United States Wawona Hotel

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Lewis Kemper

About This Spot

The Wawona region features a variety of photographic subjects for the visitors to Yosemite. The most famous attraction is the Big Trees Lodge, historically known as Wawona Hotel, built in 1876 by the Washburn brothers. The hotel is a National Historic Landmark, and worth the visit. Also found in this area is the Wawona meadow located across the street, and accessible via a 3.5-mile loop trail. The Pioneer Yosemite History Center is also located in this area and is covered as a separate spot in this guide. You can also hike 8.4 miles (13.51 km) round trip to Chilnualna Falls from here.

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