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August 5, 2019
Yosemite National Park Debuts New App That Helps Visitors Explore the Park

Yosemite News Release August 5, 2019 Media Contacts: National Park Service: Scott Gediman 209-372-0248, Jamie Richards 209-372-0529 Yosemite Conservancy: Peter

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July 30, 2019
Book Release: The Nature of Yosemite – A Visual Journey

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE On-sale September 10, 2019 Contact: Claire Cornell, Publicist (858) 472-0607 | claire.s.cornell@gmail.com   “The images in this

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May 6, 2019
Threatened California Red-Legged Frogs Making a Comeback in Yosemite National Park After a 50-Year Absence

Yosemite News Release For release: May 6, 2019 Media Contacts: National Park Service: Scott Gediman 209-372-0248, Jamie Richards 209-372-0529 Yosemite

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April 22, 2019
Yosemite Conservancy’s Outdoor Adventures Inspire Park Visitors and Help to Ensure Yosemite’s Protection for Future Generations

Women-only Backpacking Treks, Dog-Friendly Excursions and a Hike that Promotes the Benefits of Car-Free Experiences are Among the Yosemite Conservancy

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April 1, 2019
Yosemite Conservancy Provides $15.3 Million in Support to Yosemite National Park for Priority Projects and Programs

“The power and benefit of philanthropy is undeniable to nature and park visitors” Yosemite National Park, April 1, 2019 — Yosemite

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October 23, 2018
Yosemite Conservancy Purchases 356 Acres in Yosemite West Bordering Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park, October 23, 2018 — Yosemite Conservancy has purchased 356 acres of wilderness and vacant land in Yosemite

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September 21, 2018
Rare Collection of Ansel Adams Photography Donated to the Yosemite Museum in Yosemite National Park

Yosemite Museum Exhibit of an Ansel Adams “Museum Set” Runs Sept. 21-Nov. 25 Yosemite National Park, Sept. 21, 2018 —

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June 14, 2018
Yosemite National Park and Yosemite Conservancy Celebrate the Reopening of the Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias After the Largest Restoration Project in Park History

Yosemite National Park, June 14, 2018 – Yosemite National Park, Yosemite Conservancy and public officials today dedicated the newly restored Mariposa Grove

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March 23, 2018
Yosemite Conservancy Provides $12.5 Million to Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park, March 26, 2018 – Yosemite Conservancy is providing $12.5 million in support to Yosemite National Park to

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March 6, 2018
Explore Yosemite Your Way: Yosemite Conservancy Adds New Guided Outdoor Adventures for All Abilities for 2018

Stargaze Under the Milky Way, Dine to a Full Moon at Iconic Taft Point, or Trek to Mt. Lyell with

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February 15, 2018
Yosemite National Park Announces the Opening Date for the Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias

The Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias will Open at 9:00 am on Friday, June 15, 2018  Yosemite National Park, February

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February 12, 2018
Yosemite Conservancy Seeks Volunteers for a Unique Monthlong Opportunity in Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park, February 12, 2018 – Yosemite Conservancy is seeking volunteers for 30-day stays in Yosemite National Park from

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December 12, 2017
Yosemite Conservancy Names Mark Marschall to Lead its Volunteer Program

Forty-year National Park Service Employee Brings a Deep Understanding of Yosemite National Park to His New Role San Francisco, Calif., December

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November 21, 2017
Yosemite Conservancy Book Wins National Outdoor Book Award

Yosemite Conservancy Book Wins National Outdoor Book Award November 20, 2017, El Portal, CA — Yosemite Conservancy announced today that

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October 30, 2017
Udall Foundation and Yosemite Conservancy Team Up to Host Youth Nature Photography Exhibition at the Palo Alto Art Center

Udall Foundation and Yosemite Conservancy Team Up to Host Youth Nature Photography Exhibition at the Palo Alto Art Center San

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October 30, 2017
SFO Airport to Feature Yosemite-Inspired Photographs Taken by 11 Bay Area Youth

SFO Airport to Feature Yosemite-Inspired Photographs Taken by 11 Bay Area Youth San Francisco, Calif., October 25, 2017 – The

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October 12, 2017
Major Progress Made in Landmark Project to Protect the Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias in Yosemite National Park

Major Progress Made in Landmark Project to Protect the Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias in Yosemite National Park Public Opening

