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Experience Yosemite Blog

  • Don’t let the possibility of winter driving conditions keep you from enjoying Yosemite National Park in one of its most beautiful seasons. Many locals consider winter their favorite Yosemite season, and if you make the journey, you’ll see why. The scenery is more spectacular with a dusting of white, and with peace and quiet filling […]

  • Nestled in the heart of Yosemite Valley is a place much younger than its neighboring cliffs and trees, but with no shortage of history of its own. The Ahwahnee hotel is one of Yosemite’s many gems. Today its known for its astounding amenities, amazing architecture and fabulous holiday festivities.

  • October 11, 2019
    Yosemite Ice Skating

    Whether it’s your first time on ice skates or you’re working on perfecting that triple axel, Yosemite offers some unique opportunities for outdoor ice skating.

  • Every year, Yosemite Facelift volunteers clean up thousands of pounds of trash, but that’s not all there is to this event. Check out our top ten list of things to do while you’re at Facelift, and enjoy everything that this event has to offer.

  • Alex Honnold captured the national spotlight with the documentary FreeSolo. Here is what you need to know about climbing El Capitan that puts that tremendous feat into context, and gives you a sense for what is really happening up there on El Capitan.

  • Yosemite and Mariposa County are ideal places to take in the Perseid Meteor Shower through mid-August due to the area’s naturally dark skies. Here is our guide on where to take in the show.

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