Archives for June 2012

Publisher’s Note: A new direction for Yosemite Conservancy

Visitors to Heyday often look at our books and proclaim, “These are your children.” I’ve got three kids and have never mistaken any one of them for a book, yet I know what they mean. Our books are often conceived with more passion than planning, they’re nurtured with emotion and commitment, and they are sent […]

Hiking In Magnesia Falls Canyon to a Cahuilla Indian Village Site

DESERT WORD WALK – by Ruth Nolan The desert is traversed by many mountain ranges, some of them long, some short, some low, and some rising upward ten thousand feet. They are always circling you with a ragged horizon, dark-hued, bare-faced, barren—just as truly desert as the sands which were washed down from them.—John C. […]