Yosemite Country Cottage

Address: Highway 140, Midpines, California, 209-742-75, United States | Ranch
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This ranch, located on Highway 140, Midpines, is near Yosemite Lodge Amphitheater, Parsons Memorial, and Trail Camp.
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    Travel Blogs from Midpines

    Lodi to Mariposa/Midpines-Yosemite

    A travel blog entry by evbrucesandy on Sep 22, 2014

    1 comment, 30 photos

    ... Place of a Gaping Mouth". A hotel named Ahwahnee sits within the park and it is beautiful!

    Congress designated over three million acres of the Sierra Nevada for protection in the National Wilderness Preservation System which included 95% of Yosemite National Park. The discovery of gold in the Sierra Nevada foothills in 1848 brought thousands of gold seekers to the area and once word of Yosemite's beauty ...

    Sorry.... Wow!

    A travel blog entry by ruthii on Aug 11, 2014

    ... leads to problems, as the bears can become aggressive, and then have to be shot. They can also be killed by traffic when making their way to inhabited areas of the park looking for easy pickings. For this reason, all food and cosmetics need to be locked away in a bear-proof locker outside the tent. Bears have a sense of smell that is 7 times better than that of a blood hound and can detect food in any form from huge distances away. They have also come to associate shapes ...

    The start of the Loop Trail

    A travel blog entry by millsontour on Jul 25, 2014

    2 comments, 11 photos

    ... the road alongside this beauty spot had galvanised people to try and avoid building so close to such beauty again. James TR arranged intros later after the big climb- one mile and 1000 feet. Great to get started.

    The effect of altitude was apparent and the climb was hard and we all felt remarkably breathless. Some of our group suffering more than others. James TR stopped at regular intervals to identify plants. First up was juniper. ...

    Last day

    A travel blog entry by tunnockscaramel on Jun 28, 2014

    50 photos

    ... for almost 30 seconds!

    After a lovely walk around the trees it was time to finally head back to base camp. We had a great meal in Mariposa on the way back to Davis. At dinner I discussed the merits of being in a populated area with proper showers and beds.

    "Yep," Ben responded, "Gotta start acting civilised." He finished the statement with an almighty belch and a loud expletive. I don't think civilisation will ever be ready for him.
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    The Most Beautiful Place Ever - Yosemite

    A travel blog entry by michelle.weeks2 on Jun 10, 2014

    11 photos

    ... surrounding it. This would have to be a highlight of the time we spent in Yosemite. Campfires and roasting marshmallows concluded each of our days much to Joel's pleasure. Joel did his second Junior Ranger Badge for this trip. He had to attend a Ranger Talk so chose for us all to do the one on the bears of Yosemite. This was pretty interesting and educational. Not sure if I would have been able to face down a bear and yell at it to scare it off if ...