Yosemite National Park

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...

[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....

From the dry cleaners to guide life in Yosemite, one man's tale of tasty 'dillas. By Curtis Ivanoff, Lasting Adventures intern   Last summer I worked at the dry cleaners. I felt stuck, frustrated and bored. All I did for the job was stand in one position, scan...

Takeaways From A Yosemite Retreat For Women Fighting Cancer by Nicole Frati, Lasting Adventures guide “We are so thankful you are here.” Those were the first words that came out of Laura’s mouth as I walked up to her and nine other smiling women for the start of...

[rl_gallery id="12354"] How Yosemite's best backpacking guides prepare for summer in the backcountry. Photos by Quinn Sullivan & Mike Misselwitz A lot more goes into staff training at Lasting Adventures than learning life and wilderness skills, safety protocols, customer service and food prep. Every year at the beginning...