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June 21, 2017
Book Release: Big Walls, Swift Waters

Big Walls, Swift Waters Epic Stories from Yosemite Search and Rescue by Charles R. “Butch” Farabee Publication date: July 11,

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April 3, 2017
Yosemite National Park and Yosemite Conservancy Launch New Website to Protect Bears with First-Ever Online Bear Tracker

Wildlife Management Technology and Programs Reduce Bear Incidents; Orphaned Bear Cubs Returned to Dens in the Park and Are Hibernating

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March 27, 2017
Yosemite Conservancy Provides $12 Million to Yosemite National Park

Funding for Converting a Historic Road Into a New Trail to the Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias, Restoring Bee, Butterfly

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January 13, 2017
Yosemite Storm Drama Unfolds on Yosemite Conservancy Webcams

Views of Yosemite Falls, Half Dome, High Sierra and El Capitan Showcase Nature’s Power and Beauty Yosemite National Park, January

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September 7, 2016
Ackerson Meadow Gifted to Yosemite National Park

Four Hundred Acres of Critical Habitat to be Protected Yosemite National Park, September 7, 2016 — Yosemite National Park added

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July 7, 2016
Yosemite Conservancy Wins Historic Preservation Grant through Partners in Preservation: National Parks Campaign

Created by American Express and the National Trust for Historic Preservation, the Program Celebrated the National Park Service Centennial San

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May 26, 2016
California Red-Legged Frogs and Western Pond Turtles to be Restored in Yosemite National Park

Cooperative Effort by the National Park Service, San Francisco Zoo & Gardens, Yosemite Conservancy, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, California

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May 16, 2016
Theater and Arts Programs in Yosemite National Park Make for a Memorable Visit for All Ages

Yosemite Conservancy Offers Cultural Programs for All Ages Yosemite National Park, May 16, 2016 — Theater performances marking the National

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May 5, 2016
Yosemite National Park Receives Donation of 26 Baskets

Julia Parker basket collection donated by noted San Francisco philanthropist Yosemite National Park, May 5, 2016 — Yosemite National Park,

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May 2, 2016
Explore Yosemite Like Never Before: Yosemite Conservancy Unveils Guided Outdoor Adventures for 2016

Yosemite National Park, May 2, 2016 — Visitors to Yosemite National Park can revel in its natural wonders like never

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April 4, 2016
Yosemite Conservancy Provides $15 Million to Yosemite National Park

Funding to Restore Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias, Protect Butterfly Habitat and Rebuild Spectacular Hiking Trails Yosemite National Park, April

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February 3, 2016
Yosemite National Park Announces Yosemite Centennial Ambassadors

Prestigious Group to Help Promote Centennial of National Park Service Yosemite National Park, February 3, 2016 — A prestigious group

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January 29, 2016
Yosemite National Park Receives Funding for Restoration of Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias

Funding Provided Through the NPS Centennial Challenge Program Yosemite National Park, January 29, 2016 — The National Park Service announced $15

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December 29, 2015
Nearly 23,000 Junior Rangers Sworn in at Yosemite National Park

Record Number of Junior Rangers a Highlight of the Park’s Educational Programs Yosemite National Park, December 29, 2015 — Yosemite National

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December 16, 2015
New Yosemite Nature Notes Episode Features Bighorn Sheep

Rare Species of Sheep Reintroduced to Yosemite in March of This Year Yosemite National Park, December 16, 2015 — Yosemite

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September 8, 2015
Yosemite Conservancy Contributes $1.6 Million to Life-Changing Youth Programs in Yosemite National Park

Youth in Yosemite Programs inspire young people of all ages to protect our parks. Yosemite National Park, September 15, 2015

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July 29, 2015
Former First Lady Laura Bush Joins Yosemite National Park for Tioga Road Rededication Event

Highest road across the Sierra dedicated exactly 100 years ago Yosemite National Park, July 29, 2015 — A historic rededication ceremony

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April 15, 2015
Yosemite Conservancy Debuts New Theater Performances and Art Workshops for 2015 in Yosemite National Park

New Programs for All Ages Provide Unique, Interactive and Entertaining Ways to Enjoy Yosemite’s Scenery, Wildlife and People Yosemite National Park,

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March 30, 2015
Endangered Sierra Nevada Bighorn Sheep Restored to Yosemite and Sequoia National Parks

