Four million outdoor adventurers visit Californias Yosemite National Park each year, drawn to the parks spectacular scenery, vast swaths of wilderness, and extensive trail system. Yosemite Adventures offers a unique approach to exploring the park by presenting the area as a varied, year-round playground appropriate for recreationists of all abilities and interests. In addition to hiking and backpacking trips, readers will enjoy descriptions of skiing, snowshoeing, rock/mountain climbing, and fishing outings. Each of the 50-plus adventureswhich have all been completed by the authorinclude photographs, detailed maps, elevation profiles, and a wealth of insider tips about recommended gear, permits, food, and campsites for a successful outing. The book promises to be a must-have resource for Yosemites vast legion of avid outdoor recreation enthusiasts.