Hands down, Yosemite is one of the most stunning displays of natural beauty I have ever witnessed, and is made even more a must-see Californian National Park with it's thoughtful accessibility and management. There's a safe, family (but also worldly) friendly feeling as soon as you enter and drive through the valley. And then out of the tunnel, that epic view explodes in front you...and wow, just wow! Mother Nature's gifts are no joke in this playground, and here were our favourite parts:
"It is easier to feel than to realize, or in any way explain, Yosemite grandeur."
- John Muir
THE BEST SETUP PARK I'VE EVER SEEN
Road tripping in our van straight from Sequoia the night before, we knew to expect a pretty awesome park setup, but this was next level kind of organisation! Divided, perfect roads with proper guttering and signage throughout was probably better than any other road we've experienced in the states. And the park has everything from lodgings and stores, to restaurants and even a museum and art gallery. We took our time driving through and stopping at every view, waterfall and walkway, eventually settling in for the night at Upper Pines, the largest and fartherest camping area and backed by
DO GO CHASING WATERFALLS
“This grand show is eternal. It is always sunrise somewhere; the dew is never all dried at once; a shower is forever falling; vapor ever rising.”
- John Muir
EXPLORE YOSEMITE WITH US | USA #VANLIFE ROAD TRIP 2018
When was the last time you were surrounded by natural beauty that took your breathe away?
I hope you make it your mission to see this place in this lifetime if you haven't already.