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Q&A: Any advice on camping in Yosemite in the winter?

Question by Tim: Any guidance on camping in Yosemite in the winter months?
I am camping in Yosemite in a few of weeks. Does anyone know how crowded it is? I know it is really challenging to find a tent camping site in the summer, but I am hoping this will not be the scenario in February. If you know about winter crowds there, allow me know.

Best reply:

Remedy by chris w
only one/2 the campsites are accessible on a 1st arrive foundation weather conditions permitting and you have to have reservations in six months in advance for the relaxation, on that be aware great luck. Snow is everywhere and tioga pass is closed till march at the earliest weather permitting. Exterior the park at reduced elevations you may possibly locate camping internet sites offered.

•Yosemite Valley: Upper Pines Campground is open on a first-come, 1st-served foundation. North and Reduced Pines Campgrounds are closed for the time. Camp 4 is open on a initial-come, 1st-served foundation.

•Outside Yosemite Valley:
Hodgdon Meadow and Wawona Campgrounds are open on a very first-arrive, 1st-served foundation. Crane Flat, Tamarack Flat, Porcupine Flat, Tuolumne Meadows, White Wolf, Yosemite Creek, and Bridalveil Creek Campgrounds are closed for the period.

Winter months crowds are much less of program but that nonetheless matches it is availability.

Again good luck

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