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Great Place for A Picture

You got to stop and take a picture at Pohono Bridge. Tip- go early, just like anything else in the... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2018
jeffrey w
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Omaha, Nebraska
Pohono Bridge to the Valley

Many drivers just whiz over the quaint Pohono Bridge on their way to famous destinations in... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2017
ishamon
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Towson, Maryland
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Jun 27, 2018
“Great Place for A Picture”
Aug 3, 2018
“A beautiful bridge”
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Far west entrance to Yosemite Valley. Arrive by California 140 or 120., Yosemite National Park, CA
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Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

To be fair I have a personal connection to this landmark. Generally that is prohibited, but I think the powers that be will give me a pass on this one. My wife’s grandfather built this bridge. He didn’t personally haul all the stone or cut...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2018

You got to stop and take a picture at Pohono Bridge. Tip- go early, just like anything else in the valley.. If you go early there are not a lot of people. If you try to take pictures in the afternoon the will be dodging...More

Thank jeffrey w
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Many drivers just whiz over the quaint Pohono Bridge on their way to famous destinations in Yosemite such as Tunnel View, Wawona Lodge, Bridal Veil Falls and the Village. It is worth a stop and there is space for one to two cars right after...More

Thank ishamon
Reviewed 25 June 2015

To many this may seem like just an old bridge, but it's not as old as one may think. This bridge was build in 1968 and crosses over the Merced River on the west end of Yosemite Valley. If you are near, it is worth...More

2  Thank Mou2
Reviewed 28 October 2014

I deliberated between average and very good for the rating for this stone bridge, but the construction really is unique and a reminder of an earlier time. I ended up coming down on the side of the higher rating, and on reflection believe that to...More

1  Thank AnnArborMiBob
Reviewed 23 July 2014

This bridge is the sign that you have arrived or leaving the valley. While entering the valley if you see the bridge it is sign to look out for fern springs on the right. Also a sign to slow down a LOT. If you are...More

Thank AmateurNaturePhotog
Reviewed 8 May 2013

This bridge like the others of this genre were hand built by master masons. Each stone is places exactly the right position and shaped to blend into a work of art. Being from Maine and having spent a lot of time at Arcadia national park...More

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