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Things to Do at Mariposa Grove

Rediscovered by Galen Clark and Milton Mann in 1857, the Mariposa Grove now is the largest natural sanctuary for the Giant Sequoia trees in Yosemite National Park. With several hundreds of mature examples of these natural wonders, the oldest tree in the Grove, Grizzly Giant, is about 1900-2400 years old and a staggering 210 feet tall.


  • Hours: 24/7/365
  • Prices: $20 per vehicle or $10 per person


  • Daily Horseback Tours


  • Hiking
  • Backpacking
  • Camping


  • What are the fees for visiting Mariposa Grove?

    All visitors must pay a park entrance fee of $20 per vehicle. Otherwise, the fee is $10 for persons arriving on foot, bicycle, motorcycle, horseback on via non-commercial bus.
  • Is Mariposa Grove open year round?

    Yes, however, the two-mile Mariposa Grove Road is closed from approximately December through March. During this time, you will have to visit the area on foot or by skiing.

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