Recently Completed Cooperative Effort Included California Department of Fish and Wildlife, National Park Service, U.S. Forest Service, and U.S. Fish

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March 10, 2015
The Best Things To Do In Yosemite: Yosemite Conservancy Unveils its Outdoor Adventures for 2015

Summer Camp for Grown-ups, Beginning Backpacking and Hikes to Rarely Seen Alpine Areas Are Among the Guided Outdoor Adventures Offered

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February 4, 2015
Yosemite Conservancy Names Frank Dean as President & CEO

Golden Gate National Recreation Area Superintendent Returns to His Roots to Lead Yosemite Conservancy’s Efforts to Inspire Support Essential to the

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November 20, 2014
Yosemite National Park Youth Programs Inspire Next Generation of Park Stewards

Yosemite Conservancy Provided $1.4 Million for 13 Youth Programs in 2014 Yosemite National Park, Nov. 20, 2014 — A group

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November 7, 2014
Lottery Now Open for Historic Ostrander Ski Hut in Yosemite’s Backcountry

Yosemite Conservancy is Accepting Online Reservation Lottery Forms Until November 19, 2014 for Experienced Skiers to Stay Overnight at Ostrander Ski

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September 15, 2014
New Program Tracks Yosemite’s Bears in Real-Time

National Park Service Programs and Yosemite Conservancy Funding Help Keep Bears Wild Yosemite National Park, Sept. 23, 2014 – For

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June 30, 2014
Yosemite Anniversary Celebrated with Groundbreaking for Landmark Project to Protect the Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias

Yosemite National Park, June 30, 2014 – Under a towering canopy of the Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias, the National

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June 23, 2014
$3.5 Million Donated to Yosemite National Park

Yosemite Fund Contribution Goes To Trail Repair, Visitor Service Improvements & Habitat Restoration Yosemite National Park, September 30, 2006 –

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June 23, 2014
Hundreds Celebrate Completion of Facelift to Yosemite’s Dramatic Olmsted Point Overlook

Yosemite National Park, Yosemite, Calif. Sept. 13, 2006 – Hundreds of people gathered atop the polished granite of Olmsted Point

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June 23, 2014
Multimillion-Dollar Campaign Launched to Save Popular Trails in Yosemite National Park

Nonprofit Yosemite Fund Seeks $13.5 Million for Trails Programs San Francisco, June 2, 2006 – The Yosemite Fund and National

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June 23, 2014
Historic Tunnel View Overlook Rehabilitation to Begin as First Centennial Project in Yosemite National Park

Yosemite, CA, April 24, 2008 – The historic Tunnel View Overlook will receive a much-needed makeover thanks to the National

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June 23, 2014
Yosemite Fund President to Depart at End of 2008

Bob Hansen’s devotion to Yosemite led to major park improvements and created a foundation for future success San Francisco, Calif.,

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June 23, 2014
“Yosemite: Pathways to Paradise” Premieres July 22, 2007 at 8 p.m. on KRON-TV hosted by “Bay Area Backroad’s” Doug McConnell

The nonprofit Yosemite Fund Sponsors Adventure Program About Yosemite National Park’s Miraculous Trails San Francisco, Calif. – What is the

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June 23, 2014
Leading Conservation and Recreational Organizations Take Legal Action Supporting National Park Service

Organizations File Amicus Brief in U.S. Court of Appeals Supporting Efforts to Protect the Merced River and Visitor Access in

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June 23, 2014
$1.3 Million Makeover of Yosemite Valley Visitor Center Exhibit Hall Unveiled at Ceremonies

Interactive Exhibits Update Hall for the First Time in 40 Years Thanks to Contributions from Yosemite Fund Donors Yosemite National

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June 23, 2014
Yosemite National Park Superintendent Named New President of The Yosemite Fund

Mike Tollefson to lead successful nonprofit that raises funds to improve Yosemite National Park San Francisco, Calif., August 22, 2008

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June 23, 2014
Historic Tunnel View Overlook Makeover Completed in Yosemite National Park

Secretary of the Interior Kempthorne Dedicates First Centennial Initiative Project Yosemite, CA – With Yosemite National Park’s granite monoliths as

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June 23, 2014
Half Dome Overlook Makeover Completed in Yosemite National Park

