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Your Yosemite Stories: Housekeeping Camp

In the latest Yosemite in Focus newsletter, we linked to the previous post about the history of Housekeeping Camp. We then asked readers to share their favorite stories about this historic Yosemite lodging that straddles the line between camp and hotel. 899 more words

Yosemite National Park

Fallen Giant by blurrr001

Yosemite Valley View A different perspective on a widely overshot area of the park
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Earth Day: Weekend Images

If April can post pictures on the weekends then so can I!

Especially because this is what the Merced River Canyon looks like right now. I love you all but I have better things to be doing than sitting inside chained to my computer on a day like this. 21 more words

Earth Day

A Short History of the Oddly-Named Housekeeping Camp in Yosemite

Located on the Merced River in Yosemite Valley with an unusual name, Housekeeping Camp straddles the line between camping and hotel accommodations and inspires fierce loyalty among park visitors. 844 more words

Yosemite National Park

Ginger's First Hike

March 28, 2014
Merced River Trail
Total Distance: 4 miles

It was mid-morning when I parked the car near the Merced River.  The day before it had rained, but the weather was clear and sunny for our hike.  508 more words

Day Hikes