YOUTH SUMMER CAMPS

YOUTH SUMMER CAMPS

Our Yosemite summer camp, also known as the High Country Adventure Camp, are our specialty! We offer a 6-day program for younger participants ages 11-13, a choice of a 6-day or 13-day program for youth ages 13-17 and a Young Women’s 13-Day Program.

BACKPACKING TRIPS

BACKPACKING TRIPS

Join us for a featured adventure or customize your own Yosemite backpacking trip with your family, friends, or any group. Whatever your passion may be, we can customize the backpacking adventure to create memories that are sure to last a lifetime!

DAY HIKES

DAY HIKES

Come relax and experience iconic Yosemite hiking at its finest, and let us take care of the rest! Our custom Yosemite day hikes are designed with and for you based on your interest and ability, ranging from 5-19 miles. There is an option that caters to every group size and experience level.

WHO WE ARE

Your Trusted Yosemite Guide Service Since 1997


Lasting Adventures, Inc. is a recognized 501 (c)(3) public benefit nonprofit with a mission to provide positive youth development and educational opportunities to the general public through safe outdoor experiences. We specialize in Yosemite backpacking trips, Yosemite day hikes, and outdoor youth summer camps. Since 1997, our program has introduced thousands of youth to nature and the wilderness experience through Adventure Based Programming. Our top-rated guide service features Yosemite backpacking trips and day hikes which help fund our outdoor youth programs.

Our Most Popular Yosemite Backpacking Trip, Day Hike, & Summer Camp

Backpacking

Backpacking

Glacier Point Hike to Half Dome

Glacier Point is the number one attraction in Yosemite, and Half Dome is a view you just can’t miss! This is one of our most popular Yosemite backpacking trips; please contact us or book online to reserve your Glacier Point to Half Dome experience!

Day Hike

Day Hike

Yosemite Valley Tour

The Yosemite Valley Tour highlights a variety of iconic and popular features in Yosemite Valley as well as some of the lesser known gems. Along the way, your professional and knowledgeable guide will share with you the history of Yosemite. This is a great family hike!

Summer Camp

Summer Camp

13-Day High Country Youth Program

Our 13-day Yosemite Adventure Camp is designed for participants ages 13-18, who are both new and experienced to backpacking. Most trips travel a total of 60-75 miles while camping and hiking beside high alpine lakes, rivers, waterfalls, and meadows.

YOSEMITE ADVENTURE BLOG

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LASTING ADVENTURES PARTNERS

Our mission to provide positive youth development and educational opportunities to the general public through safe outdoor experiences would not be possible without the ongoing support from our industry and corporate partners. This support is imperative to continue to allow us to provide truly unique outdoor adventures.