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This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Mariposa County, California.

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Mariposa County, California, United States. Latitude and longitude coordinates are provided for many National Register properties and districts; these locations may be seen together in a Google map.

There are 43 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county, including 4 National Historic Landmarks.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted March 31, 2017.

Current listings

Name on the Register Image Date listed Location City or town Description
1 Acting Superintendent's Headquarters
Acting Superintendent's Headquarters
June 9, 1978
(#78000362)
Yosemite National Park
37°32′20″N 119°39′17″W / 37.538889°N 119.654722°W / 37.538889; -119.654722 (Acting Superintendent's Headquarters)
Wawona
2 Ahwahnee Hotel
Ahwahnee Hotel
February 15, 1977
(#77000149)
Yosemite Valley
37°44′45″N 119°34′22″W / 37.745833°N 119.572778°W / 37.745833; -119.572778 (Ahwahnee Hotel)
Yosemite National Park
3 Bagby Stationhouse, Water Tanks and Turntable
Bagby Stationhouse, Water Tanks and Turntable
April 13, 1979
(#79000316)
CA 140
37°40′27″N 119°46′47″W / 37.674167°N 119.779722°W / 37.674167; -119.779722 (Bagby Stationhouse, Water Tanks and Turntable)
El Portal
4 Big Gap Flume
May 12, 1975
(#75000438)
East of Groveland off CA 120 in Stanislaus National Forest
37°49′19″N 120°03′34″W / 37.821944°N 120.059444°W / 37.821944; -120.059444 (Big Gap Flume)
Groveland
5 Bower Cave
June 16, 2003
(#01000719)
Address Restricted
Greeley Hill
6 Camp 4
Camp 4
February 21, 2003
(#03000056)
Northside Dr., Yosemite National Park
37°44′30″N 119°36′09″W / 37.741667°N 119.6025°W / 37.741667; -119.6025 (Camp 4)
Yosemite
7 Camp Curry Historic District
Camp Curry Historic District
November 1, 1979
(#79000315)
Yosemite Valley
37°44′36″N 119°34′16″W / 37.743333°N 119.571111°W / 37.743333; -119.571111 (Camp Curry Historic District)
Yosemite National Park
8 Coulterville Main Street Historic District
Coulterville Main Street Historic District
March 12, 1982
(#82002205)
Main St.
37°42′38″N 120°11′50″W / 37.710556°N 120.197222°W / 37.710556; -120.197222 (Coulterville Main Street Historic District)
Coulterville
9 Crane Flat Fire Lookout
Crane Flat Fire Lookout
April 4, 1996
(#96000354)
North of Big Oak Flat Rd., near Crane Cr., Yosemite National Park
37°45′34″N 119°49′10″W / 37.759444°N 119.819444°W / 37.759444; -119.819444 (Crane Flat Fire Lookout)
Aspen Valley part of the Historic Park Landscapes in National and State Parks Multiple Property Submission (MPS)
10 El Portal Archeological District
August 18, 1978
(#78000359)
Address Restricted
Mariposa
11 El Portal Old Schoolhouse
El Portal Old Schoolhouse
February 1, 2011
(#10001190)
Chapel Lane, Yosemite National Park
37°40′29″N 119°47′11″W / 37.674722°N 119.786389°W / 37.674722; -119.786389 (El Portal Old Schoolhouse)
El Portal
12 Glacier Point Trailside Museum
Glacier Point Trailside Museum
April 4, 1978
(#78000357)
East of El Portal in Yosemite National Park
37°43′50″N 119°34′23″W / 37.730556°N 119.573056°W / 37.730556; -119.573056 (Glacier Point Trailside Museum)
El Portal
13 Half Dome Cables and Trail
Half Dome Cables and Trail
August 15, 2012
(#12000494)
P.O. Box 577
37°44′49″N 119°31′47″W / 37.746863°N 119.529669°W / 37.746863; -119.529669 (Half Dome Cables and Trail)
Yosemite
14 Hetch Hetchy Railroad Engine No.6
