Please note that while Yosemite remains open during the federal government shutdown, services and facilities are very limited, and certain areas of the park are closed. For more information, please refer to the National Park Service and the Department of the Interior: visit and

As the impact of the government shutdown continues to be felt, Yosemite Conservancy remains committed to supporting Yosemite National Park.

Click here for more information on the availability of Yosemite Conservancy programs and services during the shutdown.


Videos provide a behind-the-scenes look at Yosemite Conservancy work throughout the park.


Everywhere you look in Yosemite, your donations are making a difference. Watch these videos for a sample of Conservancy-funded projects. Or choose a video from the wildly popular Yosemite Nature Notes® documentary series, and learn about night skies, Half Dome, frazil ice, moonbows, glaciers and more.