Five Festive Reasons to Visit Tenaya This Holiday Season

FISHING CAMP — Twice voted one of the top five favorite vacation spots by USA Today’s 10Best Readers’ Choice AwardsTenaya in Yosemite is approaching the 2022 holiday season with joy – bringing back its lineup of pre-pandemic entertainment, plus a few new traditions to ensure the season is joyful and bright.

From 75 gorgeous wooded acres covered in snow, to a festive holiday tree that adorns the lobby, an on-site skating rink, epic gingerbread house decorating workshops and more, Tenaya is the perfect base to create memories of. holidays with family and friends young and old.

Highlights of Tenaya’s holiday offers from Thanksgiving to New Years include:

Thanksgiving weekend kick-off: Thanksgiving weekend marks the official start of the winter holiday season and includes the opening of Tenaya’s scenic outdoor skating rink, as well as the lighting of Tenaya’s beautiful lobby holiday tree and a Thanksgiving Buffet. Customers can top it all off with a rich cup of hot chocolate, free until December 30.

Image of people building a gingerbread house. Holiday Master Craftsmen: Back by popular demand, Tenaya’s Gingerbread house workshops, which include a huge cookie and candy buffet for families to build the ultimate dream home. The workshops sell out every year and are offered in November and December for $95 per home. Ornament and mason jar decorating workshops are also part of the holiday craft lineup and allow everyone to return home with a special keepsake from their stay.

Magical Holiday Elves: New for guests this year is a Elf on the Shelf Treasure Hunt. Guests can search the property for 10 Christmas elves and win a treat prize for finding them all. The self-paced treasure hunt is offered from November 25 to December 24 and is suitable for all ages.

Breakfast with Santa Claus: Children from 4 to 12 years old will be able to share with pleasure the morning meal with Santa Claus and his elves. The special occasion includes breakfast, holiday games, crafts and photos with Santa Claus. Breakfast with Santa Claus is offered on December 22 from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. for $30 per child and $65 per adult. One must reserve.

Image of Tenaya in Yosemite at night in winter. Tenaya Royale toasts the New Year: To cap off the festive season, Tenaya pulls out all the stops for its New Year’s Eve celebration. Guests can dance the night away in a “Tenaya Royale” party on the theme of agent 007 with champagne toast, casino games, festive food and drink and live entertainment.

Accommodation in lodges, chalets and explorer cabins

Image of a cottage in Tenaya at night. Tenaya at Yosemite offers a range of vacation accommodations to suit any family style or group dynamic. Families can enjoy the seclusion of a two-bedroom Explorer cabin nestled among the trees and equipped with a kitchenette, living room, fireplace, and board games.

The lodge’s cozy ambience is ideal for couples or guests who prefer a more traditional setting with easy access to amenities such as restaurants, pools, spa, and fitness center. The cottages offer rustic charm among the evergreens with private outdoor seating areas and easy access to the lodge.

Black Friday offer

Image of a fire pit in Tenaya in winter. Travelers can get the biggest savings of the year — up to 30% — for stays between Nov. 27, 2022, and June 8, 2023, during Tenaya’s Black Friday sale. The offer will be available from Black Friday to Cyber ​​Monday; certain blackout dates and restrictions may apply.

More details on how to take advantage of the savings will be posted at

To learn more about vacationing in Tenaya at Yosemite, visit

Tenaya to Yosemite
1122 CA-41
Fish Camp, California 93623

About Tenaya in Yosemite

Image of the Tenaya logo in Yosemite. Setting the standard for hospitality and adventure in the High Sierra, Tenaya at Yosemite is an award-winning, all-weather resort adjacent to the South Gate of Yosemite National Park. Lodge, cabin and cabin accommodations satisfy a wide variety of preferences and are located on 75 wooded acres that are ideal for outdoor recreation and invite visitors to explore and connect with nature.

From the nurturing Ascent Spa to personalized Yosemite tours, guided hikes and seasonal activities, a deep appreciation of the iconic location is infused into every aspect of the resort experience which also includes world-class views, multiple pools and many dining options ranging from casual to candlelight. For more information, visit

About the Delaware North Parks and Resorts Business

Image of the North Delaware logo. North Delaware Parks and Resorts operates accommodation, food, beverage and retail services, recreational activities and educational programs in destinations in North America, Australia and New Zealand. This includes accommodations in and near many iconic national and state parks including the Grand Canyon, Yellowstone, Shenandoah, Sequoia & Kings Canyon and Olympic National Parks and Niagara Falls State Park, as well as in cultural attractions such as the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. To learn more about Delaware North’s hotel management expertise, visit

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