• Expedition: Sep 10-15, 2000
  • Kingsburg, Merced, and Tokay High Schools
  • Chain Lakes


EXPEDITION II included participants from three different schools: Kingsburg High School, Merced High School, and Tokay High School. Four sophomores, juniors, and seniors from each school came together to make this amazing team.

EXPEDITION II arrived in Yosemite National Park on Sunday, September 10 and stayed until Friday, September 15, 2000. They completed a five-mile hike to Chain Lakes on Tuesday and stayed for two nights, before hiking out again on Thursday. On this trip they:

  • met new people from diverse backgrounds and different high schools
  • learned how to backpack using Leave No Trace principles
  • collected data for the GLOBE program
  • learned about the flora and fauna of an area in the Yosemite Wilderness
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