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

Field Notes

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

Yosemite Conservancy Field Notes

A skier on Glacier Point Road, with Half Dome visible in the background. Photo: Madison Smith

Planning a winter trip to Yosemite? Brush up on a few tips for staying safe and minimizing your impact when exploring the park during the snowy season.

Horsetail and giant sequoias grow side by side in Mariposa Grove. Photo: Shirley Spencer

In this guest post, Yosemite naturalist and artist Shirley Spencer offers a glimpse into an intriguing winter world.

Yosemite Conservancy Projects Director Schuyler Greenleaf points out features of Bridalveil Fall. Photo: Yosemite Conservancy

This year on the blog, we're kicking off a new series of posts to help you get to know some of the people behind the scenes at the Conservancy and in the park! Each post will introduce you to a different person, through six quick questions.

A collage showing images from 2018 grant-funded projects in Yosemite National Park.

2018, by (some of) the numbers. Thank you to all of our supporters for making a difference in Yosemite last year!