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LA to Bryce Canyon to Yosemite to San Francisco

Old Apr 5, 17, 5:41 am
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LA to Bryce Canyon to Yosemite to San Francisco

Got a few days spare this month in the LA area and I've been looking at driving to a few places.
According to Google Maps, it's a good 12hr or so drive from LA to Bryce Canyon and much the same back to Yosemite etc.
Pass the Mojave area that could be nice and would ideally like to see some of Death Valley and Vasquez Rocks.

Fastest routes seem to pass through Las Vegas.

Is this do-able, nuts, or maybe better SF-Yosemite.....LA?
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Old Apr 5, 17, 5:50 am
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SF is a way better location for Yosemite, but it's a bit early in the year for that.

Bryce/Zion from LA is doable but quite a drive. An alternative could be something like Palm Springs with Joshua Tree/ Anza Borrego and maybe a visit to San Diego?
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Old Apr 5, 17, 10:46 am
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Keep in mind that you will be signing up for almost 24 hours of straight driving between going and coming back.

I would seriously consider breaking it up into multiple trips!
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Old Apr 5, 17, 10:55 am
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And it's not the most entertaining road for the best part either....
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Old Apr 5, 17, 11:36 am
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The distances are quite a lot!
Did look at flying bits but i lose half a day before even having to drive.

Definitely looks like, after more research, something that needs plenty of time and overnight stops to do properly.

Going to see how accessible Yosemite is (snow wise) this month as that's easy enough to get to from San Francisco.
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Old Apr 5, 17, 9:17 pm
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Drive one way to slc over 3 days to cover desert and some utah parks then fly back to sfo. Leave sierra for next time when passes open.
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Old Apr 11, 17, 5:58 am
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Have you considered death valley and joshua tree??
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