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Discover Yosemite National Park with YExplore guided hikes

If you’re planning a visit to Yosemite National Park, a guided hiking adventure is an excellent way to maximize your experience. YExplore Yosemite Adventures offers an array of customized backcountry explorations, from day hikes to multi-day backpack treks. Specialized hikes include wildflowers, birding, and snowshoeing." style="line-height: 1.5;">

YExplore also offers specialized photographic workshops including one that’s focused on Yosemite Landscapes at night with a sky full of stars.

Hiking options include treks to the top of Half Dome, journeys through Tuolumne Meadows and alpine lakes, and a backpack trip that wends above the tree line across Red Peak Pass at 11,200 feet.

Join correspondent Tom Wilmer in the Sierras for a visit with John DeGrazio, CEO of YExplore Yosemite Adventures  

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Tom Wilmer produces on-air content for Issues & Ideas airing over KCBX and is producer and host of the six-time Lowell Thomas award-winning NPR podcast Journeys of Discovery with Tom Wilmer. Recorded live on-location across America and around the world, the podcasts feature the arts, culture, music, nature, history, science, wine & spirits, brewpubs, and the culinary arts--everything from baseball to exploring South Pacific atolls to interviewing the real Santa Claus in the Arctic.