Come spend a night in the heart of the Sierra just outside Yosemite National Park at Yosemite Pines RV Resort and Family Lodging.

Loyd

For over 30 years I've enjoyed hiking, backpacking, fishing, photographing and exploring Yosemite and the Sierra Nevada. More About the Author.

rss feed Twitter Flickrr YouTube

Visit Loyd's Website

Merced River Open to White Water Rafting? Am I dreaming?

Merced River Open to White Water Rafting? Am I dreaming?

April 23, 2014 | Comments (0)

How could I have missed the cheers of joy from millions of whitewater enthusiasts?

Read More

half dome and photographer cnn

A Look at Yosemite by CNN

April 23, 2014 | Comments (0)

When I’m preparing for a trip I like to get as much information possible about the destination including watching as many videos as I can find. Here’s an interesting video report from CNN on Yosemite.

Read More

Grab your camera and get in the car! The dogwoods are blooming!

Grab your camera and get in the car! The dogwoods are blooming!

April 23, 2014 | Comments (2)

I think the title pretty much sums it up.

Read More

If this is spring, why is it snowing?

If this is spring, why is it snowing?

April 22, 2014 | Comments (2)

A winter storm has snuck in bringing with it high winds, rain and…snow.

Read More

Scientists drawing blank about deadly, mercury tainted fish found in Yosemite wilderness lake

Scientists drawing blank about deadly, mercury tainted fish found in Yosemite wilderness lake

April 22, 2014 | Comments (1)

Here’s an interesting story that showed up in the Fresno Bee. A lake in Yosemite that hasn’t had gold mining activity suddenly shows up with a fish that’s unfit for human consumption because of high mercury levels and scientists don’t know why.

Read More

CHP rescue helicopter by E. Howe

Another Yosemite Hiker Rescued by CHP

April 22, 2014 | Comments (2)

For the 2nd time in as many weeks a hiker in Yosemite has had to be rescued by helicopter.

Read More

Climbing Half Dome by Greg Foster

Get Your Half Dome Passes Now!

March 4, 2014 | Comments (2)

It’s that time again when you can get into the preseason (hiking season) lottery for permits to make the hike to the top of Half Dome. Wait, what? You have to get a permit to hike to the top of Half Dome?

Read More

Yosemite Nature Notes 22 - Yosemite Nature Notes

Yosemite Nature Notes 22 – Yosemite Nature Notes

January 21, 2014 | Comments (0)

If you follow along you know that we frequently post the wonderful videos from Yosemite Nature Notes. But did you know Yosemite Nature Notes has been around a lot longer than the video series has? Check out this great video from Yosemite Nature Notes into the history of Yosemite Nature Notes from the 1920′s to the 1960′s.

Read More

A New Perspective on Bodie

A New Perspective on Bodie

November 12, 2013 | Comments (3)

I love Bodie. It’s one of my all time favorite places and it’s just outside Yosemite. Check out this awesome video shot from a couple of quad copters flying over and around the park.

Read More

Tioga Pass Closed - Temporarily?

Tioga Pass Closed – Temporarily?

October 29, 2013 | Comments (4)

Tioga Pass has closed due to a winter storm that is making it’s way through Northern California brining rain and snow.

Read More

Page 1 of 26912345...102030...Last »