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YOSEMITE ADVENTURE CONTEST
January 1st to December 31st, 2020!

From now until December 31st, 2020, visit as many of the Animal locations and collect as little as two Animal Trading Cards to enter to win a Yosemite Adventure Package!

Travel along the Visit Yosemite Madera County Fossils-to-Falls Trail to for a chance to win a Yosemite Adventure Package.  Find and collect trading cards of our Special Welcoming Committee members at participating partner locations for a chance to win!

It's so easy to enter....

  1. Collect "Welcoming Committee Member" trading cards by visiting their home locations around Yosemite & Madera County
  2. Collect 2 or more Member trading cards for a chance to win one of 3 - Yosemite Adventure Vacations, the more you collect, the more chances you have to win:
    • Collect 2 cards for 1 chance to win
    • Collect 4 cards for 3 chances to win 
    • Collect 6 cards for 8 chances to win
    • Collect all 7 cards for 20 chances to win
  3. Show your cards at one of the Member locations (listed above) and fill out the Entry Form...drop it in the Entry Box and you're all set!

Please download the full Rules & Regulations Yosemite Adventure Contest Rules

MR. MEAD is a Saber-Toothed Cat from the Fossil Discovery Center that roamed the area 780,000 years ago.  Visit the Fossil Discovery Center of Madera County in Chowchilla to pick up your Mr. Mead trading card.

  1. 2-night stay in the southern gateway to Yosemite - (we will choose the hotel, cabin, or Bed & Breakfast Inn that best fits your needs)
  2. Gift cards for local dining and souvenirs!
  3. AND your choice of one of these Adventures:

Yosemite:  All Day Yosemite Tour for Two from Discover Yosemite Tours

Extreme Sierra:  1/2 Day Rock Climbing for Two with Southern Yosemite Mountain Guides
OR Jeep Tour for up to 4 people with Sierra Nevada Motorsports

Bass Lake:  4-hour Patio Boat Rental on Bass Lake (for the whole family)

Family Fun:  Train Ride for Two Adults and 2 Children on the Yosemite Mountain Sugar Pine Railroad

Wine Tasting:  Free Tasting along the Madera Wine Trail, 2 bottles of local wine, and Meet the Winemaker Experience.


Vacation Package Drawing dates are: August 1, 2020 and January 4, 2021.

Stay tuned for future info about additional drawings and prize offerings!

Fasi Estate Winery
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Ficklin Vineyards
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Quady Winery
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Westbrook Wine Farm Vineyard and Winery
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San Juaquin Wine Company
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  1. MR. MEAD can be found at Fossil Discovery Center - 19450 Ave. 21 1/2, Chowchilla, CA

  2. You will find HONEY buzzing around the Madera Wine Trail.   You can pick up Honey's trading card in the tasting rooms at these wineries along the Madera Wine Trail:
    1. Fasi Estate Winery - 42415 Road 208 (off Highway 41), Friant
    2. Ficklin Vineyards - 30246 Avenue 7 1/2, Madera
    3. Quady Winery - 13181 Road 24, Madera
    4. Westbrook Wine Farm Vineyard and Winery - (reservation required call 559-868-3499) - 49610 House Ranch Road, O'Neals
    5. Idle Hour Winery and Queen's Inn Wine Bar & Beer Garden - 41139 Highway 41, Oakhurst
    6. San Joaquin Wine Company - 21821 Avenue 16, Madera

  3. Check out SIERRA at the Visitor Center in Oakhurst - 40343 Highway 41, Oakhurst.

  4. BLake is soaring above Bass Lake. Pick up your BLake trading card at one of these Bass Lake locations:
    1. The Forks Resort - at the Registration Desk OPENS MARCH 27th!
    2. Miller's Landing Resort - at the Registration Desk OPENS MARCH 27th!
    3. The Pines Resort - at the Registration Desk

  5. Grab RICKY at the Yosemite Mountain Sugar Pine Railroad - 56001 Highway 41 in Fish Camp.  OPENS APRIL 1ST!

  6. Discover why GALEN protects the Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias.  You can pick up your GALEN trading card in care of Yosemite Conservancy at the Mariposa Grove's Welcome Plaza Gift Store!  OPENS MID-APRIL - STAY TUNED FOR EXACT DATE!

  7. Look for SANDY as you pass through Tunnel View on your way to Yosemite Conservancy at the Yosemite Valley Visitor Center bookstore located at 9035 Village Drive, Yosemite Valley.
VISIT YOSEMITE | MADERA COUNTY

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40343 Highway 41,
Oakhurst, CA 93644
(559) 683-4636
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Chowchilla Visitors Center
at the Fossil Discovery
Center of Madera County
19450 Avenue 21-1/2
Chowchilla, CA 93610
(Exit 164, off Highway 99)
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