John Muir's Wild Mountain Adventures

John Muir's Wild Mountain Adventures

Lee Stetson brings John Muir’s wild adventures to life at the Yosemite Theater in Yosemite Valley
Shows every Thursday 7pm, May 16 – October 10
Repeats every week every Thursday until Thu Oct 10 2019 except Thu Jul 18 2019, Thu Jul 25 2019, Thu Sep 26 2019.
May 16, 2019 to October 10, 2019
May 23, 2019 to October 17, 2019
May 30, 2019 to October 24, 2019
June 6, 2019 to October 31, 2019
June 13, 2019 to November 7, 2019
June 20, 2019 to November 14, 2019
June 27, 2019 to November 21, 2019
July 4, 2019 to November 28, 2019
July 11, 2019 to December 5, 2019
August 1, 2019 to December 26, 2019
August 8, 2019 to January 2, 2020
August 15, 2019 to January 9, 2020
August 22, 2019 to January 16, 2020
August 29, 2019 to January 23, 2020
September 5, 2019 to January 30, 2020
September 12, 2019 to February 6, 2020
September 19, 2019 to February 13, 2020
October 3, 2019 to February 27, 2020
October 10, 2019 to March 5, 2020

Explore wild America with John Muir! Follow Muir on his journeys through the western wilderness as he survives risky encounters with wild animals, ferocious mountain storms and dangerous glaciers. Celebrated Muir actor and historian Lee Stetson will get your heart racing with tales of the famous naturalist’s thrilling, often nerve-racking travels from Alaska to the Sierra Nevada. Stetson will invite audience members to help select the stories he spins on stage, weaving together a unique performance each week. How and, especially, why did John Muir risk his life so often? Come find out! 

Film and Presentation
Thursdays at 7pm, May 16 – October 10 (Except July 18, July 25 and September 26)
Adult Tickets $10 – Tickets for Children FREE under 12 years of age
Tickets can be purchased at the Yosemite Conservancy Bookstore and Yosemite Hospitality Tour Desks
Yosemite Theater, Valley Visitor Center
Performer
Lee Stetson as John Muir at the Yosemite Valley Theater

Lee Stetson

Lee Stetson has portrayed Muir in Yosemite since 1983. Stetson is passionate about promoting the performing arts in national parks. Stetson has performed on stage and television, is the voice of John Muir in Ken Burns’ PBS documentary “The National Parks: America’s Best Idea,” and has been a freelance director.