Glacier Point Hike | Glacier Point Everything to Know About


Glacier point is situated on the south wall of Yosemite Valley at a height of 7,214 feet making it 3,200 feet above Half Dome Village. The Yosemite is well known for its hiking as it has hiking trails along side of the massive mountains. These trails have flowing waterfalls which is an attraction for the hikers and the visitors there.


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These mountains are enclosed in plant life. This Valley is easily accessible to the cars as its roads are fully developed and Yosemite Valley also has its own transportation known as “Glacier Point Tour” that is easily available for the visitors and for the Tourist who want to explore the beauty of the Glacier Point, the tour bus leaves from Yosemite Lodge and it costs $54 round trip and $27 one way.

This way you can reach on top of the mountains greatest and can have a glimpse of its eye pleasing view from such point as it’ll show an immense range of scenic beauty. You will see beautifully vegetated mountains, birds flying and floating clouds everywhere. From there you can see the Yosemite Valley, Half Dome, High sierra is located 30 miles from Yosemite Valley, Yosemite Falls, Vernal Falls and Nevada Fall. In winters the Glacier Point is packed with snow therefore creating a platform where you can also do skiing which would be so much fun for adults and kids.

If you’re planning to spend some of your vacations in Glacier Point then there are hotels near Yosemite Valley awaiting for you such as 1.Yosemite Valley Lodge near 1.9mi from Glacier Point. This hotel will charge you about $192 which is a hefty price tag but the place is just as amazing as the hotel. Management also provides you with an option to reserve rooms ahead of your visit and cancellation if you change your mind and it is all free of cost. 2. Yosemite View Lodge this lodge is 14mi away from Glacier Point. This hotel costs $116 per night.

Both of these hotels provide a very hospitable environment to their guests and consist of a very cooperative faculty to assist you along your stay. From hygienic room service and beautiful rooms to breathtaking views these hotels have it all making your experience one that you will never forget.

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