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Tioga Road (Hwy 120 through the park) and Glacier Point Roads are Closed for the Season - The Tioga Road (Highway 120 through the park from Crane Flat to Tioga Pass) and Glacier Point Road are closed due to snow; there is no estimated opening date, although they usually open sometime in May. More

Yosemite Ranger Walks & Talks

Yosemite Ranger Walks & Talks

Yosemite Ranger walks and talks offer a fun way to learn about a variety of topics, including the Park's geology, early people, wildflowers and trees, astronomy and bird watching. (And don't forget to ask about the history of the Park Rangers’ famous hat!) These exciting walks and talks are offered in all areas of the Yosemite National Park depending on the season and access.

When and where
Please check the Yosemite Guide or Yosemite's Weekly Program Listing for up-to-date information and offerings.

Varies but approximately 1 to 1.5 hours.

Advanced registration is not required.


Varies by venue and season but typically unlimited.

What to bring
Please dress for the weather and activity.

The program is wheelchair accessible.

More Information
National Park Service Rangers also narrate the Yosemite Valley Floor Tour during the summer months.

For more information about Yosemite National Park, please visit the National Park Service's website.