Events & Calendar

Yosemite Conservancy offers fun things to do in Yosemite, all year. Explore the park with our experts on guided hikes, backpacking trips, photography workshops or bird-watching tours. Join us in Yosemite Valley for art workshops and lively theater programs. Whatever your passion, find your adventure with us!

Your memories will last a lifetime, and program proceeds will be used to fund trail repair and access, habitat restoration, wildlife protection and more.

Learn more about how your participation in these programs benefits Yosemite National Park.

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Challenge yourself on a backpacking trip to Yosemite’s remote Lyell Glacier with a knowledgeable guide, and experience the thrill of climbing a living glacier.
Backpack to Lyell Glacier: Last of its Kind

Experience a glacier up close during this challenging backpacking adventure, led by an expert naturalist guide.

Artist Patricia Osborne teaches students to break conventional rules of watercolor in this Yosemite Conservancy art workshop.
Watercolor: Fun and Loose

Spend a day painting with watercolor and see Yosemite with an artist’s eye in this workshop with artist Patricia Osborne

Bird-watchers learn about Clark’s Nutcracker and other birds on an Outdoor Adventure with Yosemite experts.
Yosemite Birds & Trees

Let your curiosity run wild during this special day trip, where you’ll explore the unique relationship between birds and trees.

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Upcoming Events

Filmmaker Steve Bumgardner shares behind-the-scenes making of Yosemite Nature Notes at the Yosemite Theater in Yosemite Valley
Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Aug 26 2015 .
June 24, 2015 to August 26, 2015
July 1, 2015 to September 2, 2015
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August 26, 2015 to October 28, 2015
Shows every Wednesday at 7pm, June 24 – Aug 26
Join filmmaker Steve Bumgardner, as he roams Yosemite contemplating stories for Yosemite Nature Notes
Expert artists lead fun activities for kids of all ages, at Yosemite Conservancy Children’s Art Programs at the Art Center in Yosemite Valley
Repeats every week every Monday and every Tuesday and every Wednesday and every Thursday until Thu Aug 27 2015 .
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Workshops every week, Monday through Thursday, June 8 - Aug 27 at the Art Center in Yosemite Valley
Looking for a fun way to entertain the kids during your visit? Join art classes every Monday-...