CLIMBING TOWARD A DREAM

Museum is the result of years of collecting artifacts


Ken Yager (left) and Allyson Gunsallus (right), are shown outside of the Yosemite Climbing Association museum in Mariposa. Photos by Matt Johnson

Walk through the Yosemite Climbing Association museum for a few minutes with Ken Yager, and it’s easy to feel his enthusiasm.

Yager has been renting out the building located near the four-way stop in Mariposa for a little over a year, preparing it to become a museum and gallery dedicated to the history of climbing.

It’s ironic that to get to t...

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