Don’t miss out on an opportunity to connect with the Conservancy on your next Yosemite trip! Whether you want to try something new or enjoy your go-to activities, we look forward to helping you make the most of your time in the park.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, we’ve modified or canceled some of our usual programs and events. For all in-person activities, we’re implementing strict protocols focused on keeping staff and participants healthy and safe.

Browse our calendar to see what’s coming up on our schedule and find your next Yosemite experience!

Outdoor

Outdoor

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Art Classes

Art Classes

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Theater

Theater

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Volunteer

Volunteer

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Theater

Theater

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Custom Adventures

Custom Adventures

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Donor Events

Donor Events

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UPCOMING EVENTS

 

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Volunteer

Deepen your connection to Yosemite by donating your time and talents to help the park.
01/01/2020 - 12/31/2021
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Custom Adventures

Design a guided Yosemite experience to fit your itinerary and interests.
07/01/2020 - 12/31/2021
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Custom Art Classes

Happy Isles Art and Nature Center
Heading to Yosemite with a group? Enhance your time in the park with a custom art experience. We’ll work with
03/01/2021 - 10/31/2021
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Yosemite Naturalist Walks

Yosemite Valley
Join Yosemite Conservancy naturalists for guided programs in the Valley. Learn about birds, explore the night sky, take a stroll
03/31/2021 - 08/24/2021
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Wine and Paint

Virtual
In this wine and paint class, you will learn the basics of watercolor and employ them to create an iconic
08/05/2021 - 08/05/2021
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Watercolor with Luis Juarez

Yosemite Valley
If you’ve wanted to try watercolor painting but think it seems daunting or difficult, this is the class for you!
08/02/2021 - 08/06/2021
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Intro Backpack: May Lake Story Stroll

May Lake
Program Overview: Stroll to May Lake for a two-night backpacking trip with storyteller and naturalist Brian Shoor! The trip kicks
08/05/2021 - 08/08/2021
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Yosemite Field School: Alpine Ecology

Tuolumne Meadows
Program Overview: On this weekend adventure, you’ll join an experienced naturalist guide and fellow park fans to explore high-elevation habitats
08/06/2021 - 08/08/2021
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Watercolor Journaling with Elizabeth Butterfield

Yosemite Valley
Yosemite National Park is a form of art in itself; all the natural beauty of this special place offers endless
08/09/2021 - 08/13/2021
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Overnight Under the Stars: Perseids (Trip 1)

Glacier Point Road
Program Overview: On this guided overnight trip, you’ll get to experience a natural treasure — Yosemite’s night skies — during
08/12/2021 - 08/13/2021
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Backpack: Clouds Rest (Two Nights)

Clouds Rest
Program Overview: Join us for an unforgettable Yosemite adventure along a classic wilderness route. This three-day, two-night guided backpacking trip
08/12/2021 - 08/15/2021
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Overnight Under the Stars: Perseids (Trip 2)

Glacier Point Road
Program Overview: On this guided overnight trip, you’ll get to experience a natural treasure — Yosemite’s night skies — during
08/13/2021 - 08/14/2021
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Overnight Under the Stars: Perseids (Trip 3)

Glacier Point Road
Program Overview: On this guided overnight trip, you’ll get to experience a natural treasure — Yosemite’s night skies — during
08/14/2021 - 08/15/2021
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Pastel Landscapes with Tsungwei Moo: Class 1

Yosemite Valley
Enjoy the end of the summer season in Yosemite with gifted pastel artist Tsungwei Moo, who will share her personal
08/16/2021 - 08/20/2021
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Yosemite Field School: Tuolumne Meadows Geology

Tuolumne Meadows
Program Overview: Remarkable rock formations, including sheer cliffs, polished domes and soaring peaks, are among Yosemite’s most recognizable features —
08/19/2021 - 08/20/2021
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Backpack: Mt. Conness

Tuolumne Meadows
Program Overview: Spend a long weekend surrounded by the incomparable beauty of the Sierra Nevada high country on this three-day,
08/19/2021 - 08/22/2021
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Pastel Landscapes with Tsungwei Moo: Class 2

Yosemite Valley
Enjoy the end beginning of the summer season in Yosemite with gifted pastel artist Tsungwei Moo, who will share her
08/23/2021 - 08/27/2021
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Backpack: Ten Lakes and Grant Lake

Tuolumne Meadows
Program Overview: Spend a long summer weekend exploring Ten Lakes and Grant Lakes, two clusters of backcountry lakes separated by
08/26/2021 - 08/29/2021
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Yosemite Field School: Bighorn Sheep Backpack

