Yosemite 150th Anniversary Activities | June 30 it all happens


Presidentt L:incoln signed the Yosemite Grant in 1864.

Presidentt L:incoln signed the Yosemite Grant in 1864.

Big doings at the Park on Monday.  Stop by if you are there…or keep away due to the traffic and crowds!!

Here’s what’s up:

Mariposa Grove – 10 am – ceremony with dignitaries.
– Gavin Newsom, Lieutenant Governor of the State of California
– Congressmen Tom McClintock and Jim Costa
– Jon Jarvis, National Park Service Director
– Yosemite and CA State Parks Mounted Patrol
– Groundbreaking Mariposa Grove Restoration Project

Other events throughout the day include a Park’s Heritage Fair in Yosemite Valley, and a Park’s Heritage Ceremony.

Unrelated thought worth quoting: “If you hold it they will come.”  Park of Dreams

MrHalfDome™ – Rick Deutsch – www.HikeHalfDome.com

One Best Hike: Yosemite’s Half Dome

About Mr Half Dome - Rick Deutsch

Mr Half Dome. Has written the only half dome hiking guide, One Best Hike: Yosemite's Half Dome. Has hiked it 31 times to day. Lives in San Jose, CA Available for presentations. Carpe Diem Experience, LLC
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