Yosemite National Park

Mudslide covering Highway 140 in Yosemite (Yosemite National Park)

Major Yosemite Highway Reopens Following Heavy Storms, Mudslide

The El Portal Road route into Yosemite National Park has reopened after clean-up of storm damage.

07/23/2015

A bear and cub cross a road on August 24, 2013 in Yosemite National Park, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Where Are You Most Likely To Spot A Bear In Yosemite? Rangers Track Map Movements

Spring is one of the most popular times to visit Yosemite National Park; Flowers are in bloom, waterfalls are booming (in non-drought years) and are trying to hit the lottery for a permit to climb Half Dome.

06/01/2015

(credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/GettyImages)

Vine Video Of Bear Cubs Wrestling In Yosemite Melting Hearts Across The Internet

Vine video of two baby black bear cubs wrestling in the middle of the road in Yosemite National Park has racked up over a million views.

05/27/2015

O'Shaughnessy Dam at Hetch Hetchy Reservoir. (Inklein/Wikimedia Commons)

San Francisco Sued In Bid To Restore Hetch Hetchy Valley

A citizens’ group dedicated to restoring the now-flooded Hetch Hetchy Valley in Yosemite National Park has sued the city of San Francisco in a bid to change the way water is diverted from the Tuolumne River.

04/23/2015

Cathedral Peak, Yosemite National Park. (Frank Kovalchek/Wikimedia Commons)

5 Must-Watch Time Lapses Of Yosemite National Park

Events celebrating the landmark anniversary officially kicked off last month, but the park can’t officially blow out the candles until October 1st. Over the decades everyone from you to Ansel Adams has tried to capture the park’s unspeakable beauty.

04/21/2015

NATIONAL PARK SERVICE CREATES DRAFT YOSEMITE VALLEY PLAN

Glacier Point Road Opens For Season In Yosemite National Park

Rangers say they’re opening Glacier Point Road, which takes drivers to a lookout perched at 3,214 feet above the valley floor.

03/28/2015

Lake Tahoe (credit, Randy Yagi)

Best Family-Friendly Getaways Near The Bay Area

Take a look at five of the best family-friendly getaways near the San Francisco Bay area.

03/21/2015

The Ferguson Project entering Yosemite National Park (Yosemite Experience)

Yosemite Approach To Be Protected From Rock Slides With Elegant New Design

Yosemite 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.

03/20/2015

El Capitan and Half Dome (Credit, Randy Yagi)

National Parks Located In Our Own Bay Area Backyard

Take a look at five of the best attractions managed by the U.S. National Park Service near the South Bay.

03/14/2015

Jackson Hole, Wyoming (credit: Thinkstock)

The Best Mountain Destinations In The U.S.

Instead of packing the swimsuit and heading to an island getaway, make plans to visit a mountain retreat for your next vacation or weekend getaway.

03/05/2015

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