Internet and Cell Phone Access in Yosemite

Yosemite Connectivity: Internet and Cell Service

Yosemite Cell Phone Service

Cell phone service in Yosemite is spotty because of the mountain terrain and may not always be available. However, there are a few places where you're more likely to get connectivity with the right provider.

Voice and 4G data service are available in parts of Yosemite Valley and Tuolumne Meadows. Signal is strongest in the Yosemite Village area near the Visitor Center.  

Verizon Wireless:
Voice and 3G data service are available in parts of Yosemite Valley, Tuolumne Meadows, Crane Flat, El Portal, and Wawona.

Service seems to be similar to Verizon Wireless.

No other national service providers provide reception in the Yosemite region. However, this information changes periodically and without notice. If you have an update to this information, please send a message to

Internet Service in Yosemite Valley

Limited internet service is available in Yosemite Valley at the following locations:

Yosemite Lodge at the Falls:

  • All park visitors can access the internet wirelessly at Yosemite Lodge. For $5.95 visitors can purchase a pass that is good for 24 hours.
  • Wireless access is complimentary to all Yosemite Lodge guests upon check-in, including conference spaces.
  • Guests staying at Yosemite Lodget at the Falls may also use the hotel's Surface tablet computer to print documents.

Yosemite Village:

  • Computer kiosks for internet service are located Degnan’s Café for a fee of $1.00 per 3 minutes.
        **Kiosks are limited to child-friendly internet access.
  • Access Yosemite-specific sites via Wi-Fi for free or pay for general internet access.

Limited internet access is also available at the small Mariposa County Library branch in Yosemite Valley.