An adventurer's playground, the Yosemite Wilderness comprises approximately 95% of Yosemite National Park.
Place Category: Community
Located 32 miles east of Yosemite Valley, Mariposa is the county seat of Mariposa County, CA, and a great stop on your way to or from Yosemite National Park.
Activities include antiquing, gold panning, and rock climbing, as well as hiking and backpacking, biking, camping, and fishing.
- Yosemite National Park.
- Stop in at the California State Mining and Mineral Museum for the guided tours and interpretive exhibits.