“First Impressions” of Yosemite Valley Improved by $800,000 Rehabilitation by Yosemite Fund Donors Yosemite, CA – For many visitors to

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June 23, 2014
$5.8 Million Donated to Yosemite National Park by The Yosemite Fund

Contribution Goes to Trail Repair, Habitat Restoration, Wildlife Protection and Improving Visitor Services San Francisco, October 26, 2009 – Yosemite

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June 23, 2014
“Moose” Honored with 2009 Yosemite Fund Award

Moose Mutlow – Educator, Volunteer and Author of “SPLAT Goes the Weasel” – receives 2009 Yosemite Fund Award San Francisco,

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June 23, 2014
Major Yosemite Nonprofits to Merge

The Yosemite Fund and Yosemite Association Approve Formation of a Unified Organization Dedicated to Supporting Projects and Programs in Yosemite

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June 23, 2014
The Yosemite Fund to Raise $1 million for “Youth in Yosemite” Programs to Cultivate Future Park Stewards

“Amid Yosemite’s grandeur, young lives are changed” San Francisco, Calif., March 8, 2010 – The Yosemite Fund is seeking $1

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June 23, 2014
Yosemite Conservancy Connects People with Park

Merger of two celebrated nonprofits into Yosemite Conservancy launches a new era in providing for Yosemite National Park Yosemite National

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June 23, 2014
Yosemite Conservancy Donates $5.9 Million to Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park, October 4, 2010 –With Giant Sequoias keeping watch nearby, Yosemite Conservancy donated $5.9 million to Yosemite National

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June 19, 2014
Yosemite Conservancy Seeks $1.3 Million To Fund Life Changing Youth Programs in Yosemite

Yosemite Natonal Park, February 22, 2011 – To cultivate thousands of future environmental stewards, young people will learn about wildlife,

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June 19, 2014
Yosemite Conservancy Unveils New Outdoor Adventures in Yosemite National Park

This Year’s Programs Include More Than 30 Adventures and Customized Opportunities from Backpacking and Photography to Native American History Yosemite

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June 19, 2014
Proceeds from Breathtaking 100th Anniversary Edition of John Muir’s My First Summer in the Sierra to Support Yosemite Conservancy

American Classic Features Stunning New Photographs by Scot Miller and a Forward by Filmmakers Ken Burns and Dayton Duncan Yosemite

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June 19, 2014
Art and Theater Programs in Yosemite National Park a Popular Draw

Yosemite Conservancy Programs Connect People with the Park Yosemite National Park, May 12, 2011 – Yosemite has inspired artists and

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June 19, 2014
Yosemite’s Tenaya Lake Area to Get Major Makeover

Yosemite Conservancy to Fund Wetlands Restoration and Improved Visitor Access at Spectacular High Country Lake Yosemite National Park, June 14,

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June 19, 2014
Yosemite’s Historic Wawona Hotel Fountains Spring to Life

Yosemite Conservancy, National Park Service and Delaware North Companies Partner to Rehabilitate Signature Fountains of the Wawona Hotel National Historic

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June 19, 2014
Campaign Improves Popular Trails in Yosemite National Park

Yosemite Conservancy and National Park Service Celebrate Completion of $13.5 Million in Upgrades to 75 Miles of Trails and Habitat

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June 19, 2014
Yosemite Conservancy Provides $9.3 Million in Support to Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park, October 3, 2011 – Yosemite Conservancy provided $9.3 million in support to Yosemite National Park during the

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June 19, 2014
Lottery for Space at Historic Ostrander Ski Hut in Yosemite National Park Ends Nov. 16

Incredible Winter Experience Awaits Cross Country Ski and Snowshoe Enthusiasts Yosemite National Park, November 10, 2011 – Yosemite Conservancy is

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June 18, 2014
New Yosemite Museum Exhibit Showcases the Importance of the 150th Anniversary of the Yosemite Grant Act to the Conservation Movement

Yosemite Conservancy Funds “Yosemite, The Grand Experiment” Revealing Rarely Seen Artifacts Yosemite National Park, June 3, 2014 – The new

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June 17, 2014
Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts at Yosemite and Yosemite Conservancy Announce “Lodging and Learning” Package

Package includes lodging and hands-on learning experiences with a Yosemite Conservancy naturalist, where Yosemite visitors will appreciate not only the

