Follow your guide along an amazing 6-line zip tour in a beautiful outdoor adventure park 1-hour south of Yosemite Valley. This zip tour is suitable for the whole family*, and is a true "no sweat adrenaline" experience! The park features expansive views of a 3000-acre working cattle ranch on one side, and a birds-eye view of the quaint Gold Rush town of Mariposa on the other. This tour also includes two exciting rides in a 4-wheel drive Polaris Ranger. Come "Get Your Zip On!"
• 2 hours
Ansel Adams immortalized Yosemite National Park through his classic black and white images. Visit the sites of some of Ansel Adams’ most famous Yosemite Valley photographs and capture your own images on this 4-hour photography walking tour from Yosemite Village. Join a professional photographer from the park’s Ansel Adams Gallery and visit locations famously photographed by the creative legend. Receive expert tips on framing your own creative pictures throughout this small-group tour, limited to six photographers.
• 4 hours
Enjoy a pleasant half-day hike on a relatively gentle trail in Yosemite Valley or the High Country that will allow for excellent photo opportunities and a chance to picnic perched atop a magnificent vista point or alongside a meadow, lake or stream. These introductory hiking tours are perfect for beginners.
• 5 hours
Enjoy a luxurious full-day tour experience of Yosemite and Glacier Point. This tour is designed for a very small group, and chances are if you have 4 or more people in your group you may get a private tour. Highlights include all the iconic sites of Yosemite Valley, including waterfalls and famous rock formations. An experienced guide will pick you up from your hotel, airport, or train/bus station. This tour also includes lunch at The Historic Ahwahnee Hotel (except on Sundays).
• 9 hours
For hiking enthusiasts, the trek to Yosemite’s Half Dome is a rite of passage — one that many hikers prepare for with training. Take the strenuous challenge on a full-day guided hike to the top of Yosemite National Park’s iconic landmark. Your expert Yosemite guide provides you with safety gear, and coaches you throughout the 12-hour day to make sure that you reach the summit safely. The physically challenging hike to the top of Half Dome is suitable for athletic adults who want to attempt this legendary trek that includes a hair-raising climb up a dizzying cable route.IMPORTANT: Hikers must obtain a permit to hike Half Dome. The supplier may have a permit depending on time of departure. To apply for a permit yourself, the Half Dome Permit Application Process is from March 1–31, and done through recreation.gov.
• 12 hours
Follow in the footsteps of Ansel Adams on a 4-hour, small-group photography tour through Yosemite Valley. Join a staff photographer from the park’s Ansel Adams Gallery on a walking tour highlighting some of the park’s most iconic sites. Learn about Ansel’s important innovations in photography as you go, including technical aspects of light and exposure and how to best implement them in your own pictures using a digital camera. Fuel your artistic vision with a look into Ansel’s life and his renowned works that capture the magical beauty of Yosemite.
• 4 hours
Stray from the beaten path and go off-road in a 4WD Jeep Wrangler on this 3-hour Jeep tour. During a 45 minute off-road ride, you'll traverse through the forest on dirt forestry roads with some rocky areas to reach a grove of giant sequoias. Once here, set out on an easy 1-mile loop hike to view these giant beauties up-close before returning on forested roads back to our headquarters.
• 2.5 hours
Become a 21st-century photographer on this half-day excursion and course learning how to take amazing digital photographs in Yosemite National Park. Discover the most beautiful parts of the park with the knowledgeable guide and get some tips and learn some new photographic techniques on how to capture the ultimate beauty of Yosemite. Learn about composition, lighting, exposure and aperture. The class size is limited to just 10 people, ensuring plenty of personalized attention from the teacher/guide.
• 4 hours
This private tour of Yosemite National Park takes you on a 5-hour nature excursion, led by a local naturalist guide. Depending on your preferences and the time of year, hike through Yosemite’s wildflower meadows to admire abundant floral displays, or go in search of diverse birdlife as you drive to some of the park’s most productive habitats. Both wildflower and bird enthusiasts will learn about Yosemite’s natural history while connecting with the great outdoors.
• 5 hours
Trek alongside three major waterfalls in Yosemite National Park — Illilouette Fall, Nevada Fall and Vernal Fall — on this full-day guided hike. After a shuttle ride to Glacier Point, take in scenic views of Half Dome and other landmarks as you learn about the park’s natural features. Then embark on a moderately strenuous 8.5-mile journey on foot, descending more than 3,000 feet to the valley floor via the Panorama Trail and the Mist Trail. This tour operates from May to October and has a guide-to-client ratio of 1:6 to ensure personalized attention. Larger groups can also be accommodated.
• 9.5 hours