Midpines-El Portal, CA 140 Gateway to Yosemite - My Yosemite Park

Midpines-El Portal, CA 140 Gateway to Yosemite

Located on CA 140, the community of Midpines is 20 miles from Yosemite’s Arch Rock Entrance. There are several bed-and-breakfasts and guest ranches here.
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Merced River with El Capitan in the Background

Merced River in Yosemite Valley with El Capitan in the Background

Park gateway on the scenic Merced River.

Located on CA 140, the community of Midpines is 20 miles from Yosemite’s Arch Rock Entrance. There are several bed-and-breakfasts and guest ranches here.

El Portal, just outside the Arch Rock Entrance, is the office for O.A.R.S., a rafting guide service that does trips on the Wild and Scenic Merced and Tuolumne Rivers.

Surrounded by national forest and Bureau of Land Management sites, both towns are convenient bases for recreation

For more information:
www.yosemite.com/mariposa-county/midpines-and-el-portal/