Yosemite is returning to normal operations! The visitor center, museum, and Wawona and Hodgdon Meadows Campgrounds all reopen tomorrow (Monday). The Mariposa Grove will reopen later in the week. Ranger-led programs resume tomorrow, and entrance stations will be staffed as usual. pic.twitter.com/m9ZIkkYRl8— Yosemite National Park (@YosemiteNPS) January 27, 2019
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Parts of the park will open Monday during normal hours including:
- Yosemite Valley Visitor Center
- Yosemite Museum
- Hetch Hetchy
- Hodgdon Meadow
- Wawona campgrounds
- Mist Trail/John Muir Trail (winter route)
NPS officials said The Mariposa Grove and Crane Flat Snow Play Area are to reopen later this week after restroom maintenance is complete.
Rangers will also return to provide hikes, programs and services to visitors.
Businesses in Mariposa County and visitors have long awaited the reopening of the park following the government shutdown.