Events & Calendar

Yosemite Conservancy offers fun things to do in Yosemite, all year. Explore the park with our experts on guided hikes, backpacking trips, photography workshops or bird-watching tours. Join us in Yosemite Valley for art workshops and lively theater programs. Whatever your passion, find your adventure with us!

Your memories will last a lifetime, and program proceeds will be used to fund trail repair and access, habitat restoration, wildlife protection and more.

Learn more about how your participation in these programs benefits Yosemite National Park.

Enter your travel dates to search the calendar for Yosemite Conservancy events and programs.

 

Visitors enjoy a guided Yosemite snowshoe tour to Dewey Point.
Snowshoe Yosemite: Valley Vistas atop Dewey Point

Snowshoe to one of Yosemite Valley’s greatest panoramas with an expert naturalist guide.

Gain a new understanding of the Ponderosa Pine and Yosemite ecology on a guided tour with a Yosemite expert naturalist.
Dine & Discover: Sierra Tree Mortality

Explore Yosemite in-depth and share a meal with fellow Yosemite-lovers, in the Dine & Discover series. The first in the series uncovers the causes and consequences of a changing Sierra landscape, led by park ecology and fire experts.

Learn the backpacking basics and Leave No Trace principles on an Outdoor Adventure with a Yosemite expert.
Introduction to Backpacking and "Leave No Trace" Trainer

Build your outdoor skills during this guided course led by Yosemite experts.

Artists of all levels discover and develop their skills, as they create permanent mementos of fun-filled days in Yosemite, through Yosemite Conservancy's artist-led art classes.
Atmospheric Watercolor

Paint with watercolor to create a landscape that reflects the nuances of light, time and season.

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Upcoming Events

Artist Sparkle Taylor teaches students to capture the magic of Yosemite in autumn with acrylic paint in this Yosemite Conservancy art workshop.
April 3, 2017 to April 8, 2017
Capture Yosemite’s magical colors and light with acrylic paint in this plein air workshop
Lee Stetson brings John Muir’s wild adventures to life at the Yosemite Theater in Yosemite Valley
Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Oct 25 2017.
April 5, 2017 to October 25, 2017
April 12, 2017 to November 1, 2017
April 19, 2017 to November 8, 2017
April 26, 2017 to November 15, 2017
May 3, 2017 to November 22, 2017
May 10, 2017 to November 29, 2017
May 17, 2017 to December 6, 2017
May 24, 2017 to December 13, 2017
May 31, 2017 to December 20, 2017
June 7, 2017 to December 27, 2017
June 14, 2017 to January 3, 2018
June 21, 2017 to January 10, 2018
June 28, 2017 to January 17, 2018
July 5, 2017 to January 24, 2018
July 12, 2017 to January 31, 2018
July 19, 2017 to February 7, 2018
July 26, 2017 to February 14, 2018
August 2, 2017 to February 21, 2018
August 9, 2017 to February 28, 2018
August 16, 2017 to March 7, 2018
August 23, 2017 to March 14, 2018
August 30, 2017 to March 21, 2018
September 6, 2017 to March 28, 2018
September 13, 2017 to April 4, 2018
September 20, 2017 to April 11, 2018
September 27, 2017 to April 18, 2018
October 4, 2017 to April 25, 2018
October 11, 2017 to May 2, 2018
October 18, 2017 to May 9, 2018
October 25, 2017 to May 16, 2018
Shows every Wednesday at 7 pm, April 5 - Oct. 25
Journey back to the early 1900s to hear John Muir share stories from Yosemite as he receives news on the future of his beloved Hetch Hetchy Valley.