"Western Gateway to Yosemite" Top 5 Page for this destination Mariposa by goingsolo
Mariposa Travel Guide: 43 reviews and 87 photos
Mariposa is a small town located about 30 miles west of the Arch Rock entrance into Yosemite. Its a small community which makes a great place to stay overnight if you're planning to tour Yosemite. There's a collection of motels and restaurants and its a less costly alternative to staying in the park. Although its only 30 or so miles from Yosemite, the drive along the winding road with its steep turns will take almost an hour.
- Pros:A great place to stay if you're visiting Yosemite
- Cons:A small town lacking in things to do
- In a nutshell:A pit stop for visiting Yosemite
EC Lodge is a great motel located just east of the main street of Mariposa. Its a no frills type of place, and you'd... more travel advice
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