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MR. MEAD can be found at Fossil Discovery Center - 19450 Ave. 21 1/2, Chowchilla, CA

COVID UPDATE:  The Fossil Discovery Center is CLOSED at this time so Mr. Mead can be found at the Oakhurst Visitor Center along with his friend Sierra!


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:

Fasi Estate Winery - 42415 Road 208 (off Highway 41), Friant

Ficklin Vineyards - 30246 Avenue 7 1/2, Madera

Quady Winery - 13181 Road 24, Madera

Westbrook Wine Farm Vineyard and Winery - (reservation required call 559-868-3499) - 49610 House Ranch Road, O'Neals

Idle Hour Winery and Queen's Inn Wine Bar & Beer Garden - 41139 Highway 41, Oakhurst

San Joaquin Wine Company - 21821 Avenue 16, Madera

Papagni Wines - 9505 Road 30 1/2, Madera

Toca Madera Winery - 36140 Avenue 9, Madera


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


BLake is soaring above Bass Lake. Pick up your BLake trading card at one of these Bass Lake locations:

The Forks Resort - at the Registration Desk (open seasonally April through September)

Miller's Landing Resort - at the Registration Desk (open Seasonally April through September)

The Pines Resort - at the Registration Desk


Grab RICKY at the Yosemite Mountain Sugar Pine Railroad - 56001 Highway 41 in Fish Camp
Open Seasonally April through November (closes due to snow)


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! 

COVID UPDATE: During this time GALEN can be picked up at the Oakhurst Visitor Center along with his friend Sierra!


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.  

2020 update:  The Bookstore in Yosemite Valley is closed until further notice.  You can pick up Sandy by taking a Discover Yosemite Tour -

or at the Oakhurst Visitor Center at 40343 Highway 41, Oakhurst.

Now that you know all about the Welcoming Committee animals and where to find their Trading Cards, click HERE to see How to Play and what you can WIN!!


Oakhurst Visitor Center
40343 Highway 41,
Oakhurst, CA 93644
(559) 683-4636
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