Tag: History

Royal Robbins (1935-2017)

Our deepest sympathies go out this morning to the family of Royal Robbins.

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Stephen Mather: First Director of the National Park Service

Check out the latest Yosemite Nature Notes on one of my favorite historical figures in Yosemite, Stephen Mather.

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Take a Virtual Tour of Yosemite

If you’re sitting over at Grandma’s this Christmas and that awkward silence creeps in, grab your phone and take

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A Little History About the Yosemite Grant Act (and Some Fun Things to Do)

You’ve probably figured out that this year marks the 150th Anniversary of the Yosemite Grant Act. You haven’t you

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New Museum Exhibit Features Early Yosemite Items

Sounds like they have some pretty cool items. This is definitely one you're not going to want to miss.

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Yosemite Grant: Inspiring Generations (video)

Check out the latest installment from the fine folks at Yosemite Nature Notes.

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Norsigian Ansel Adams Yosemite Valley

Looking for something to do? Learn about the history of Yosemite through painting

Yosemite has long been the inspiration for some of the worlds finest painters and this summer you can check

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On this day in 1851…

While the members of that first expedition of the Mariposa Battalion had heard rumours of what could be found

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10 Books Every Yosemite Lover Should Have

Got some down time? Need something to do while you're waiting for your husband at the dentist office? Grab

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Wild gray wolf returns to California for the first time in almost 100 years

The gray wolf was thought to be a pest and, like the California Grizzly, eradicated in the 1920's. This

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