Yosemite

Explore the Majestic Natural Beauty of Yosemite National Park

2025 Dates: May 22nd – October 27th

Under Canvas Yosemite is located on 85 acres of forested land featuring unique glamping accommodations, a main lobby tent complete with café-style dining, upscale lounge areas luxuriously furnished by West Elm, and other elevated offerings. Located just 10 minutes from the main entrance to Yosemite National Park at Big Oak Flat, our very first California location is easily accessible from the San Francisco Bay Area, Sacramento, and Northern California. Sleep amongst towering California Black Oak and Ponderosa Pine forests in king-size beds with plush linens and private, ensuite bathrooms. Immerse yourself in the stillness of nature and explore one of the nation’s most historic national parks from Under Canvas Yosemite, where a stay is part of the upscale, outdoor adventure!

Recognition

"Our spectacularly beautiful property will offer exceptional access to one of the most iconic national parks in the country, inviting guests to discover the beauty of the park and immersion in nature in an entirely new way."
Under Canvas
"The company chose the Golden State’s most visited national park for its first outpost, which will boast 80 acres of scenic land and amenities just a few miles from the west entrance of Yosemite National Park."
Travel + Leisure

Explore Under Canvas Yosemite

Amenities

Organic Bath Products

Organic Bath Products

Upscale, organic bath products stocked in your ensuite bathroom

Yosemite Shuttle Stop

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Walk to the YARTS shuttle stop providing car-free access to Yosemite National Park.

On-Site Dining

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Our menu embraces both seasonality and locally sourced produce

Experience Coordinator

Adventures Concierge

Let us help you plan the adventure of a lifetime

USB Battery Packs

USB Battery Packs

Charge your devices using our bedside battery packs

Fire Pit & S'mores

Fire Pits & Smores

Nightly fires and complimentary s’mores available

Complimentary Activities

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Live music, morning yoga, kids activities and more

West Elm Furnishings

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West Elm furnishings adorn our expansive lobby tents

Explore Yosemite National Park

Explore the grandeur of California’s Sierra Nevada Mountains with upscale, safari-inspired glamping tents just minutes away from Yosemite National Park. Known as “the most beautiful place on earth”, Yosemite Valley is known for its world-class rock-climbing among granite cathedrals and is a haven for stunning hikes, waterfall vistas, and abundant wildlife. Under Canvas Yosemite serves as the perfect base camp to explore some of the top natural wonders in the valley, including Glacier Point, Half Dome, El Capitan, and North America’s largest waterfall, Yosemite Falls, making it a true bucket-list destination.

 

Directions & Travel Info

Directions from Fresno Yosemite International Aiport

Get on CA-180 West and follow it for 2.9 miles. Take exit 57A for CA-99 North toward Sacramento. Follow CA-99 North for 28.5 miles and take exit 162 and take a right onto Rd. 22 and follow for 16 miles towards Le Grand, CA. Just after Le Grand, CA turn right onto S. Cunningham Rd and continue for 6.5 miles. Turn right onto CA-140 East and follow for 15.9 miles. Turn left towards Mt. Bullion Cutoff Rd and continue for 3 miles, then take a left onto CA-49 North for 21.6 miles. In Coulterville, CA, turn right onto Greeley Hill Rd and follow for 12.6 miles (turns into Smith Stanton Rd. after 8.4 miles). Turn right onto CA-120 (Big Oak Flat Rd.) and follow for 10.3 miles. Turn right on Hardin Flat Road where you will find signs for Under Canvas Yosemite.

Directions from Sacramento, CA

Take CA-99 South toward Fresno, CA for 45.9 miles. Take exit 252B for Golden Gate Ave (CA-4 East) and follow for 35 miles. Once you reach Copperopolis, CA turn right onto Main Street and continue onto O’Byrnes Ferry Rd. Turn left onto CA-108 East/CA-120 East (signs for Sonora). Turn right to continue on CA-120 East. Continue straight on CA-120 East as it becomes Montezuma Road. Follow for 33.8 miles and turn right onto Hardin Flat Road where you will see signs for Under Canvas Yosemite.

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Yosemite FAQs

  • Does Yosemite National Park have a shuttle?

    Yes, the free Yosemite Valley shuttle system, also called YARTS, provides free and convenient access around Yosemite Valley. Under Canvas Yosemite has a YARTS stop right outside of it’s entrance.

  • Does Yosemite National Park have redwoods?

    Yosemite National Park is home to the world’s most massive tree species, the Giant Sequoia, which is sometimes called the “Sierra Redwood”. Under Canvas Yosemite has California Black Oak and Ponderosa Pines on property.

  • How far is Yosemite National Park from San Francisco?

    Yosemite National Park is 170 miles or about three and a half hours from San Francisco, CA.

  • Is Yosemite National Park dog friendly?

    Dogs are allowed in Yosemite National Park on paved roads, sidewalks and bicycle paths as long as they are leashed. Dogs are not permitted on any non-paved trails. Dogs on a leash are allowed, but only on paved roads, sidewalks and bicycle paths. Under Canvas Yosemite is dog-friendly.

  • What is the best month to visit Yosemite National Park?

    The best times to visit Yosemite are May through October when the park is accessible, and the weather is comfortable. Under Canvas Yosemite is open May through October each year.

Culinary

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Food and Beverage at Under Canvas
Seasonal and Locally Sourced Menu

We feature seasonal food and beverage offerings that prioritize locally-sourced ingredients from nearby purveyors.

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S'mores at Under Canvas
Nightly S'mores

For dessert, you become the chef with our complimentary s'mores packs and nightly campfires.

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Under Canvas cocktails
Cheers!

Choose from a selection of wines, beers and cocktails to enjoy during dinner or around the campfire.

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Grab N Go Food Options at Under Canvas
Grab N Go Options

On the run for a day full of adventures? Snag breakfast, lunch or snacks to enjoy on the road, or trail.

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Under Canvas Breakfast Items
Rise and Shine

Enjoy tasty and nutritious breakfasts items and morning beverages just steps from your tent.

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Dining Al Fresco

Dine with unparalled views just minutes from Yosemite National Park.

Your Yosemite Glamping Adventure is Calling!

Under Canvas offers 12 locations around the U.S., near some of the nations most iconic national parks and extraordinary landscapes. Book your stay at Under Canvas Yosemite and continue the adventure at Under Canvas Zion, Under Canvas Bryce Canyon, Under Canvas Lake Powell – Grand Staircase, Under Canvas Grand Canyon and beyond.

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