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Wonders of a Closed Yosemite in Quarantine "If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?" Three months into Yosemite's park-wide closure for Coronavirus quarantine, the old cliche rings. For the first time since natives were its only humans,...

National Park Officials Target Early June To Open Yosemite Updated 5/19/2020 Yesterday, May 18th, administrators of the Yosemite National Park Service held a presentation to update the public regarding Yosemite's reopening plan and the measures being instated amid COVID-19. Here's a breakdown of the information they provided...

Advice from Experts on How to Get a Half Dome Permit   Summiting Half Dome made simple: A cheat-sheet from the guides who do it most Featured image by Dimitri Sagatov Getting Past the Permits Hiking to the summit of Half Dome is on your bucket list, but the permitting process...

A Springtime Summer Camp Adventure Through The Snow in Yosemite Photos and words by Kara Maceross, Lasting Adventures guide What do you get when you combine two sets of brothers from the Bay that have known each other since they were being burped, a skater boy from...

[rl_gallery id="13328"] Getting High on Granite with Yosemite's Most Experienced Hiking Guides There's more than one reason why Lasting Adventures is the top-rated Yosemite guide service and summer camp on TripAdvisor and Google. Our day hikes show visitors a side of Yosemite that only decades of experience...

20 customer reviews from a 5-star summer "Customer" isn't the right word for guests of Lasting Adventures' guided backpacking trips and summer camps. Sure we're hired guides, but it only takes a day or two on trail to realize the relationship roots much deeper than business....