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Get Outside

Join an Outdoor Adventure with our expert guides. Enjoy overnight treks, casual day hikes and family-friends adventures.

Love Yosemite?

Show the world. Yosemite Conservancy receives a portion of all proceeds from the sale and renewal of Yosemite license plates.



You Can Help Yosemite

As a donor to Yosemite Conservancy, you help preserve the park for future generations.

Your gift today makes a lasting difference for Yosemite’s trails, habitat, wildlife and much more. And by participating in our outdoor programs, art workshops, theater performances and volunteer opportunities, you are giving back to the park you love.

A view of Half Dome from the Panorama Trail in Yosemite. Photo: Danielle Hively
New on Field Notes: Trail Tales

Looking for ideas for your next Yosemite adventure? Take a look at some of the "Trail Tales" shared by our social media fans, who submitted photos and stories from their journeys in the Valley, around Glacier Point and deep in the Yosemite Wilderness.

Capture the Beauty of Yosemite Through Art
Capture the Beauty of Yosemite Through Art

If you’ve always wanted to paint Half Dome, capture wildflowers on paper, or learn a new, creative way of looking at the wonders around you, Yosemite’s art workshops are waiting for you. Artists of all ages and levels discover and develop their skills as they create permanent mementos of fun-filled days in the park.

Photo of the Month: Tuolumne Meadows by Samir

Did you know that Yosemite Conservancy has a "photo of the month" feature on our enewsletter? Want to be considered for our next enewsletter? Join our Flickr group!

Learn about the upcoming grant projects in 2018.
2018 Grants in Yosemite

2018 is positioned to be one of our most exciting yet. Learn about the upcoming grant projects we’ve planned during our 95th anniversary of partnership with Yosemite National Park.

The Restoration of Mariposa Grove
The Restoration of Mariposa Grove

Thanks to your support, this historic Mariposa Grove restoration project is preserving a healthy, vibrant home for Yosemite's giant sequoias, and the diverse plant and animal species that thrive in the Grove's habitat.

Featured Pages

Keep Yosemite Wild

Help preserve Yosemite backcountry! With donor support in 2018, Keep It Wild youth and adult volunteers are helping address notable human impacts to wilderness areas and restoring park ecosystems.

Leave No Trace
How to "Leave No Trace"

It's a common mantra in the outdoor recreation world, but exactly how does one "Leave No Trace" while exploring in Yosemite? We're sharing our top tips for responsible hiking and backpacking in Yosemite wilderness.

Yosemite Webcams

Are you watching the webcams? Catch Yosemite's waterfalls, mountain ranges, and the occasional wild animal. 

Yosemite License Plate
Love Yosemite?

Show the world! When California drivers purchase or renew Yosemite special-interest license plates from the Department of Motor Vehicles, $20 from each transaction goes to support Yosemite Conservancy's programs and projects in the park.

Why I Give

Although we live in Ohio, we visit Yosemite several times a year, as it continues to refresh our lives. We support the Conservancy, for we value its mission to preserve and enhance Yosemite today and for future generations.

- Ron and Ann Berg
John Muir Heritage Society & Legacy Society Members