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Tioga Road (Hwy 120 through the park) and Glacier Point Roads are Closed for the Season - The Tioga Road (Highway 120 through the park from Crane Flat to Tioga Pass) and Glacier Point Road are closed due to snow; there is no estimated opening date, although they usually open sometime in May. More

Wawona Meet the Chef

Meet the Chef: Chef Dwayne McFann

Chef Dwayne McFann has been with Delaware North Company since their arrival in Yosemite National Park in 1993.  Chef McFann is the Executive Chef of the Wawona Hotel in Yosemite.  He brings a vast amount of culinary knowledge and experience with him to Wawona through his many years of cooking.

Chef McFann graduated from the Le Cordon Bleu Culinary program through the California Culinary Academy in San Francisco and also holds the Certification level of Chef de Cuisine through the Local American Culinary Federation Chapter.

Chef Dwayne firmly believes that you have to put “the love” into every dish. By adding “the love” you are giving Guests the best culinary experience possible.

Chef McFann and his expert culinary staff are happy and willing to accommodate any special dietary needs. To better ensure that you have an excellent experience, we respectfully ask that you call ahead with any special needs.  Come enjoy the wonders of Yosemite and stop by for Wawona dining and “the love”.