Tunnel View

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Kathrine
Pennsylvania354 contributions
Beautiful
Oct 2021
We wanted to see the view coming out of the tunnel - so drove through and turned around. Just magnificent. There are parking lots on both sides of the road so please do stop and get out and admire the beauty. It's well worth it.
Written 28 October 2021
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Durga M
Dubai, United Arab Emirates1,004 contributions
Spectacular view
Oct 2021 • Business
We planned a day trip to Yosemite National park which I realised is too short, however we had no plans for hiking so it was more of covering significant points.
The one of the views that thrilled us was the tunnel view you come out of the tunnel and there are parking lots on each side.
And lo be hold the view is amazing covering the half dome pine trees.
Must be on the to do list
Written 15 October 2021
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janicepk
Annapolis, MD907 contributions
Excellent Vista
Aug 2021
so cool to come out of the tunnel for this spectacular view. we almost didn't turn in but saw the crowds and decided to go. well worth it !
Written 13 October 2021
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MichaelS848484
Pittsburgh, PA424 contributions
Great view as you enter the valley, but see it on your way OUT to avoid crowds
Jun 2021
This is the easiest way to get a view just as you are entering the valley. It gets crowded, though, as you'd expect. We bypassed this on the way into the park (it seems most cars were turning in). We got an earlier start on our hike, then hit it on the way out, which I recommend. The views are phenomenal, with minimal effort (just get out of the car & walk to the overlook, which is very close).
Written 23 September 2021
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eleanor G
Newport, RI298 contributions
Spectacular
Aug 2021
What a fantastic view of nature at it it's best! Its too bad that there was so much smoke from the fires that some of ours views were limited.
Written 23 August 2021
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doublemdoublet
Clifton, VA1,053 contributions
S T A Y >>> R I G H T my friend
Jun 2021
Most rubber necking in the Tunnel is because most drivers want the immediate Left Turn. Avoid them! TIP: Turn Right into the adjacent Parking Lot. Same Views! Its just the second overflow lot. So much simpler. Usually has more parking spaces. Easy to crosswalk over and even easier to leave this lot because you don't conflict with Dark Tunnel cars coming at you. That was so easy.
Written 9 August 2021
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bobbyza
Phoenix, AZ313 contributions
Great Expansive View!
Jul 2021
Tunnel View Overlook is considered to be one of the most photographed spots in the US.. My wife and I had ikied Vernal Falls in the morning and leaving Yosemite Village decided to head out to Tunnel View by taking California 41 (also known as Wawona Road) . There are two relatively small parking lots , one either side of the road, but my wife and I had no trouble finding a spot midday.. From the Overlook one can take in the giant granite forations of Half Dome, El Capitan, Sentinel Rock, Cathedral Rocks, and the 620 ft Bridalveil Falls (which had less water then). From this stop, we proceeded slightly west and due south on Wawona Road out to Mariposa Grove to hike and witness the Grizzly Giant (2700 year old Sequoia).
Written 7 August 2021
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MCHE88
Houston, TX51 contributions
Yosemite Must stop views!
Jul 2021
This is definitely a must stop/do place. It has the most amazing views. The pictures definitely don't do it justice. It can get crowded at times but we past it many times going in/out of Yosemite so it gave us many chances to get great photos.
Written 19 July 2021
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Anthony S
Roanoke, VA569 contributions
Must see while in YNP.
Jun 2021 • Friends
Million Dollar View. Everyone has seen the pictures and it looks awe inspiring, but when you come out the end of Wawona Tunnel for the first time, it is truly a WOW experience. Pictures truly don’t do this justice. A must see when you are in YNP.
Written 17 July 2021
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Vicki69072
Saint Paul, MN104 contributions
The epitome of Yosemite!
Jun 2021
You come out of the tunnel and WHAM! Both El Capitan and Half dome are visible. Amazing view - have your camera ready!
Written 12 July 2021
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