Yosemite Backpacking Tours

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Yosemite Hiking Tours

Our Yosemite hiking tours include backpacking trips, basecamp tours, inn-based tours, and day hike tours. See trip style descriptions and tour offerings below.

Yosemite Backpacking Tours

If you're interested in experiencing Yosemite National Park in a powerful, adventurous and unique way then a backpacking trip is for you! Our Yosemite backpacking offerings range from ultra-famous hikes like Half Dome to remote, off-the-beaten-path trips like our High Sierra Loop. Regardless of which trip you choose, you'll spend several days in intimate contact with the waterfalls, views, glacial-carved valleys, massive domes, and peaceful backcountry of Yosemite! Choose from 11 outstanding backpacking tours in Yosemite.

Trip Duration Difficulty (1-5)
Yosemite Valley's North Rim 3-4 days Level 3 or 4
Rancheria Falls 3 days Level 3
Classic Summits 4 days Level 3
Half Dome 2-3 days Level 3
Young Lakes - Mt Conness 3 days Level 3
High Sierra Loop 4 days Level 3
Grand Canyon of the Tuolumne 4 days Level 4
Cathedral Range 6-7 days Level 4
Red Peak Pass Loop 6 days Level 5
Little Yosemite Valley 3 days Level 3
Tuolumne Meadows 4 days Level 3
Basecamp Yosemite Hiking Tour

Our Yosemite Basecamp Hiking Tours are an opportunities explore the highlights of Yosemite on a variety of exciting, diverse tour options throughout the Park. We'll tackle what we consider to be the best hikes in Yosemite, which take us to thundering waterfalls, jaw-dropping views, towering granite monoliths, glacial-sculpted cliffs and valleys, remote mountains and more. Each evening we'll return to our comfortable basecamps where we'll enjoy showers, fantastic outdoor meals, campfires and relaxation.

We offer 3 different Yosemite Basecamp Hiking Tours. Click here for more information.

Trip Duration Difficulty (1-5)
Yosemite Basecamp Tour 5 days Level 2
Spring Basecamp Tour 4 days Level 2
Tuolumne Basecamp Tour 4 days Level 2
Inn-based Yosemite Hiking Trip

If you want to experience the best of Yosemite in style, these trips are for you! Our Yosemite Inn-based Hiking Tours combine the best hikes in Yosemite with comfortable and cozy lodging in or just outside Yosemite Valley. One benefit of staying outside the Valley, or staying in the Valley in the winter, is the peace and quite we'll have between our day hikes. The, like on our basecamp tour, will take us to thundering waterfalls, jaw-dropping views, towering granite monoliths, glacial-sculpted cliffs and valleys, remote mountains and more!

We offer 2 inn-based tours: a 5-day comprehensive experience of Yosemite, and a 4-day winter hiking/snowshoeing trip.

Trip Duration Difficulty (1-5)
Yosemite Inn-based Tour 5 days Level 2
Yosemite in Winter Tour 4 days Level 2
Yosemite Day Hike Tours

Yosemite is a big place, in fact a massive place with endless possibilities for sight-seeing, scenic drives, hikes and more. Maximize your visit by joining one of our guided Yosemite day hikes! Join one of our expert guides for a long, fulfulling hike through some of the best scenery in Yosemite. Enjoy the knowledge and stories your guide conveys as you hike and soak up the views. If you want to make the most of your time at Yosemite, join us for a day of hiking you'll never forget! Choose from 7 spectacular day hike tours in Yosemite.

Trip Duration Difficulty (1-5)
Half Dome Day Hike 10-14 hours Level 4
Vernal and Nevada Falls 4-6 hours Level 1
Panorama Trail 5-7 hours Level 3
Upper Yosemite Falls 5-7 hours Level 1
Cathedral Lakes 4-6 hours Level 1
Mariposa Grove 2-4 hours Level 2
Taft Point - Sentinel Dome 4-6 hours Level 2
Sequoia Kings Canyon Backpacking Trips

South of Yosemite are two national parks many people haven't heard much about - and that's part of what makes them so special! Sequoia and Kings Canyon are two lesser-known gems that offer incredible backpacking, camping, hiking and adventure. Known for their giant trees and towering alpine mountains, they also offer rejuvenating solitude and breathtaking mountain scenery. Come hike the Sierras with us, camp under the stars, and enjoy one of the best kept secrets in America's national park system! Choose from 4 phenomenal backpacking tours in Sequoia and Kings Canyon.

Trip Duration Difficulty (1-5)
Alta Meadows & Pear Lake 3-4 days Level 4
Sawtooth Pass Loop 5 days Level 4
High Sierra & Western Divide 5 days Level 5
Rae Lakes Loop 6-7 days Level 5
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Testimonials

"Once again, Wildland Trekking showed me the wonders of the world. Yosemite Classic Summits was a fantastic journey through a magnificent and wonderful land. My guide was well prepared, well trained and educated, and extremely personable, not to mention a great cook! The office staff was great, answering questions or concerns quickly and efficiently, providing a thorough checklist so that I was as ready as possible. I can't wait for my next hiking trip and will definitely choose Wildland to show me how it's done." - Cheryl S.



"Chris and Sam were excellent guides, creating a happy group atmosphere, and tailoring the hikes to our diverse group's needs and abilities. Adventurous hikes through magnificent country took me out of my comfort zone without ever feeling unsafe. The campsites and gear were great, and our guides provided superb food. It was an unforgettable holiday and I'm already planning for next year!" - Hilary C.



"Our trip excee ded all expectations! Sandra was a wonderful guide -- she was very knowledgable, accurately assessed our abilities and planned accordingly and was a bundle of fun. Loved it-- would definitely recommend this trip and Sandra to anyone who is interested." - Rita P.