Snowshoe Yosemite: Valley Vistas atop Dewey Point - Trip 3

Yosemite visitors enjoy a guided snowshoe tour to Dewey Point.
March 20, 2016

Experience the joy of snowshoeing through a winter forest wonderland and emerging at the breathtaking Dewey Point vista on the south rim of Yosemite Valley. Located at the West End of Yosemite Valley, Dewey Point offers striking views of Leaning Tower, Ribbon Fall and El Capitan. Along the way, your experienced naturalist guide will point out winter wildlife, animal tracks, coniferous, deciduous trees and more. Participants will take a break to enjoy lunch at Dewey Point and take the scenic route back to Badger Pass. This trek will start at 8 am at Badger Pass Ski Area.

The Experience Package includes park entry (as needed) and camping at Upper Pines Campground (March 18–20). Camping is not required to participate. Upgrade your accommodations to stay at Yosemite Lodge at the Falls (March 18–20), Any unused rooms in the room block will be released 45 days before the program. Information about upgrading will be emailed after you sign up.View a suggested snowshoe walk packing list.

Hiking: Moderately challenging, depending on the snow conditions; about 7 miles round-trip
Elevation: 7,000'
Experience Package: $99