With Yosemite National Park just miles down Highway 140 from Mariposa, it is easy to visit both the park and this historical town. In this small town you will find historical museums and landmarks, along with a winery, art galleries and specialty shops where you are sure to find that perfect souvenir to bring home.
After a long day of exploring Yosemite National Park you can come into town and enjoy a delicious hot meal before retiring to one of the many lodging establishments in the area. If camping is more to your taste, you won't be disappointed as there is an array of RV Parks and primitive camping in the park.
In the Mariposa area there is so much to do you will likely not find a moment of idle time on your hands, unless you choose too. You can go hiking, boating, fishing, horseback riding and even hang gliding. Your choices of activities are nearly endless. Come and visit this beautiful western town and enjoy the west the way it was.