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June 17, 2014
John Muir Descendant to Retrace Yosemite Valley Hike as One of Yosemite Conservancy’s Outdoor Adventures for 2012

One of More Than 35 Programs Offered Like Hawk Watching in the High Country, Family Camping Events or Stargazing in

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June 17, 2014
Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts at Yosemite and Yosemite Conservancy Announce Additional Dates for the New ‘Yosemite Insider Experience’ Package

Package includes lodging and hands-on learning experiences with a Yosemite Conservancy naturalist, where Yosemite visitors will appreciate not only the

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June 17, 2014
New Yosemite Falls Webcam Provides a Spectacular View of North America’s Highest Waterfall

Yosemite Conservancy Provides New Ways to Connect People to Yosemite National Park Through Webcams, Podcasts and Yosemite Nature Notes Online

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June 17, 2014
Yosemite Conservancy Unveils New Summer Art and Theater Programs For All Ages in Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park, June 5, 2012 – Yosemite Conservancy has unveiled an exciting summer line up of new art and

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June 17, 2014
Tenaya Lake Area in Yosemite the Focus of Major Restoration Work

Yosemite Conservancy Funds $1.7 Million in Habitat Protection and Visitor Improvements to “Yosemite’s Favorite Beach” Yosemite National Park, June 18, 2012

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June 17, 2014
Yosemite Conservancy to Fund Youth Programs with $1.3 Million

Youth in Yosemite Programs for Young People of All Ages Build The Next Generation of Environmental Stewards and Improve Yosemite

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June 17, 2014
Yosemite Conservancy Expands Fundraising Capability With Three Major Appointments

Kim Coull Named Development Director, Patrick Heryford is Institutional Giving Officer and Patti Johns Eisenberg is Major Gifts Officer San

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June 17, 2014
Lottery Registration Now Open for Yosemite’s Ostrander Ski Hut

Historic Ostrander Ski Hut Offers An Epic Winter Experience for Cross Country Ski and Snowshoe Enthusiasts Yosemite National Park, November

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June 5, 2014
Yosemite Conservancy Announces an Exciting Line-Up of Outdoor Adventures for 2013 to Explore Yosemite National Park

New Dates for Popular Programs Added to Meet Demand — Experts to Lead Small Groups Backpacking to Lyell Glacier, Photographing

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June 5, 2014
Yosemite Conservancy Announces New Outdoor Art Workshops and Live Theater Performances for 2013 in Yosemite National Park

  Yosemite National Park, April 4, 2013 – New outdoor art workshops and captivating live theater performances add to the

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June 5, 2014
Sharing Traditions Exhibit in Yosemite Showcases 80 Years of Native Basketry Demonstrators and Art

Yosemite Conservancy funds new exhibit that celebrates American Indian basketry and the stories of the artists who created them. Yosemite

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June 3, 2014
Life Changing Youth Programs in Yosemite Receive $1.8 Million

Yosemite Conservancy Funds 12 “Youth in Yosemite” Programs to Inspire the Next Generation of Environmental Stewards Yosemite National Park, Aug.

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June 3, 2014
Yosemite Conservancy Establishes Yosemite Fire Restoration Fund

Donations Go To Restoring Trails, Facilities and Natural Habitat in Yosemite National Park Damaged by the Rim Fire San Francisco,

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June 3, 2014
Lottery Registration Now Open for Restored Ostrander Ski Hut in Yosemite

With Yosemite National Park Open, Cross Country Skiers and Snowshoers Can Make Plans to Stay Overnight at Historic Ostrander Ski

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June 3, 2014
Yosemite Conservancy Names New General Manager of Yosemite Operations

Former NatureBridge Operations Director Adonia Ripple Returns to Yosemite Yosemite National Park, January 23, 2014 — Yosemite Conservancy has named

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June 3, 2014
New Yosemite Theater Performances and Art Workshops Unveiled by Yosemite Conservancy Celebrate Park History and Grandeur

Newly Renovated Theater Improves the Visitor Experience and Art Programs for All Ages Inspire Deeper Connections to Yosemite Yosemite National

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June 2, 2014
Exploring Yosemite’s Secret Spots Among Unique Line-Up of New Yosemite Conservancy Outdoor Adventures for 2014

Visitors Have a Rare Opportunity to Explore Yosemite National Park’s Backcountry, Wilderness, Geology, Art and Culture with Renowned Experts Yosemite

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