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Seasons of Magic in Yosemite: Splendor in the Sierra Nevada

Unique learning programs for travelers age 50+

Experience the ever-changing beauty of Yosemite National Park and the expansive Sierra Nevada on an extraordinary adventure. Experience Half Dome, Yosemite Valley, towering sequoia trees, and Bridalveil Falls. Learn about 19th-century artist Albert Bierstadt and his panoramic oil paintings. Led by an exceptional storyteller, hear the history and geology of this legendary landscape.

Yosemite National Park
Yosemite National Park

What's Included

  • All lodgings & most meals
  • Expert-led lectures & field trips
  • All gratuities
  • Road Scholar Assurance Plan
Yosemite National Park

Favorite Experiences in Yosemite National Park:

  • Stand before natural and manmade marvels like El Capitan, Bridalveil Fall, Sentinel Bridge and Yosemite Falls.
  • Walk trails that wind among giant sequoias, the world’s largest trees and some of the oldest living things on earth.
  • Study Yosemite artists like Albert Bierstadt, Thomas Moran and others, and visit the Ansel Adams Gallery and the Native American Village and Museum.



A university of the world, Not-for-Profit Road Scholar has been leading global educational adventures for adults for nearly 50 years.

Our programs are all-inclusive educational adventures, not superficial tours. When you explore with us, you’ll have a deep, thought-provoking experience delivered by faculty experts on site.

Road Scholar educational adventures are created by Elderhostel, the not-for-profit world leader in educational travel since 1975.

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