Restored trails allow access to Yosemite’s many wonders.

Trail Rehabilitation & Access

Whether you’re strolling through a Valley meadow, climbing to the top of Vernal Fall or completing a multiday trek through the high country, trails are the best way to experience Yosemite’s breathtaking landscape. With your support, Yosemite’s world-class crews keep the park’s 800-mile trail network in top condition through restoration projects that protect natural resources and provide safe access to stunning viewpoints, serene alpine lakes, high peaks and more.

Restore the historic Washburn Trail to connect hikers to the Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias in Yosemite. Photo: Keith Walklet.

Restore the historic trail to connect hikers to the Mariposa Grove

Yosemite’s California Conservation Corps crew restore trails to protect the Merced Watershed. Photo: CCC.

California Conservation Corps crew restore trails and develop skills

California Conservation Corps trail crews are restoring the iconic Pacific Crest Trail along the Tuolumne River.

Restoring trails along the Tuolumne River in Yosemite’s “grand canyon”

Crucial restoration work will transform the visitor experience at Bridaveil Fall. Photo: Keith Walklet.

Enhancing the visitor experience at Bridalveil Fall