forests filled with the fragrant scent of ponderosa pine, Yosemite offers a sensory experience unlike any other.

The famed Sierra naturalist John Muir said that “Going to the woods is going home.” Yosemite is waiting to welcome you. And a few days here change every one that follows.

Half Dome

The word “iconic” gets overused, but it definitely applies to this massive monolith.

El Capitan

Towering El Cap has been captivating the boldest among us for centuries.

Yosemite Valley

As soon as you get your first glimpse of it, a world of staggering beauty springs to life.

Vernal Falls

Watch for rainbows on this popular hike up to a waterfall high in the mountains.

Glacier Point

Get an eagle-eyed view of Yosemite Valley from this vantage point over 3,000 feet above the valley floor.

Tuolumne Meadows

Take a long walk through the wildflowers in this idyllic setting in Yosemite’s high country.

Popular Activities

There are plenty of Yosemite hot spots, but here are a few of the must-sees.

Tenaya Lodge tour bus at Yosemite Valley

Guided Tours

There’s so much gold in Yosemite and guided tours ensure you’ll see it all.

Two visitors hiking in Yosemite National Park


With countless trails, Yosemite is a beautiful place to explore.

A rock climber in Yosemite National Park

Rock Climbing

Rock climbing was born in the Sierra Nevada mountains, and it’s easy to see why.

Fishing in Yosemite National Park


Yosemite’s mountain streams and lakes are from an angler’s dream.

Explore Lodging

Located near Yosemite National Park’s south entrance, Tenaya Lodge features a range of spacious and comfortable accommodations, numerous dining facilities, and a wide variety of amenities and on-site activities.

Main Lodge guestroom interior at Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite

Lodge Rooms

Featuring a coveted AAA® Four-Diamond rating, our main lodge rooms are perfect for those who want to stay centrally located near our many resort amenities. Learn more.
Living room interior of The Explorer Cabins at Tenaya Lodge

Explorer Cabins

Our 2-bedroom Explorer Cabins feature a covered porch, a wetbar with compact fridge and freezer, microwave, and Keurig, plus access to all resort amenities. Learn more.
The Cottages at Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite interior

Cottage Rooms and Suites

Just a short walk from the main lodge, our Cottage Rooms and Suites offer a fireplace and private balcony or patio in all units, plus access to all resort amenities. Learn more.


It’s hard to fully convey the majesty of Yosemite, but these photos offer a hint.

Visit Yosemite

If you’re going to Yosemite, you’re going to love Tenaya Lodge. Just two miles from Yosemite National Park, this is your basecamp for adventure.