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Travelling to and visiting Yosemite National Park in Winter and most of Spring, when snow is on the ground. Includes visiting in winter, snow play, downhill and nordic skiing, ice skating, snowshoeing, and snow camping.

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Postby _Gabe_ » Mon Dec 26, 2011 12:45 pm

I would say I am more of a spring/summer Yosemite visitor but in the past years I have really grown to appreciate the winter. I have been wanting to go for weeks now to catch Yosemite in full winter mode but where's the snow!?! Is this typical or is looking like a dry winter?
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Postby dan » Mon Dec 26, 2011 3:13 pm

Yes, it's a dry Winter. The Tioga Road has been open more often than not this December, which is unusual.

That said, the snow is often chancy in December. February is the month with the most snow--by then it usually has snowed enough to have a good base at Badger Pass and Glacier Point Road.
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