Snowshoe Yosemite with an expert guide on a tour with Yosemite Conservancy.

Outdoor Adventures

If you’re looking for the best thing to do in Yosemite, join a Yosemite Conservancy Outdoor Adventure! Our naturalist guides have lifetimes of Yosemite experience and insider knowledge.

Join us for backpacking treks, day hikes, photography workshops, bird-watching tours and discover Yosemite’s “hidden gems” with our expert naturalist-guides. We work hand-in-hand with the park to create unforgettable experiences. Camping reservations, wilderness permits and park entry fees are included so all you have to do is show up! Proceeds from your Outdoor Adventure will help ensure Yosemite’s protection for future generations.

For more information and to register, email adventures@yosemiteconservancy.org, or call 209-379-2317 x10.

An expert Yosemite guide leads campers on a relaxed backpacking trip to Polly Dome Lakes.
August 17, 2017 to August 20, 2017
Enjoy a relaxed-pace backpacking adventure in the beauty of Yosemite’s high country.
Hikers conquer Half Dome on a challenging, expert-led Outdoor Adventure with Yosemite Conservancy.
August 18, 2017 to August 20, 2017
Challenge yourself to a one-night backpack adventure to the summit of Half Dome.
A guided Yosemite backpacking trip in the backcountry brings visitors inside the rugged alpine habitat of endangered Sierra Nevada bighorn sheep.
August 24, 2017 to August 27, 2017
Climb into the magnificent mountain habitat where endangered bighorn sheep are making a comeback.
Yosemite visitors challenge themselves on a two-night backpack adventure to the summit of Half Dome.
September 7, 2017 to September 10, 2017
Challenge yourself to a two-night backpack adventure to the summit of Half Dome.
Hikers conquer both Clouds Rest and Half Dome on a challenging two-night Outdoor Adventure with Yosemite Conservancy.
September 14, 2017 to September 17, 2017
Conquer the summits of both Clouds Rest and Half Dome during this challenging two-night backpacking adventure.
Relax in Yosemite’s high country with this easy-paced backpacking adventure to Mono Pass
September 14, 2017 to September 17, 2017
Relax in Yosemite’s high country with this easy-paced backpacking adventure.