Hike to Soda Springs and Parsons Memorial Lodge

Yosemite Soda Springs Trailhead

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Visit a naturally carbonated spring and a quaint lodge in the High Sierra. Meadows and wildflowers guaranteed. 

Soda Springs is a very short walk from the 120 near Tuolumne Meadows. Right past the spring is Parson's Lodge--if you want to stay the night visit https://www.nps.gov/yose/plany...

Photos: Bri R, E. Howe

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Activities:

Hiking, Photography

Skill Level:

Beginner

Season:

Summer, Autumn

Trail Type:

Out-and-Back

Distance:

1 Miles

Rating:

Features:

Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Scenic
Wildflowers
Wildlife

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3 months ago

Easy Walk, Interesting

I didn't know what I expected when I arrived at sofa springs. It's naturally carbonated drinkable water all over the ground. Animals love to swing by for a drink, so it's a good spot to watch.

3 months ago

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