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
My husband and I were married in the Chapel 44 yrs ago this July 20th.
Hope to make a visit for our 45th.
Purify stream water at Yosemite before consuming to protect against jardia.
You can never have too much TP in a Yosemite campground!
You don't know Yosemite until you've seen her from below and you've seen her from above. From the valley floor to Glacier... more
When visiting Yosemite NP, arrive at the Valley first thing in the morning. After doing all you wanted to do in the Valley,... more
Want to hike Yosemite's Half Dome on short notice? Recreation.gov has recently launched a permit lottery you can enter a... more
This was our first trip to Yellowstone and we took our 3 young kids. Shortly after entering the park at the East Entrance I... more
My father was Chief Park Naturalist in Yosemite for almost 15 years during the '50s and '60's. Ansel Adams was a family... more
Spent 4 wonderful days at Wawona horsecamp. The thing I MOST want to share is the incredible staff. Their professionalism... more
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