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  Photo Albums:
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  Downloads:
Yosemite Conservation Heritage Center Fact Sheet (2016) (PDF)
Help Preserve the Sierra Club Home in Yosemite National Park (PDF)
LeConte Memorial Lodge - First Permanent Visitor Center in Yosemite Valley & Home of the Sierra Club in Yosemite National Park (PDF) by Bonnie Gisel - from Yosemite Guide, May-June, 2012 (PDF)
LeConte Memorial - A Sierra Club Legacy by Elaine Gorman (PDF) (2012)
Joseph LeConte Fact Sheet (PDF)
John Muir, the National Parks, the Sierra Club, and the Yossemite Conservation Heritage Center (PDF)
John Muir Fact Sheeet (PDF)
Huell Howser Video
(Quicktime Movie 48 MB )
 
  Related:
Hetch Hetchy and the Sierra Club
Make a Nature Journal
About Joseph LeConte
'Little Joe' Joseph N. LeConte
1896 Tribute to Dr. LeConte
John Muir Exhibit
Sierra Club History
Oher Sierra Club Lodges
 
  Off-Site:
Le Conte Memorial Lodge by Steven Finacom
NPS 1985 Theme Study
National Historic Landmark Program

Sierra Club Environmental Education Program
Yosemite Conservation Heritage Center
(formerly LeConte Memorial Lodge)

Mailing List

LeConte Memorial Lodge by Doug HarwellThe Sierra Club LeConte Lodge Committee sponsors an e-mail mailing list to serve as a forum for visitors, volunteers, Sierra Club and National Park leaders, the press, and members of the public concerning the LeConte Memorial Lodge. Anyone interested is welcome to join and participate in this mailing list concerning the Club's educational outreach in Yosemite Valley!

To subscribe:

Register Online!
or - - -

Send an e-mail message addressed to:

listserv@lists.sierraclub.org

with a one-line command in the message body stating [substitute your first and last name where indicated]:

SUBSCRIBE CE-LECONTE-FORUM Yourfirstname Yourlastname

The subject line is irrelevant.

We look forward to your participation!

This list is a new list, and there isn't much on it yet. But, you can read the archives of past postings on the Web!


Information and Donations

For more information, during the summer contact Sierra Club LeConte Memorial Lodge Curator, P.O. Box 755, Yosemite, CA 95389, 1-209-372-4542, e-mail: leconte.curator@sierraclub.org.

During the winter, contact LeConte Lodge Committee Chair, Harold Wood, P.O. Box 3543, Visalia, CA 93278; phone: (559) 697-3525; e-mail: harold.wood@sierraclub.org

Help us keep the Sierra Club's oldest public outreach and education program in Yosemite National Park. We need to continue the Sierra Club's legacy at the Heritage Center and the time has come to raise funds for the program and ensure its existence for future generations. To start, we need to raise $90,000 by October 1, 2016 to fully fund operations for fiscal year 2017. (See Fundraising Fact Sheet) (PDF)

Please make a tax deductible donation to preserve the Sierra Club home in Yosemite National Park!

  • Make an online donation using our secure web form; or
  • Write a check payable to "Sierra Club Foundation," marked "restricted for the LeConte Memorial Fund." Please send to: Sierra Club Foundation, 85 Second Street, Suite 750. San Francisco, CA 94105.

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