Volunteering At Yosemite Offers A Range Of OpportunitiesVolunteers Work In Many Capacities At Yosemite National Park
Fisher Kits Reintroduced in Yosemite National ParkFour rescued fisher (Martes pennanti) kits were released yesterday north of the Merced River in Yosemite National Park. This historic reintroduction was a cooperative effort between the National Park Service, U.S. Forest Service Pacific Southwest Research Station (PSW), Fresno-Chaffee Zoo, and the Fresno Wildlife Rehabilitation Foundation. The reintroduction aims to increase the long term viability of the declining fisher population by expanding its population to the northern part of Yosemite National Park.
Top 5 Yosemite Hikes for FallIt’s the perfect time to go hiking in Yosemite. Here we have selected our favorite fall Yosemite hikes...
Lafayette Man Ascends Yosemite’s El Capitan For 100th TimeA Lafayette man completed his 100th climb of the Nose Route of Yosemite National Park’s iconic rock formation El Capitan on Saturday afternoon, according to the National Park Service.
Hiking America's Most Treacherous MountainsA look at five of the most treacherous hikes in America.
Body Of Missing Yosemite Hiker FoundThe body of 39-year-old James Michael Millet Jr. was found above Yosemite Valley on Tuesday.
2nd Yosemite Tourist Investigated For Possible Case Of PlagueCalifornia health officials are investigating another possible case of plague in a tourist from Georgia who fell ill after visiting Yosemite National Park, the second case in less than a month.
Woman Survives 25-Foot Tumble, Rescue Near Upper Yosemite FallOfficials say a woman hiking above Upper Yosemite Fall in Yosemite National Park this weekend survived a nearly 25-feet plunge, landing on a granite slab and suffering a major pelvic injury that prevented her from walking.
Walker Fire Forces Evacuation Of Yosemite CampgroundsA fast-spreading wildfire has shut down a portion of Tioga Pass and threatens areas of Yosemite National Park.
Plague Found In Dead Squirrels At Yosemite CampgroundTwo dead squirrels at a campground in Yosemite National Park were found to have been killed by plague, leading park officials to close it for treatment.
2 Young Yosemite Campers Sleeping In Tent Killed By Falling Tree LimbTwo minors sleeping in a tent at a campground in Yosemite National Park were killed Friday morning by a falling tree limb, according to park officials.
Man Fights Off Black Bear Attack On His Porch In Mariposa CountyA 67-year-old man fought off a black bear that attacked him on his porch Thursday as the state sees an uptick in encounters, likely a result of California's relentless drought that's sending bears into populated areas to forage for food, officials said.