The granite cliffs and domes of Yosemite have been witness to human lives for thousands of years. The landscape itself inspired and influenced the events that occurred over time. Yosemite has been a home, a battleground of human conflict and ideas, a destination, a place of recovery, and more.
Exploring these stories gives us new insight into what has made Yosemite National Park into the place it is today.
Last updated: September 20, 2017