Major Yosemite Highway Reopens Following Heavy Storms, MudslideThe El Portal Road route into Yosemite National Park has reopened after clean-up of storm damage.
Yosemite Approach To Be Protected From Rock Slides With Elegant New DesignYosemite National Park is one of the most beautiful places on earth, if you can get there. Rock slides have plagued one of three primary routes into the valley in recent years. That’s about to change, thanks to a $133 million project that will also beautify the Highway 140 approach.
The Three Yosemite GatewaysThere are still 3 roads open to Yosemite all winter, Highway 140, Highway 41, John Muir Hwy and Highway 120…
Yosemite’s Rim Fire Leads To Road Closures Ahead of Labor Day Weekend A portion of Tioga Road in Yosemite National Park is being closed for the Labor Day weekend as firefighters look to stop the spread of the Rim Fire.
Rockfall Closes Major Road Into Yosemite ParkSome boulders fell shortly around 11:30 p.m. Sunday onto Big Oak Flat Road, the continuation of Highway 120 into Yosemite Valley. It’s the main route into the park from the San Francisco Bay area.
Highway Opened, Evacuations Lifted Amid Fire Near Yosemite The Forest Service says a fire burning outside of Yosemite National Park is now 50-percent contained after officials brought in more manpower to fight the blaze.
Crews Make Progress On Fire Near Yosemite Access Road Fire officials are reporting steady progress overnight in fighting a large wildfire outside Yosemite National Park.
Yosemite Access Highway Closed As Fire RagesThe main highway into Yosemite National Park remained closed Friday as firefighters continued to battle a wildfire outside of the park.
Fire Closes Highway 140 Near Yosemite National ParkOne of the main entrances into Yosemite National Park is closed as a wildfire burns just outside the park.