Wapama Falls Trail

  • Wapama Falls in Yosemite National Park.
  • Wapama Falls in Yosemite National Park.
  • Wapama Falls in Yosemite National Park.

Hiking

Dogs No

Waterfall

lake

5 (miles)

 Moderate

Out & Back

~500 (+) (Elev. Δ - ft)

California

Yosemite

This trail to Wapama Falls is a fantastic hike in the Hetch Hetchy area of Yosemite. The trail has amazing wildflowers and ample opportunities for wildlife viewing in addition to the waterfall. Keep an eye peeled for poison oak remember leaves of three, let it be. This trail a crowd pleaser for the whole family. There is camping available in Yosemite National Park.

History

The O'Shaughnessy Dam flooded the Hetch Hetchy Valley in the early 20th century. Many say the valley before it was flooded rivaled Yosemite in sheer beauty.

Red Tape

Entrance, Camping & Backpacking Fees
Contact: Public Information Office PO Box 577 Yosemite, CA 95389

California Trails

Yosemite Trails

Wildlife on this Trail

Plants on this Trail

Area Map

Sorry, the PDF couldn't be displayed :(

Download/Full Screen

Get Directions to Wapama Falls Trail