The Adventure Continues… Wawona

Huell discovers what it was like to visit Yosemite, including the historic Wawona Hotel, in the 19th & early 20th centuries.

Yosemite National Park has seen quite a lot of changes over the years since its creation in 1864.  Most recently, the historic Wawona Hotel in the southern portion of the park changed hands and — ever since March 2016 — has been renamed Big Trees Lodge.

This 30-minute episode of California’s Gold explores a collection of historic structures, as well as some of of the park’s living history guides, that vividly illustrate different chapters in the park’s fascinating past.

(Click on the linked image below to see the video.)

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