Play a ‘What If?’ game before you go. Things don’t always go as planned. Bad weather, stomach flu, a wrong turn... more
Be prepared and know your limitations in the woods! Two things well end you first:
If Yosemite is not available, go to Mammoth Lakes, there too, in Inyo there are dispersed camps, such as Glass Creek, they... more
Always book in advance.
Help save a bear! Properly store all food and items that have an odor (sunscreen, hand sanitizer, toothpaste...) in a bear... more
Parking is hard to find. The best way to explore Yosemite on a day trip is to catch a bus into the park and ride the free... more
Get a Park Passport. It's an inexpensive souvenir, and a good reminder of your visit. Our family loves to collect them.
Make sure you wrap up all of your food tightly!
If you're planning on hiking up to Half Dome, consider starting at sunrise. It's much cooler, and you will have an easier... more
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