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A Yosemite New Year's Celebration

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4 Days | 3 Nights
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. Minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding, and rewarding, programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Ring in the New Year in the inspiring setting of California’s Sierra Nevada mountain chain and beloved Yosemite National Park. Experience one of America’s true treasures in Yosemite: stand below Bridalveil Fall, follow the Merced River and experience the awe of spectacular geological features such as El Capitan and Sentinel Dome. Learn how these distinctive rocks formed and explore the features of the glacially-carved valley with your expert instructor.


• Explore the fascinating geological formations of Yosemite Valley, including the world-famous Tunnel View, Clouds Rest and much more.
• Relive your adventures on New Year’s Eve with new friends over dinner, music, dancing and a champagne toast.
• Experience Yosemite's best dining experiences with a fine meal at both the Wawona hotel and the Awhwahnee hotel.

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Walking up to two miles. Distance of 1,000 feet over uneven terrain between lodging and dining hall/classrooms. Elevation 3,100 feet.

Coordinated by Evergreen Conference Center Oakhurst.

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3 nights of accommodations
8 meals: 3 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 3 dinners
2 Expert-led lectures
2 Field trips
1 Performances


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