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Yosemite Field Station

Day Use

We offer multiple facilities suitable for day use with nominal daily and monthly rates, along with complimentary WiFi to keep you connected. While cell coverage is limited to low-speed Verizon service, this only adds to the peaceful and secluded nature of our location.

Whether you are a student or researcher looking to study the natural systems of California or a member of the public seeking to connect with nature and learn about environmental conservation, the Yosemite Field Station is the perfect place for you. Let us help you make unforgettable memories while contributing to the wise stewardship of the Earth. 

The Data Visualization Room at Yosemite Field Station.

Day Use Facilities  Capacity Equipment 




6 Desks


Meeting Rooms


25 Tables and Chairs


Data Visualization Room:

Classroom/meeting room/multi-use)


45 Full A/V equipment, whiteboards, tables, and chairs


Lab Space


limited-ask Microscopes, freezer, drying ovens, flammable cabinets


Overnight use

At the Yosemite Field Station, we offer six cozy cabins scattered throughout the charming community of Wawona, providing comfortable accommodations for up to 54 people. These cabins are shared with other researchers, educators, and students on an as-needed basis, creating a vibrant community of like-minded individuals passionate about nature and environmental conservation.

We know how important it is to stay connected, which is why we provide free WiFi in all of our cabins. All cabin have landlines for safety which can be used for local calls and long distance calls if you have a calling card. Verizon is the only cellular carrier that works in Wawona.

Our cabins come with extra-long twin mattresses unless otherwise noted. Reservations are per-person, not by cabin, and cabins might be shared with other user groups, creating a collaborative and dynamic research and educational environment.

Rates are variable depending on guest affiliation and type of use. View our rate schedule here.

Sequoia Field Station


Current Conditions

Updated July 17, 2023

Yosemite and Sequoia Field Stations are open. You can check real time air quality at For information about road closures and current conditions check the Yosemite National Park and Sequoia-Kings Canyon National Parks websites.