Yosemite National Park is known for its big wall climbing - El Capitan and Half Dome to name just a couple. But even the beginner rock climber can conquer some walls at one of the most famous rock climbing destinations in the world!
Several trails and destinations exist for backpacking in Yosemite National Park. Those backpacking adventures vary in terms of length and degree of difficulty; however, there is a trip for every type of backpacker, from the expert to the novice.
Novice and experienced hikers alike sometimes need a reminder about basic hiking etiquette. By following a few simple rules of the trail, you will ensure that both you, and those who come after you, will be able to enjoy the many incredible natural habitats in the...
Packing light is important when backpacking, but being comfortable and having a good night's sleep is just as important. Having some creature comforts on your backpacking trip is not sacreligious - especially with all the light weight items on the market nowadays!
The hot Arizona sun makes you sweat, and sweat contains sodium. So replace it with salty snacks.
When you are hiking Grand Canyon, Yosemite or any wilderness destination, don't expect your cell phone to work - and be happy about that!