Rangers found the body of 73-year-old Kenneth Stensby of Edina, Minn., near the base of Vernal Fall, where he had apparently fallen after stopping to take a photo of a waterfall. Search crews had found his backpack on Sunday at the top of the waterfall. His camera was not in the pack.
Officials have identified a body found in the Merced River last week as one of three young people swept over a waterfall in Yosemite National Park.
A teenage boy has died of head injuries five days after falling on Yosemite National Park’s most popular hiking trail.
Every day, relatives of the three young people swept over a Yosemite National Park waterfall travel to the park hoping to hear news about the whereabouts of the bodies.
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.
Officials at Yosemite National Park have identified three visitors who are presumed dead after being swept over a raging waterfall.