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 snowy scene in Yosemite Valley: Bridalveil Fall flowing down a granite cliff, flanked by frosted Cathedral Rocks. Photo: Carolyn Botell, February 2019

We skipped our most first monthly recap of the year, so we're doubling up on this round! 

Bill takes advantage of a powerful camera lens to observe (and photograph) his surroundings on a spring day in Yosemite Valley. Photo: Yosemite Conservancy/Keith Walklet

Next up in our “Six Questions” series: Bill King, a Mariposa-based naturalist and guide who leads Yosemite Conservancy Outdoor and Custom Adventure programs.

Snow piles up along Yosemite's Glacier Point Road in the winter. Photo: Carolyn Botell, January 2019

Join us for a journey into the hushed, hidden world below the snow.

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.