July 26 Above the tree line- Yosemite Alpine flora and fauna of the Sierra Crest

Join expert naturalist Michael Ross for a real insider’s view of the landscape and environment that thrive above the tree line. You’ll encounter fascinating geology and wildlife, while learning about the distinctive alpine flora and fauna of the Sierra Crest. During a series of day hikes, you will participate in hands-on activities, where you can explore the diversity of life above Tuolumne Meadows. Program begins Saturday morning in Tuolumne Meadows and runs through Sunday afternoon.

Experience package includes camping July 25–28 at Tuolumne Meadows Campground plus entry into Yosemite. Upgrade your package to stay at Tuolumne Lodge July 25–28. Information about upgrading your package will be available once you have registered. Hiking: Moderate; up to 6 miles a day, some rugged terrain

Elevation: 8,600'–10,000'

Experience package: $149

Leader: Michael Ross

YOU MUST REGISTER AND PAY FEES HERE - http://www.yosemiteconservancystore.com/Prod-235-1-617-37/tuolumne-alpine-insider-life-at-the-top-july-2627.htm

You may also RSVP here at our website to keep track of who is coming from our group. EQUIPMENT & GEAR TO BRING: You’ll need to bring the following gear for this class:  Daypack with lunch and water for the whole day-at least 2 liters  Sunscreen, sun hat, and sunglasses  Insect repellent  Rain gear  Waterproof shoes/boots We also suggest the following equipment:  Field guides  Notebook/pencils, sketchbook, journal  Camera  Hand lens or Magnifier  Map of Yosemite  Binoculars  Sit pad for observation points  Spotting scope For questions please contact Kylie Chappell, Outdoor Adventure Coordinator at[masked]x10 or [masked]

Take a quick glimpse of the topics that will be discussed by viewing Yosemite Nature Notes: Sky Island.

Hiking: Moderate; up to 6 miles a day, some rugged terrain

July 26, 2014 to July 27, 2014

Elevation: 8,600'–10,000'

Experience package: $149

Leader: Michael Ross


For questions please contact Kylie Chappell, Outdoor Adventure Coordinator at[masked]x10 or [masked]

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  • Greg

    Aloha from Maui

    July 2

  • Sue

    Is there a limit to group size?

    May 11

    • Eric D.

      For questions please contact Kylie Chappell, Outdoor Adventure Coordinator at[masked]x10 or [masked]

      May 11

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