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Yosemite Colfax Spring

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· Groveland, Tuolumne, California
20 acres hosted by Liza And Tom M.
6 RV/tent sites · 1 RV site
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Welcome to Yosemite Colfax Spring! Home to a basecamp for river rafting trips during the summertime, we are located 15 minutes driving distance to the entrance to Yosemite National Park. If you are staying with us between May - September and want to come rafting, ask us about our river trips! Our camp sits on a ridge with views down into the Tuolumne River Canyon. The Tuolumne River begins at 13,000 feet of elevation in the High Country of Tuolumne Meadows and provides drinking water for over 2.7 million people in San Francisco. With cedar and pine trees, manzanita bushes, and wildflowers in the spring, enjoy the Sierras' flora and fauna. Our family has been operating our river rafting company for over 50 years, the last 11 of those years being here at Colfax Spring. Conveniently located off Highway 120, we are in close proximity to swimming holes, hikes, and more. Enjoy the privacy of our campsite and getting world-class views to yourself, with all of the amenities (flushing toilets, wi-fi, showers.) Make sure to check the Yosemite National Park website for information about reservations to visit the park!
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Kirstin G.recommends
July 21, 2024
(8) Upper Tuolumne Camp
Incredible views
This site is incredibly beautiful. You have an area all to yourself with the most spectacular sunsets and views. The toilet/shower facilities are clean and provide you with clean towels. The staff at Sierra Mac are super friendly and could not do enough for us. Special shout out to Marty, what a great guy! Not too far away is Rainbow Pools, this is a must visit! Directions to the camp spot were excellent and all communications with Liza were first class with quick responses. I would 100% recommend and we very much hope to revisit in the future. Thank you for a great experience.
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Evan R.recommends
July 20, 2024
(7) Merced Camp (tents/small vans)
Incredible Views
Liza and Tom were great hosts and the campsite was in a location with stunning views. Our site felt like it had privacy and was well maintained and cleared. Amenities like water/bathrooms/showers were not far and the only view better than the sunset from our site was the sunrise. Our hosts communicated clearly and proactively. This was our favorite campsite on our trip.
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Ashley W.recommends
July 19, 2024
(5) Yosemite Falls
Book it. Clean and beautiful
By far the best campsite we have been to. We were lucky enough to get the perfect view of the falls and sunset. Showers were spacious and bathrooms were clean. Also, the older gentlemen at the campground was so nice and lent us a power bank and lighter. We will be back!
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Michelle R.recommends
July 16, 2024
(4) Main Tuolumne Camp
Wonderful to pull our van into Liza and Tom’s place after a long day in the high country of Yosemite. We saw a gorgeous sunset and had a nice hot shower without having to lug towels and shampoo etc. We heard the sound of the waterfall in the distance (and the cars died down after sunset so road noise wasn’t an issue). No bugs which was a luxury after the mosquitos of the eastern sierra and more woodsy locations. Our dog lowed being there as well and was a happy camper. Nice flat tent platform if needed and the picnic table was sturdy. Woke up to the beautiful view to end our week long camping trip! 4 was close to 5 but nobody was at 5 so it felt like we had the endless Mountain View’s practically to ourselves. Thanks for providing a camping option!
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Pallavi S.recommends
July 16, 2024
(5) Yosemite Falls
had a great time! close to the entrance of yosemite and loved the sound of the waterfall in the distance. the sites are close together so if youre looking for something really private it might not be it but I thoroughly enjoyed and also appreciated the real bathrooms! thanks for the stay
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Claudia A.recommends
July 15, 2024
(11) Tioga Camp
Bathroom and showers were very clean! Our site had a beautiful view.
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Groveland, Tuolumne, California, United StatesTraditional, ancestral territory of Miwok and Me-Wuk (Central Sierra Miwok) First Nations according to To respect the Host's privacy, the precise address of this land will be provided after booking
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Hosted by Liza And Tom M.

Joined in August 2021
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