Yosemite National Park Service Links
National Park Service Home Page
The official website for Yosemite National Park maintained by the National
Basic information about what's happening in Yosemite, including road, weather, fire, and other conditions updates, bear activity, and commercial services.
A calendar of guided programs and park activities, as well as hours of operation
for visitor centers and museums.
Shows recent NPS plans for protecting and preserving Yosemite.
The National Park Service provides detailed information for users of the Yosemite
The complete text of the recently completed Final Yosemite Valley Plan/EIS
plus related documents.
River Wild and Scenic River Plan
The complete text of the river plan plus documents related to the planning
General Management Plan
The General Management Plan for Yosemite National Park serves as the "blueprint"
for improving and preserving the park for the next century. The GMP was finalized
and signed in 1980.
Help Yosemite when you shop at stores like Barnes & Noble and E-toys.
for more information.
YI educates school aged children about Yosemite and the natural world.
Teachers bring their class to Yosemite, and a trained naturalist guides
the children, providing insight on the park while enjoying the outdoors
The Yosemite Fund strives to keep Yosemite National Park's beauty
alive, now and for future generations. It provides private funding for
projects in the park that government funds can't cover. Fund grants
are given for managing wildlife, restoring habitat, repairing trails,
providing new educational exhibits, and more.
& Resorts at Yosemite
Yosemite's main concessioner operates all hotels, restaurants, and most giftshops
in Yosemite. Make reservations online for rooms in the park.
Ansel Adams spent many years photographing and living in Yosemite.
His wife ran a small studio in Yosemite Valley, which is now called The
Ansel Adams Gallery. View the photography of Adams and others at this
A non-profit organization for the support of the arts of Yosemite. Its programs include an annual art competition and exhibition and an auction.
Yosemite Association offers accommodations for skiers at the rustic
Ostrander Ski Hut.
Pass Ski Area
Find general information about Yosemite's popular ski area.
Yosemite Area Regional Transportation System (bus service to Yosemite).
Bus schedules, stop locations and other information are available on this
Anything you wanted to know about bear canisters can be found on this
A Guide to
Yosemite National Park
Offers lots of visitor information from National Park Service sources.
Park Service Morning Report
The latest news from the NPS
The LeConte Memorial Lodge, a National Historic Landmark, was built
in Yosemite Valley by the Sierra Club in 1903-04. For 100 years, Sierra
Club volunteers have served as summer caretakers providing information
to National Park visitors about Yosemite, the Sierra Nevada, and the
National Park Idea.
of Yosemite's Natural Changes
This roadguide shows how Yosemite Valley has been changed by a series
of geological events and natural disasters in the 1990's, including
a 100-year flood, wildfires, and several massive rockfalls.
Rock Page - The Mountain Gallery
A collection of info on rock climbing in the park.
Snow Water Content
Provides information on snow pack and water content for the Merced and
Tuolumne river drainages.
Dedicated to the memory of the old railroad line.
Muir Trail Page
Resources for those hiking the John Muir Trail.
View Quicktime VRs of several parks and wilderness locations in the
United States--including several of Yosemite!
Yosemite Area Traveler Information
NP Photos & Information
A Yosemite photo page by Richard Ellis.
Valley Temperature and Precipitation
This is a free resource for planning your next camping trip to Yosemite
National Park. We take the guess work out of reserving a camp site with
the NPS by showing you exactly where the available sites are in each
campground. Also includes detailed data for the each campground in Yosemite.