The rotor blades of a helicopter landing on rugged, remote terrain struck a California Highway Patrol officer and severely injured him as he helped rescue an injured hiker, officials said Monday.
About 50 rescuers are searching for a college student who went missing over the weekend in Yosemite National Park.
A 28-year-old hiker who became disoriented and spent a cold night lost on Mt. Tamalpais was found Tuesday morning with the help of a cellphone.
A man in his early 20s was found dead at the bottom of a cliff after a day of hiking near Gilroy on Sunday, according to the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office.
A Los Gatos man died at Yosemite National Park on Monday when he fell from the face of Half Dome, the National Park Service said Wednesday.
A teenage boy has died of head injuries five days after falling on Yosemite National Park’s most popular hiking trail.
A 26-year-old San Ramon woman died Sunday after she fell from the Half Dome cables at Yosemite National Park, according to park officials.
Family and friends of a woman and two men presumed dead after they were swept over Vernal Fall in Yosemite National Park gathered at St. George’s Church Wednesday to grieve.
An elderly woman lost in Sibley Volcanic Regional Preserve was rescued Saturday night after search efforts that lasted nearly six hours.
A stranded hiker was hoisted to safety from the shores of the Russian River near Cloverdale by helicopter Monday, according to the California Highway Patrol.