Curry Village

Ahwahnee Hotel

Dispute Could Lead To Name Changes For Iconic Yosemite Properties

A dispute over the names of such iconic Yosemite National Park locations as the Ahwahnee Hotel and Curry Village has the park service considering renaming them.


Yosemite National Park (credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Best National Parks To Visit In Winter

Read on for five of the country’s best national parks to visit in winter, one of which may require both generous amounts of sunscreen and rain gear.


Tent cabins at Curry Village in Yosemite National Park (CBS)

9th Yosemite Park Hantavirus Case Reported

The National Park Service has said a ninth visitor to Yosemite National Park has been infected with the rodent-borne illness hantavirus.


Tent cabins at Curry Village in Yosemite National Park (CBS)

3rd Yosemite Visitor Reported Dead From Hantavirus

Health officials have said a West Virginia resident has died from the outbreak of a rodent-borne illness linked to Yosemite National Park.


Tent cabins at Curry Village in Yosemite National Park (CBS)

Up To 10,000 Yosemite Visitors At Risk Of Hantavirus

Up to 10,000 people who were guests in certain lodging cabins at Yosemite National Park might have been exposed to a deadly mouse-borne virus, park officials confirmed Friday.


A deer mouse. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

2 More Yosemite Visitors Get Hantavirus, 91 Cabins To Close

Two more Yosemite National Park visitors have been found with a mouse-borne virus blamed for the deaths of two people, bringing the total number of infections to six.


Campfire smoke from Camp Curry at Yosemite National Park. (David McNew/Getty Images)

2nd Person Dies Of Hantavirus After Yosemite Visit

Yosemite National Park officials said a second person has died of a rare, rodent-borne disease after visiting the park earlier this summer.


Campfire smoke from Camp Curry at Yosemite National Park. (David McNew/Getty Images)

Yosemite Camper Who Died From Rodent Disease Identified As East Bay Resident

A man who died after a trip to Yosemite National Park, where it is believed he contracted a rare disease spread by rodents, was an Alameda County resident and died there after returning from his trip, an Alameda County Health Department spokeswoman said Friday.


Yosemite National Park spans part of the Sierra Nevada mountain range.  (Photo by David McNeil /Newsmakers)

Yosemite Camper Dies From Rare Rodent Disease

Yosemite National Park officials say a man is dead and a woman is recovering after contracting a rare rodent-borne disease in popular lodging area.


Bridalveil Fall, Yosemite Valley

Risk Of Falling Rocks Forces Yosemite Closures

Falling boulders are the single biggest force shaping Yosemite Valley, one of the most popular tourist destinations in the national park system.




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