Heather Freeman: Back on the ESLT Team!

It's not often that an organizationgets the chance to welcome someone back to the team - which makes it all the more exciting to announce to you thisgreatnews: Heather Freemanhas returned to the Eastern Sierra Land Trust staff as our new Philanthropy Manager! Heather in the Tungsten Hills with her two dogs. Those of you who have been with us for many years will likely remember Heather from her original …continue reading

2017-03-03T11:07:43-08:00August 25th, 2016|Blog, Volunteer|

Local Photographer Bill Dunlap Joins the ESLT Board

All of us at Eastern Sierra Land Trust are excited to welcome local Eastern Sierra resident and photographer William (Bill) Dunlap to our Board of Directors! Bill has been a volunteer and member with Eastern Sierra Land Trustfor several years, anda frequent attendee at ESLT events most often with camera in hand, ready to capture the action. As a member of our Board, he'll have an even greater influence on conservation efforts …continue reading

2017-03-03T11:13:39-08:00June 16th, 2016|Blog, Volunteer|

New Book Reveals Eastside Campsites with the Most...

Click Here to Purchase Online The sight of billions of stars twinkling overhead mesmerized journalist Kimberly Wilkes when she first started camping in the Eastern Sierra and Death Valley more than 20 years ago. She was captivated by the quietness of the area, its silence broken by only the babble of a brook, the quaking of leaves, or the soft sifting of desert sand in the breeze. The last thing she wanted …continue reading

2017-03-03T12:09:51-08:00October 14th, 2015|Blog|

Campsites with the Most Privacy in the Eastern...

New Book Reveals Campsites with the Most Privacy in the Eastern Sierra and Death Valley Proceeds Aid ESLT's Work! Kimberly and Patrick Wilkes teamed up to investigate the region's campsites and author a book to share their favorites with other like-minded campers. Eastern Sierra and Death Valley Camping With Privacy: Your Guide to the Most Private Campsites Near Mammoth Lakes, Tuolumne Meadows, Death Valley, and Beyond is now the region's definitive guide …continue reading

2017-03-10T14:14:28-08:00October 13th, 2015|Press Releases|

New Evening Program continues in Mammoth Lakes

ESLT's popular "Life upon the Land" evening program will now also be offered to visitors and residents in Mammoth Lakes. The new local history program talks about how the Owens Valley and Eastern Sierra, with its warm summers, abundant water and fertile soil, made for an attractive locationto a number of farmers and ranchers that settled here in the mid 1800s. These early pioneers and settlers planted crops and raised livestock in …continue reading

2017-03-03T11:11:34-08:00August 22nd, 2011|Blog|

Community Celebration at Benton Hot Springs Ranch

This Spring weather in the Eastern Sierra is proving to be as unpredictable as ever. After a gorgeous 85 degree, sunny day yesterday we have 20 mile per hour winds blowing through the area today. Regardless of the breezy conditions, plans are full swing here at ESLT for a fabulous celebration tomorrow! We look forward to seeing our members and supporters at Benton Hot Springs Ranch to celebrate the achievements your support …continue reading

2017-03-10T14:14:31-08:00May 21st, 2010|Blog, Volunteer|