Yosemite By Plane Checklist

Most camping and backpacking equipment and supplies can be safely and legally packed in your checked and carry on bags. Currently, if you are flying within the US your checked bag can weigh up to 50 lbs. and be 62 inches (w+h+l), so that’s something to monitor closely when packing. Check your airline for checked…

Acclimate. Hydrate. +Creature Comforts

Yosemite National Park ranges in elevation from 2,000 feet to over 13,000 feet. Yosemite Valley, the most visited area of the park, sits at 4,000 feet and Tuolumne Meadows, one of my favorite areas of the park, is around 8,600 feet. Higher altitude means thinner air (less oxygen in the air). This makes it harder…