Yosemite National Park Pet Policies:
Pets are allowed in Yosemite National Park. There are some restrictions and regulations that will ensure that your pet and Yosemite Wildlife are protected from disease and from each other.
Inside the Park, pets are allowed on fully paved trails and roads, on a leash 6 feet or shorter, and cannot be left unattended.
Inside the Park, pets are NOT allowed on unpaved or poorly paved trails. Pet are allowed at:
- Wawona Meadow Loop Trail and Chowchilla Mountain roads in Wawona
- Hodgdon Meadow on the Carlon Road, and on the Old Big Oak Flat Road between Hogdon Meadow and Hazel Green Creek.
- Bridalveil Fall
- Cook’s Meadow Loop
- Glacier Point
- Lower Yosemite Fall
- Mirror Lake Trail
- Tunnel View
Inside the Park, pets are NOT allowed in the back country, beaches, meadows, shuttle buses, or in public buildings.
For the courtesy of other visitors, owners are responsible for cleaning up and depositing pet feces in trash receptacles.
Our Pet Friendly vacation homes accommodate up to 10 guests in up to 4 bedrooms. Homes are privately owned and reflect the owner’s tastes and requirements. Every home has a fully-equipped kitchen with a microwave, coffeemaker, toaster, and housewares, bed and bath linens, heat system,and deck with barbecue. Additional amenities available in selected homes include telephone, TV/VCR, satellite television system, game room, gas grill, dishwasher, and hot tub.