Nature Center at Happy Isles, Yosemite National Park

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Nature Center at Happy Isles is a small museum that puts the wildlife of Yosemite National Park on display. View the interactive displays about the area's natural history and stuffed versions of the animals that inhabit it. After exploring the museum, you can hike one of the forested trails that start here, or enjoy a riverside picnic. Open May to September, the nature center offers free entry. Using our custom trip planner, Yosemite National Park attractions like Nature Center at Happy Isles can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Trail applicable insert restrict employment coating, winter hiking trails and services will wear anti-slip shoes, no entering into slippery to walk in the snow. Keep warm in the winter, beauty 優 along is worth future ㄧ times
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  • The Nature Center was closed when we were there in December but we really enjoyed walking the nearby short trail across the bridge. That morning the weather was perfect, sun started to shine glimmerin...  more »
  • In the tour bus No. 16 bus stop can be reached. Public toilets nearby. Walk about 10 minutes walk along the River will take you. It is a place like the Oirase. Bobcat have encountered by chance.
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  • They let us visit even though they were officially closed for the season. Happy memories with the kids.
  • Good for activities such as easy nature walks for families.
  • Informative facility with the obligatory gift shop. Covers geography, history, and wildlife. Definitely worth visiting if in the area.
  • Good for quick turn around. Closed during the winter
  • great hike but too many people leaving trash everywhere! C'mon people show some respect!!
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