The Yosemite Conservancy blog. An insider's look at what's happening in the park — and how our donors are making a difference.

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The Yosemite Conservancy blog.
An insider's look at what's happening in the park — and how our donors are making a difference.

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A hiker heads up the Four Mile Trail in Yosemite. Photo: Yosemite Conservancy/Keith Walklet

Whether your relationship with Yosemite is long-term or brand-new, we have plenty of suggestions for ways to feel even more connected to your park.

Looking for the perfect present for a Yosemite fan? Look no further than our 2018 guide to gifts that give back! Photo: Half Dome at sunset, by Michael White

Looking for the perfect present for a Yosemite fan? Take a peek at our 2018 guide to gifts that give back!

Autumn scenery at Valley View, in Yosemite National Park. Photo: Chris Rivers

Just a few of the reasons we're grateful for Yosemite – and for everyone who plays a part in protecting the park!

A Yosemite Climber Steward conducts a climbing patrol on Lamb Dome. Photo: NPS/Eric Bissell

Whether you're an avid climber, or just curious about how — and why — people scale granite walls, the grant-supported "Ask a Climber" program serves up a bevy of answers to climbing-related questions. Read a few FAQs, and check out the program in Yosemite Valley (mid-May to mid-October) to ask your own questions!