Tuolumne Meadows: Soda Springs and Parsons Lodge Trail

  • Soda Springs Trail in Yosemite National Park.
  • The historic Parson's Lodge along the Soda Springs Trail in Yosemite.
  • Soda Springs in Yosemite National Park, CA.

Hiking

Dogs No

1.5 (miles)

 Easy

Out & Back

Minimal (Elev. Δ - ft)

California

Yosemite

Soda Springs and Parsons Lodge is an easy kid friendly day hike in Yosemite National Park's Tuolumne Meadows. Soda Springs and Parsons Lodge is a quick hike in Yosemite that is great trail for the whole family. Prepare yourself for meadows saturated with wildflowers, the bubbling cold water of Soda Springs, panoramic views of the Cathedral Range and a colorful history that compliments all the scenery. This trail is a great choice for hikers traveling with small children. There is camping available in Yosemite National Park.

History

Parsons Lodge was built by the Sierra Club in 1915.

Red Tape

Entrance, Camping and Backcountry Fees
Contact: Public Information Office PO Box 577 Yosemite, CA 95389

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Best Hiking Trails for Kids in Yosemite National Park

Wildlife on this Trail

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