Tuolumne Meadows
Program Overview: This Yosemite Field School backpacking course takes you into the rugged terrain of the eastern Sierra Nevada to
08/26/2021 - 08/29/2021
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Yosemite Field School: High Country History

Tuolumne Meadows
Program Overview: The Tioga Road traces thousands of years of human history, from the travel and trade routes of Indigenous
08/28/2021 - 08/29/2021
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Acrylic Painting with Candida Webb

Yosemite Valley
This class offers students the opportunity to pay attention to and be inspired by the world around them in a
08/30/2021 - 09/03/2021
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Backpack: May Lake and High Peaks

May Lake
Program Overview: Spend a relaxing weekend in Yosemite’s high country exploring May Lake and a pair of nearby mountains, Tuolumne
09/02/2021 - 09/05/2021
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Backpack: Clouds Rest (One Night)

Clouds Rest
Program Overview: Join us for an unforgettable Yosemite experience on a classic wilderness route! This two-day, one-night guided backpacking trip
09/03/2021 - 09/05/2021
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Overnight Under the Stars (Trip 2)

Glacier Point Road
Program Overview: On this guided overnight trip, you’ll get to experience a natural treasure: Yosemite’s night skies. After meeting up
09/05/2021 - 09/06/2021
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Watercolor with Michael Friedland: Class 1

Yosemite Valley
Art doesn’t have to be intimidating! That’s the theme of this creative painting class with artist Michael Friedland. Spend a
09/06/2021 - 09/10/2021
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Scenic Watercolor with Steve Curl

Yosemite Valley
September brings bright light and colors to Yosemite Valley. As summer fades, we welcome golden grasses, long shadows, a slower-moving
09/08/2021 - 09/11/2021
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Watercolor with Michael Friedland: Class 2

Yosemite Valley
Art doesn’t have to be intimidating! That’s the theme of this creative painting class with artist Michael Friedland. Spend a
09/13/2021 - 09/17/2021
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Full Moon Hike: Taft Point (Trip 2)

Taft Point
Program Overview: Spend a moonlit evening at Taft Point, an iconic viewpoint on the south rim of Yosemite Valley. This
09/20/2021
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Watercolor with Casey Cheuvront: Class 1

Yosemite Valley
In our fast-paced lives, we often forget to stop and really look at the beauty that surrounds us. Take some
09/20/2021 - 09/24/2021
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Workshop: Yosemite Miwok-Paiute Basketry

Yosemite Valley
Program Overview: Julia Parker spent more than 60 years working as a cultural demonstrator in Yosemite National Park, educating visitors
09/24/2021 - 09/26/2021
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Watercolor with Casey Cheuvront: Class 2

Yosemite Valley
In our fast-paced lives, we often forget to stop and really look at the beauty that surrounds us. Take some
09/27/2021 - 10/01/2021
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Day Hikes: Big Walls and Boulders

Yosemite Valley
Program Overview: Curious about the park’s granite walls? Want to spend a beautiful autumn day in Yosemite Valley? This adventure
10/02/2021 - 10/03/2021
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Mosaics in Yosemite: Class 2

Yosemite Valley
No art experience? No problem! This mosaic class is ideal for beginners. Over the course of four hours, artist Denise
10/04/2021 - 10/08/2021
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Drawing & Watercolor Journaling II

Yosemite Valley
Capture your impressions of Yosemite in your field journal. We will further enrich your sketchbook as you record your observations
10/05/2021 - 10/08/2021
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Watercolor with John Gates

Yosemite Valley
This watercolor class will strike an ideal balance, offering a mix of structured learning and the freedom to create something
10/11/2021 - 10/15/2021
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Workshop: Autumn Light Photography

Yosemite Valley
Program Overview: Whether you’re just getting started with a camera or have lots of experience behind the lens, you’ll find
10/14/2021 - 10/17/2021
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Watercolor with Anna Calderon

Yosemite Valley
Please note: this event has been cancelled. Join artist and biologist Anna Calderon to explore Yosemite ecology as you learn
10/18/2021 - 10/22/2021
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Day Hikes: Historic Roads

Yosemite Valley
Program Overview: What was it like to visit Yosemite more than 100 years ago? Find out on this history-themed three-day
10/22/2021 - 10/24/2021
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Day Hike: Woodpeckers and Fire Ecology

Yosemite Valley
Program Overview: Did you know there are more species of woodpeckers in Yosemite than in any comparable area in the
11/06/2021
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Yosemite Campfire Stories

Yosemite Valley
Heartwarming Stories by a Warm Campfire Heading to Yosemite next holiday season? Add a Yosemite Conservancy campfire program to your
12/24/2021 6:30 pm
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