Where Is Yosemite Gateway Rentals in Relation to Yosemite?
This vacation rental home has convenient access to Yosemite. It is located between Yosemite’s West entrance and Yosemite’s South Gate. It is located only 5 miles from the town of Mariposa on a paved road, only 35 miles from the Yosemite West entrance. This scenic route takes you through the Merced River Valley, where you would enter the park through the beautiful Arch Rock entrance. This route along HW 140 is the recommended route into the park. Highway 140 is known as the all weather highway because it is a lower elevation than the other routes into the park and generally an easier drive. Chains may be required at certain times of the year, however, and can be rented in Mariposa. For road conditions and to find out about chain requirements, the number to call is 209-372-0200. The alternate route through Oakhurst is approximately 35 miles to Yosemite’s South Gate.
Our central location between two Yosemite gates puts us in a great vantage point. It’s an easy day trip to drive through one gate, take in the main attractions of the park, and circle through with still enough time to come home for dinner.
Mariposa is a quaint historic town that has many services and sources of entertainment that our Yosemite guests enjoy. Mariposa provides a country, Old West atmosphere, and is less congested than some of the other venues. Mariposa doesn’t even have any traffic lights. There are friendly people who cater to our Yosemite visitors with all kinds of services that are geared to make your vacation time fun and relaxing. There are private tours available inside and outside of the park, catering services, and year round festivals that are sure to please everyone in the family. Call us for more information. We’ll be happy to help you make this a vacation you’ll cherish.
The drive into the Yosemite West Gate: