Yosemite Links

Here is a list of other links related to Yosemite, we add more selected links on a regular basis so check back often!

Yosemite National Park Service Links

Yosemite National Park Service Home Page
The official website for Yosemite National Park maintained by the National Park Service.

Yosemite Now
Basic information about what's happening in Yosemite, including road, weather, fire, and other conditions updates, bear activity, and commercial services.

Yosemite Today
A calendar of guided programs and park activities, as well as hours of operation for visitor centers and museums.

Yosemite Planning Update
Shows recent NPS plans for protecting and preserving Yosemite.

Yosemite Wilderness Information
The National Park Service provides detailed information for users of the Yosemite wilderness.

Yosemite Valley Plan
The complete text of the recently completed Final Yosemite Valley Plan/EIS plus related documents.

Merced River Wild and Scenic River Plan
The complete text of the river plan plus documents related to the planning process.

1980 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.


Information for Lodging and Activities Outside the Park

Via Adventures
Take a Bus into Yosemite from Fresno or Merced

West Highway 120
Tuolumne County Visitors Bureau

Highway 41
Yosemite Sierra Visitor Bureau

Highway 140/49
Mariposa County Visitors Bureau

Highway 395
Mono Lake Visitor Information
Mammoth Lakes Visitor Bureau
Bishop Visitor Information

 


Other Yosemite Links

GreaterGood.com
Help Yosemite when you shop at stores like Barnes & Noble and E-toys. Click for more information.

Yosemite Institute:
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

Yosemite Fund
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.

DNC Parks & 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 Gallery
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 site.

Yosemite Renaissance
A non-profit organization for the support of the arts of Yosemite. Its programs include an annual art competition and exhibition and an auction.

Ostrander Ski Hut
Yosemite Association offers accommodations for skiers at the rustic Ostrander Ski Hut.

Badger Pass Ski Area
Find general information about Yosemite's popular ski area.

YARTS
Yosemite Area Regional Transportation System (bus service to Yosemite). Bus schedules, stop locations and other information are available on this site.

Bear Canister Information
Anything you wanted to know about bear canisters can be found on this site.

A Guide to Yosemite National Park
Offers lots of visitor information from National Park Service sources.

National Park Service Morning Report
The latest news from the NPS

LeConte Memorial Lodge
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.

Tour 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.

Yosemite Rock Page - The Mountain Gallery
A collection of info on rock climbing in the park.

Yosemite Snow Water Content
Provides information on snow pack and water content for the Merced and Tuolumne river drainages.

Yosemite Valley Railroad
Dedicated to the memory of the old railroad line.

John Muir Trail Page
Resources for those hiking the John Muir Trail.

VirtualParks.org
View Quicktime VRs of several parks and wilderness locations in the United States--including several of Yosemite!

YATI
Yosemite Area Traveler Information

Yosemite NP Photos & Information
A Yosemite photo page by Richard Ellis.

Yosemite Weather Conditions

Yosemite Valley Temperature and Precipitation

Yosemite Campsite Information
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.