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Things to do in Mariposa County

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
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““Like all good landmarks, Half Dome is an eye magnet. It towers over the other grand monoliths of a Yosemite Valley and demands attention.” National Geographic The 10 Best of Everything National Parks”
  • 243 locals recommend
Brewery
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“If you want delicious ice cold beer come here enjoy it with some great food”
  • 91 locals recommend
Hotel Bar
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“Duceys is located right on the lake perfect for taking in the sights while dining ”
  • 53 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Great Mexican food and great family atmosphere. Great for large groups and they have a full service bar. ”
  • 49 locals recommend
Bar
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“Touted at the oldest bar in California, this is a must see for anyone visiting. They serve food as well for families”
  • 58 locals recommend
Resort
“Grab a meal, rent a boat, buy some sunscreen at this rustic spot on the west shore of Bass Lake”
  • 41 locals recommend
Lodging
“This is our favorite spot! Only open March-October. Yummy food, great location, boat rentals and more!”
  • 36 locals recommend
Casino
“Try your luck at the slots and tables and have a nice meal at the buffet or one of their other restaurants”
  • 25 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“When passing through Mariposa stop at Pioneer Market for all your grocery shopping.”
  • 34 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“This is a great restaurant to go to if you are looking for a fancier meal for the end of your day. There is a nice calming ambiance inside.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Great grocery store around the corner to get anything you may have forgotten”
  • 26 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Skip Starbucks and check out where the locals go instead! Great coffee and breakfast selection.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Entertainment
“Fun train ride through the sierras while you learn history and stories of the land.”
  • 32 locals recommend
Bar
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“This place has good burgers and beer! It is also a nice place to go that is family friendly. In the warmer months, you can enjoy your meal outside!”
  • 28 locals recommend
Bar
“Great wine and beer! They also have a nice assortment of food to go with your meal. Look for their live music too. Great place to bring kids since there is ample space outside for them to play while you sit and enjoy your beverage.”
  • 31 locals recommend
Cinema
“Owned by community membership with new movies every week. You can pay without being member. Still better price than Fresno and Merced. ”
  • 12 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Brewery
“If you want delicious ice cold beer come here enjoy it with some great food”
  • 91 locals recommend
Hotel Bar
“Duceys is located right on the lake perfect for taking in the sights while dining ”
  • 53 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
“Great Mexican food and great family atmosphere. Great for large groups and they have a full service bar. ”
  • 49 locals recommend
Bar
“Touted at the oldest bar in California, this is a must see for anyone visiting. They serve food as well for families”
  • 58 locals recommend
Resort
“Grab a meal, rent a boat, buy some sunscreen at this rustic spot on the west shore of Bass Lake”
  • 41 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This is a great restaurant to go to if you are looking for a fancier meal for the end of your day. There is a nice calming ambiance inside.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Skip Starbucks and check out where the locals go instead! Great coffee and breakfast selection.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Bar
“This place has good burgers and beer! It is also a nice place to go that is family friendly. In the warmer months, you can enjoy your meal outside!”
  • 28 locals recommend

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