Hetch Hetchy Railroad Engine No.6
January 30, 1978
(#78000360)
CA 140
37°40′30″N 119°46′46″W / 37.675°N 119.779444°W / 37.675; -119.779444 (Hetch Hetchy Railroad Engine No.6)
El Portal
15 Hodgdon Homestead Cabin
Hodgdon Homestead Cabin
June 9, 1978
(#78000356)
Yosemite National Park
37°32′20″N 119°39′19″W / 37.538889°N 119.655278°W / 37.538889; -119.655278 (Hodgdon Homestead Cabin)
Wawona
16 Hornitos Masonic Hall No. 98
Hornitos Masonic Hall No. 98
August 3, 2005
(#05000775)
2877 Bear Valley Rd.
37°30′05″N 120°14′14″W / 37.501389°N 120.237222°W / 37.501389; -120.237222 (Hornitos Masonic Hall No. 98)
Hornitos
17 Chris Jorgenson Studio
Chris Jorgenson Studio
April 13, 1979
(#79000280)
Pioneer Yosemite Historic Center
37°32′20″N 119°39′19″W / 37.538889°N 119.655278°W / 37.538889; -119.655278 (Chris Jorgenson Studio)
Yosemite National Park
18 LeConte Memorial Lodge
LeConte Memorial Lodge
March 8, 1977
(#77000148)
Yosemite Valley, Yosemite National Park
37°44′24″N 119°34′42″W / 37.74°N 119.578333°W / 37.74; -119.578333 (LeConte Memorial Lodge)
Curry Village
19 Mariposa County Courthouse
Mariposa County Courthouse
December 7, 1977
(#77000306)
5088 Bullion St.
37°29′20″N 119°57′59″W / 37.488889°N 119.966389°W / 37.488889; -119.966389 (Mariposa County Courthouse)
Mariposa
20 Mariposa County High School Auditorium
Mariposa County High School Auditorium
May 2, 1991
(#91000547)
5074 Old Highway N.
37°29′21″N 119°57′47″W / 37.489167°N 119.963056°W / 37.489167; -119.963056 (Mariposa County High School Auditorium)
Mariposa
21 Mariposa Grove Museum
Mariposa Grove Museum
December 1, 1978
(#78000381)
Southeast of Wawona in Yosemite National Park
37°30′50″N 119°35′54″W / 37.513889°N 119.598333°W / 37.513889; -119.598333 (Mariposa Grove Museum)
Wawona
22 Mariposa Town Historic District
Mariposa Town Historic District
May 15, 1991
(#91000560)
Roughly bounded by Charles, 11th, Jones and 4th Sts.
37°29′14″N 119°57′54″W / 37.487222°N 119.965°W / 37.487222; -119.965 (Mariposa Town Historic District)
Mariposa
23 McCauley and Meyer Barns
McCauley and Meyer Barns
June 15, 1978
(#78000353)
North of El Portal in Yosemite National Park
37°42′00″N 119°45′18″W / 37.7°N 119.755°W / 37.7; -119.755 (McCauley and Meyer Barns)
El Portal
24 McGurk Cabin
McGurk Cabin
June 4, 1979
(#79000281)
South of Yosemite Village
37°40′40″N 119°37′27″W / 37.677778°N 119.624167°W / 37.677778; -119.624167 (McGurk Cabin)
Yosemite Village
25 Merced Grove Ranger Station
June 15, 1978
(#78000358)
North of El Portal in Yosemite National Park
37°44′56″N 119°50′21″W / 37.748889°N 119.839167°W / 37.748889; -119.839167 (Merced Grove Ranger Station)
El Portal
26 Merced Lake High Sierra Camp
July 18, 2014
(#14000407)
Along North bank of Merced River, directly East of Merced Lake
37°44′24″N 119°24′24″W / 37.739928°N 119.406544°W / 37.739928; -119.406544 (Merced Lake High Sierra Camp)
Yosemite
27 Merced Lake Ranger Station
July 18, 2014
(#14000408)
Jct. of Merced Lake Tr. & Lewis Cr.
37°44′18″N 119°23′45″W / 37.738261°N 119.395709°W / 37.738261; -119.395709 (Merced Lake Ranger Station)
Yosemite
28 Ostrander Lake Ski Hut
Ostrander Lake Ski Hut
July 18, 2014
(#14000409)
Ostrander Lake Tr.
37°37′36″N 119°32′59″W / 37.626778°N 119.549753°W / 37.626778; -119.549753 (Ostrander Lake Ski Hut)
Yosemite
29 Rangers' Club
Rangers' Club
May 28, 1987
(#87001414)
Yosemite Valley
37°44′50″N 119°35′12″W / 37.747222°N 119.586667°W / 37.747222; -119.586667 (Rangers' Club)
Yosemite National Park
