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8 Family-Friendly Hikes in Yosemite National Park

Introduce your family to one of the most beautiful places on the planet.

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Yosemite National Park is home to some of America’s most treasured wilderness and it’s almost certainly already on your bucket list. If you plan to bring the whole family along and you’re looking for a more low-key adventure in the park, check out one of these 8 family-friendly hikes. We've also included an intermediate hike or two in case you’ve got older kids (or tough youngsters!) who are up for a challenge.

Whatever your family's style, there's a fantastic lodging option that will fit your needs. Stay in a beautiful campsite or cabin or check out one of our favorites, The Majestic Yosemite Hotel, for a more luxurious retreat. 

Adventure by Basak Prince

Adventure by Shane Wolf

Adventure by Sarah Giek

Adventure by Sarah Giek

Adventure by Tiffany Nguyen

Adventure by Sarah Giek

Adventure by Brynn Schmidt

Adventure by Joel Bear

We want to acknowledge and thank the past, present, and future generations of all Native Nations and Indigenous Peoples whose ancestral lands we travel, explore, and play on. Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations. Please explore responsibly!

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