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Marin County Cyclists, Hikers Butting Heads Over Trail Use Rights

A debate over trail use is raging in Marin County, with cyclists and hikers butting heads over rights-of-way.

05/14/2015

View from inside the rescue chopper of the collapsed cliff (circled in red). (CBS)

Hikers Tumble 70 Feet After Cliff Collapses At Point Reyes Hiking Trail, 1 Dead

A woman who died in a rockslide at Point Reyes National Seashore on Saturday has been identified by the Marin County coroner’s office as 58-year-old San Francisco resident Nancy Blum.

03/21/2015

Cougar mountain lion. (National Park Service)

Warning Issued To Hikers, Residents, Pet Owners After Mountain Lion Kills 3 Animals In 2 Weeks In Half Moon Bay

The most recent sighting was on Friday night around 7:30 p.m., when deputies responded to a report of multiple mountain lion sightings in the 900 block of Miramontes Street in Half Moon Bay.

03/21/2015

(credit: Amber Lee/CBS)

15 Lost Hikers From Church Group Found Safe In SoCal Wilderness

Fifteen hikers from a church group who failed to return from a weekend hike in the Southern California mountains were found safe by helicopter search crew Monday morning.

11/10/2014

Joseph Wong and his friends on a hike to Mission Peak in Fremont. (CBS)

People Living Near Mission Peak Say Curfew Does Little To Stop Selfie-Obsessed Hikers

People who live near Mission Peak in Fremont are upset that hikers are ignoring a new curfew. The new rules were prompted by the trail’s sudden popularity, stemming from hikers eager to take selfies from the top and post them on social media.

10/07/2014

Cal Fire rescued three people from a cliff in Morgan Hill Thursday. (CBS)

Cal Fire Rescues 3 Hikers In Morgan Hill

Cal Fire crews rescued three people who got stuck climbing the face of the Anderson Reservoir Dam just outside of Morgan Hill Thursday afternoon, a Cal Fire battalion chief said.

05/22/2014

Yosemite National Park Remains Open As Rim Fire Continues In Burn On Park's Western Edge

Yosemite Kicks Off Lottery For Half Dome Hikers

Park rangers say hikers can now apply for permits to ascend the summit of Yosemite National Park’s iconic Half Dome.

03/02/2014

Vernal Falls, Yosemite National Park

2 Boys Swept Away, Killed In Merced River At Yosemite National Park

Two boys died after they were swept away in the waters of the Merced River at Yosemite National Park on Wednesday.

08/16/2012

San Francisco’s Ocean Beach Could Get A Makeover

There are plans afoot to change the landscape of parts of San Francisco’s Ocean Beach that include the re-routing of the Great Highway.

07/27/2012

Sarah Shourd (L), Shane Bauer (C) and Josh Fattal, hug during a press conference after the two men returned to the US on September 25, 2011. (Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images)

Freed Cal Hikers Set Bay Area Wedding Date

Two University of California, Berkeley grads who were accused of spying and imprisoned in Iran are planning to get married in the spring.

11/14/2011

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