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I Become a Better Citizen: Several Days in Yosemite’s Backcountry, Part I — A Federally Funded Country Bear Jamboree?

Late this past summer, the author spent the better part of a week hiking through particularly remote areas of Yosemite National Park’s wilderness. He thought he’d be a pioneer by leaving his car at home and riding transit between San Francisco and Yosemite — but it turned out he wasn’t much of a pioneer in that way at all. Part I chronicles: the trip out to Yosemite and the subsequent evening in Yosemite Valley.