Fern Spring – Yosemite National Park CA

Fern Spring - Yosemite National Park CA

The Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) landscaped Fern Spring, creating an attractive, naturalistic rock garden and planting a variety of ferns, wildflowers, and ground covers. A log guardrail was installed to define the parking area and log seats were placed in the… read more

Tuolumne Meadows Campground: Contact Station – Yosemite National Park CA

Contact station, Tuolumne Meadows campground - Yosemite National Park CA

The Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) constructed the Tuolumne Meadows campground in 1933-34 and added a “contact station” or entrance station in 1936. The building is done is classic National Park rustic style, with massive boulder walls. An entrance kiosk has… read more

Yosemite Village Improvements – Yosemite National Park CA

Yosemite Falls - Yosemite National Park CA

Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) enrollees made many improvements at Yosemite Village in Yosemite Valley, the heart of Yosemite National Park. The installed log curbing, laid out new paths, and planted ferns, trees, and shrubs along around the administration building, new… read more