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YExplore Yosemite Adventures - Day Tours

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About YExplore Yosemite Adventures - Day Tours
The only Yosemite Tour Company offering custom guided Yosemite experiences (Adventure Hikes, Half Dome Hikes, Multi Day Backpack Trips, Nature Walks, Birding Walks, Wildflower Walks, Snowshoe Hikes and Photography Workshops) 12 months a year. We guarantee smaller group sizes for a more personalized experience with our professional guides who are all local to Yosemite. We are a socially responsible company providing educational services that follow Leave No Trace principles to minimize our impact in nature to ensure that the ecology of the park will not be compromised. Custom Adventures, Workshops and Family Activities are available to Individuals and Groups of all ages and experience levels in every season.
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Yosemite National Park, CA, USA
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Guided Snowshoe Hike in Yosemite
4 reviews
US$110.00 per adult
US$110.00 per adult
Family Hike in Yosemite
7 reviews
US$88.89 per adult
Experience Yosemite: Beginner or Advanced Photography Lesson
3 reviews
US$400.00 per adult
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked this tour weeks ago and, unfortunately, there is a pretty nasty winter storm coming in this weekend and we had to cancel our tour. Due to the extreme weather conditions, they offered us a full refund. I am writing the review anyway because...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Robyn R
Reviewed 13 January 2019 via mobile

I first approached Yexplore to guide me up Half Dome in Yosemite three years ago. Had a great experience and felt really safe with John. He is knowledgeable and a great person all around. When I saw that he was guiding a tour to Kilimanjaro...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JACQUELINE M
Reviewed 4 December 2018

My guide was experienced hiking in the area and very knowledgeable. He went at my pace and there were lots of opportunities to take pictures. I highly recommend Yexplore.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Judy H
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

We are a family of 3 adults and a 6 yr old boy from Singapore, on a tour with John. We did the trail walk of Sentinel Dome and Taft Point. John was very knowledgeable and gave us many insights and information of the park....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank wenn02
Reviewed 28 October 2018

My fiancé and I booked the intermediate hike for our first trip to Yosemite. Our tour guide was Jay and he was fantastic. He kept an excellent pace and gave us a great rundown of the history of Yosemite while showing us the greatest views...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank James L
Reviewed 18 October 2018

I traveled to Yosemite October 7-10, 2018. It has been a dream of mine to climb to the summit of Half Dome. My experience with my guide and the journey to the summit with Explore was incredible. My guide John had safety as his top...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 2 October 2018

I went on the photo workshop with Jay Sousa. He was excellent - a professional photographer and very easy going. I was nervous about the session but he soon put me at ease and it was very relaxed and enjoyable. I have been reluctant to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Terraldinho
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

We only had a single full day on our big California Roadtrip, and decided it would probably best to maximise our day using a tour guide to have a full experience. Having looked around quite extensively, we decided to use this team and it proved...More

Thank leBullet
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Our guide, Ryan, took us on an unforgettable hike round May Lake (and a swim in the lake) well off the beaten track and away from the crowds - we didn't see anyone else for most of the hike. He was a wealth of interesting...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 7 September 2018

From initial contact with Catherine , all communication as well as the hike was 1st class. Catherine and her team catered to all our requests , being somewhat novices hikers we wanted to taste a real Yosemite experience. We did a 8 mile trek with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Scott W
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MikeH1973
22 March 2017|
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Response from YExplore | Property representative |
Apologies for not answering this sooner. We were unaware of this section on the Tripadvisor site and never received a proper notification about this inquiry. We hope you had a memorable trip in Yosemite.
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rosieDenver
4 February 2017|
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Response from YExplore | Property representative |
Apologies for not answering this sooner. We were unaware of this section on the Tripadvisor site and never received a proper notification about this inquiry. We hope you had a memorable trip in Yosemite. If you have not... More
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Stefania P
12 March 2016|
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Response from YExplore | Property representative |
Hello Stefania, Thank you so much for your inquiry. It is a great question. If you would like a beginner or moderate tour, I would suggest the hike. Although snow may fall in Yosemite in any month, there typically is not... More
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