30 St. Joseph Catholic Church, Rectory and Cemetery
St. Joseph Catholic Church, Rectory and Cemetery
April 16, 1991
(#91000424)
4983-4985 Bullion St.
37°28′57″N 119°57′37″W / 37.4825°N 119.960278°W / 37.4825; -119.960278 (St. Joseph Catholic Church, Rectory and Cemetery)
Mariposa
31 Snow Creek Ski Hut
July 18, 2014
(#14000410)
Off Tanaya Lake Trail, westerly shoulder of Mt. Watkins
37°47′17″N 119°31′22″W / 37.787980°N 119.522663°W / 37.787980; -119.522663 (Snow Creek Ski Hut)
Yosemite
32 Snow Flat Snow Survey Shelter
July 18, 2014
(#14000411)
Terminus of service road off May Lake Rd.
37°49′31″N 119°29′52″W / 37.825332°N 119.497667°W / 37.825332; -119.497667 (Snow Flat Snow Survey Shelter)
Yosemite
33 Sunrise High Sierra Camp
July 18, 2014
(#14000412)
Along North bank of Long Meadow Creek, overlooking Long Meadow (southeast of Sunrise Lakes)
37°47′43″N 119°25′58″W / 37.795203°N 119.432658°W / 37.795203; -119.432658 (Sunrise High Sierra Camp)
Yosemite
34 Track Bus No. 19
May 22, 1978
(#78000363)
CA 140
37°40′30″N 119°46′46″W / 37.675°N 119.779444°W / 37.675; -119.779444 (Track Bus No. 19)
El Portal
35 Vogelsang High Sierra Camp
July 18, 2014
(#14000413)
Along Fletcher Creek, immediately southwest of Fletcher Lake
37°47′43″N 119°20′44″W / 37.795205°N 119.345431°W / 37.795205; -119.345431 (Vogelsang High Sierra Camp)
Yosemite
36 Wawona Covered Bridge
Wawona Covered Bridge
January 11, 2007
(#06001261)
Pioneer Yosemite History Center
37°32′19″N 119°39′17″W / 37.538611°N 119.654722°W / 37.538611; -119.654722 (Wawona Covered Bridge)
Wawona
37 Wawona Hotel and Pavilion
Wawona Hotel and Pavilion
October 1, 1975
(#75000223)
On CA 41 in Yosemite National Park
37°32′11″N 119°39′13″W / 37.536389°N 119.653611°W / 37.536389; -119.653611 (Wawona Hotel and Pavilion)
Wawona
38 Yosemite Transportation Company Office
Yosemite Transportation Company Office
June 9, 1978
(#78000355)
North of Wawona in Yosemite National Park
37°32′20″N 119°39′17″W / 37.538889°N 119.654722°W / 37.538889; -119.654722 (Yosemite Transportation Company Office)
Wawona
39 Yosemite Valley Archeological District
January 20, 1978
(#78000361)
Address Restricted
Yosemite Village
40 Yosemite Valley Bridges
Yosemite Valley Bridges
November 25, 1977
(#77000160)
8 Bridges over Merced River, Yosemite National Park
37°43′58″N 119°36′00″W / 37.732778°N 119.6°W / 37.732778; -119.6 (Yosemite Valley Bridges)
Yosemite Village
41 Yosemite Valley Chapel
Yosemite Valley Chapel
December 12, 1973
(#73000256)
Off CA 140
37°44′27″N 119°35′26″W / 37.740833°N 119.590556°W / 37.740833; -119.590556 (Yosemite Valley Chapel)
Yosemite National Park
42 Yosemite Valley Railroad Caboose No. 15
Yosemite Valley Railroad Caboose No. 15
May 22, 1978
(#78000352)
CA 140
37°40′30″N 119°46′46″W / 37.675°N 119.779444°W / 37.675; -119.779444 (Yosemite Valley Railroad Caboose No. 15)
El Portal
43 Yosemite Village Historic District
Yosemite Village Historic District
March 30, 1978
(#78000354)
East of El Portal in Yosemite National Park
37°44′55″N 119°35′18″W / 37.748611°N 119.588333°W / 37.748611; -119.588333 (Yosemite Village Historic District)
El Portal

Former listing

Name on the Register Image Date listed Date removed Location City or town Summary
1 Degnan House and Bakery
Degnan House and Bakery
1975
(#75002146)
Unknown
Southside Dr., Yosemite National Park
Yosemite Village House was removed, while bakery was relocated to the Pioneer History Center.

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