Packed full of facts and information, The Complete Guide to Yosemite National Park is essential for the first time visitor to Yosemite. This book has long held a place in my personal library and is one of the first books I recommend to someone visiting the park for the first time. The book has tons […]
Weekly Weather Outlook for the week of November 8, 2004 through November 14, 2004. Monday: Cloudy with showers. Chance of snow above 7,000ft. Tuesday: Partly cloudy. Expected Highs: mid 50’s. Lows: Upper 30’s. Wednesday: Rain is expected in the lower elevations with snow about 8,000 ft and down to 7,500 ft during the night. Expected […]
The San Souci’s are well known in the childrens literature circles for their wonderful stories and colorful, vibrant artwork that really bring stories to life. Two Bear Cubs is an adaptation of a Southern Sierra Miwok legend as to the creation of El Capitan (Tu-tok-a-nu-la). In the book two bear cubs stray from their mother […]
Book Description: “Yosemite is one of the great natural wonders of the world but much of it has been relatively inaccessible when snow covers the ground. Now, author Michael C. White opens up a whole world of possibilities. For those folks willing to travel under their own power, a new playground exists. Like his best-selling […]
Friday: Partly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Expect to find snow on 120 and 41 around 5500 feet. Saturday: Partly cloudy. Sunday: Partly cloudy. Be sure to check the weather before heading out as conditions can change very quickly in the mountains during the winter months. Always carry chains.
Just a little north of Yosemite, tucked among the picturesque and historic foothills lies one of California’s hidden gems, Columbia State Historic Park. Once known as the “Gem of the South Mines”, Columbia is a town frozen in time. Columbia provides a first-hand look into life into California at the peak of the gold rush […]
Amazon review: “Your guide to the best assortment of family walks, day hikes, overnighters, weekend trips, and backpacking adventures that Yosemite National Park has to offer! 100 Hikes in Yosemite National Park includes Yosemite Valley (Half Dome, Yosemite Falls, El Capitan), Tuolumne Meadows (great for peak bagging), Hetch Hechy Reservoir (excellent, less trafficked trails above […]
One of the quintessential books for travelers going to Yosemite, The Photographer’s Guide to Yosemite leads readers through the park and surrounding environs all the while providing valuable lessons and tips into the art of photography. Michael Frye’s stunning photography brings the book to life while showing Yosemite at it’s finest from Valley floor to […]
Michael Frye, author of one of my favorite books, The Photographer’s Guide to Yosemite , is scheduled to join a photography walk on November 27th. The walk takes 2+ hours and begins at 9:00am, departing from the Ansel Adams Gallery in Yosemite Valley, conditions permitting.