2019 Federal Government Shutdown

2019 Federal Government Shutdown

Please note that while Yosemite remains open during the federal government shutdown, National Park Service facilities and services are very limited, and certain areas of the park are closed. As the impact of the government shutdown continues to be felt, Yosemite Conservancy remains committed to supporting Yosemite National Park through our 2019 projects and year-round programs.


The following Yosemite Conservancy programs are still running:


Ostrander Ski Hut will reopen on Saturday, January 19, 2019.


The following Yosemite Conservancy programs and services are currently closed:

  • The Conservancy bookstore in the Valley Visitor Center is closed due to the Yosemite Valley Visitor Center being closed.
  • The Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias is closed, including The Depot.


For more information on Yosemite National Park's available services and facilities during the government shutdown, please refer to the National Park Service and the Department of the Interior: visit www.nps.gov/yose and www.doi.gov/shutdown.