Yosemite Trip Blog
Day 6 October 19:
UPDATE: We just left Lebec... estimated arrival time of 4:25pm. AEW parents please DO NOT park in the front loop. Park at the District Office to allow the busses to come in the front loop.
We have just left Fresno at 12:30pm!!! Kids are full from lunch and we are on our way to Lebec!!
Day 5 October 18: As we embark on our last full day in Yosemite, students are still trekking along!!! Two groups will go on their challenge hike, while others will go to El Capitan and Mirror Lake. Students learned about raptors (birds of prey) last night and continue to see wildlife throughout the day. Tonight we will have our culminating campfire activity. Tomorrow, please be sure to check this site for updated arrival times. We would appreciate if you do not call the offices at the school sites. Updates will be made throughout the day! Hope you have enjoyed the pictures this week. We have tried our best to get every student. Hopefully we will have some more today around dinner time. See you tomorrow!!!
Day 4 October 17: Good morning!! Students are a little tired today but still going strong!! Many students completed their challenge hike up to Vernal Falls while others played around in the river! Today will be a new adventure with rock scrambling, walking through the meadow, and even some water color painting! Please look for pictures again around dinner time! (5:30pm)
Day 3 October 16: Last night students got a chance to learn all about climbing! They had a good nights sleep and were full of energy at breakfast!! Today their adventures will include spider caves, El Capitan, Mirror Lake...and some will embark on their challenge hike to Vernal Falls!! We are continuing to update the folder of pictures, now separated by days! Please look for pictures around dinner time (5:30pm).
Day 2 October 15: Students were up at 6:45am to eat breakfast!! Will getting ready to head out with their trail groups at 8:15am!! Look for pictures of adventures after 4:00pm!! Click on the picture link to access pictures!! Enjoy!
Yosemite Updates 2018!!
Day 1 October 14: We have arrived in Yosemite!! Everything is going great!! We will be leaving for dinner soon with a night presentation after! Students have a lot of energy and are excited to be here!!
This is the official A. E. Wright and A. C. Stelle Yosemite trip blog. Please check in here for daily updates from camp. Parents please make sure to attend the parent meeting at 7pm Wednesday, September 12, 2018 in the Multipurpose Room at A. C. Stelle Middle School. Specific trip information will be presented at that time.
All campers need to meet in front of the Main Office of their respective schools between 7:00 - 7:15am Sunday, October 14, 2018. Look on the office door for bus lists and other pertinent trip information. Students should wait on the sidewalk outside the office area until chaperones arrive to take roll. DO NOT board your bus until a chaperone has instructed you to do so.
Each camper MUST have a THICK, HEAVY INSULATED, WINTER WEATHER TYPE JACKET and a $10.00 bill in their hand when boarding their bus. DO NOT PACK THESE ITEMS IN YOUR LUGGAGE! THEY MUST BE IN HAND WHEN BOARDING THE BUS!
Make sure to look over supply lists carefully! Be prepared for all types of weather!
Up to date weather information available at the National Weather Service web site.