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Lasting Adventures

Yosemite National Park, CA 95389
+1 209-962-6251
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Lasting Adventures is the top rated guide service in Yosemite National Park and is a recognized 501 (c)(3) public benefit nonprofit with a mission to provide positive youth development and educational opportunities to the general public through safe outdoor experiences. We specialize in Yosemite backpacking trips, Yosemite day hikes, and outdoor youth summer camps. Since 1997, our program has introduced thousands of youth to nature and the wilderness experience through Adventure Based Programming. Our top-rated guide service features Yosemite backpacking trips and day hikes which help fund our outdoor youth programs. By choosing Lasting Adventures for your next Yosemite backpacking or hiking adventure, not only do you get our competitive rates, experienced and credentialed guides, all meals, and equipment, but also the satisfaction of knowing that all profits we gain from your participation goes towards our cause of helping more youth benefit from our outdoor summer camps in Yosemite.
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Yosemite National Park, CA 95389
+1 209-962-6251
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Reviewed yesterday

My friend and I signed up for the 3 nights / 4 days Half Dome backpacking trip! Both of us had never done anything like this before and we had the most AMAZING time. All thanks for Lasting Adventures and our brilliant tour guide Peter....More

Thank Rosie P
Reviewed 2 days ago

I have been hiking and camping a lot but never backpacking so I decided to let Lasting Adventures show me how to do it. They did not disappoint! Great communication leading up to the trip answering all my questions. The guide (Will) was excellent as...More

Thank Jason B
Reviewed 3 days ago

I had a an amazing time on my guided trip through the heart of Yosemite with Lasting Adventures. The entire experience was great, from the the pre-trip emails to the end of the backpacking trip. Our guide was very knowledgeable, friendly, adventurous, and cooked some...More

Thank benddennis
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lasting adventure is THE tour company to book if you want to backpack Yosemite and really get to experience the wilderness. Our guides, Kimball and Gus, were extremely patient, kind, caring and just simply amazing! Never knew that camp food would be so delicious and...More

Thank arianao963
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I highly recommend you take a tour with this company. Kimbal, our tour guide was phenomenal....kind, and thoughtful(helped carry people's belongings if necessary at times of need, offered up extra water when needed). We had different skill levels so he was so good about managing...More

Thank Lovethegas
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

So nice to have someone with you with expert knowledge. Just makes life a lot easier and enables you to enjoy the scene and hike. A must do! Pietra was amazing! Thank you! We had such a lovely day!

Thank zach101
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I had a wonderful time exploring the Yosemite Wilderness. This gave us the opportunity to see areas of the National Forest that could not be accomplished on day trips. We spend 5 days and 4 night back-packing from Yosemite Creek Trail to...More

Thank Varinka E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The title says it all! If you want a Lasting Adventure book with this company. We were a small group of six. Our guide was patient and informative throughout our twelve hours together. I struggled at the beginning, but our guides kind words and encouragement...More

Thank Felicia G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Graham was my guide and he did amazing job during our hike up Clouds Rest. i had an amazing time. He was friendly, knowledgable and very enthusiastic during our hike. I highly recommend that you consider using Lasting Adventures if you are looking to hike...More

Thank Aron C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently visited Yosemite and wanted to summit Half Dome. We chose Lasting Adventures to guide us to the top. Our guide, Graham, was awesome. He was kind, patient, and very knowledgeable about the park. Thanks to Lasting Adventures and Graham for a great experience!

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kim m
13 June 2017|
Response from Scott G | Property representative |
Hi Kim- Thanks for the email. Yes, as our reviews and information illustrate; we manage risk and safety in a proactive manner. The company we have been working with for the shuttle is also safe. Feel free to contact us by... More
17 February 2017|
Response from Scott G | Property representative |
Thanks for the contact. It would be best to contact us by email or phone to discuss. Getting a specific date for the Half Dome Lottery is difficult. Having back-up days increases your chances. However the other concern this... More
Charu R
9 January 2017|
Response from Scott G | Property representative |
Thank you for the contact. We do book on demand and we can schedule you for a hike/winter adventure on either or both days. You can find links to booking under our Programs link on the website or feel free to contact us at... More