Park Service Proposes Doubling Entrance Fees At Yosemite, Grand CanyonThe National Park Service is floating a steep increase to entrance fees at 17 of its most popular sites next year.
'Man Of Her Dreams' Died Saving Wife From Yosemite Rock Slide A woman, seriously injured when tons of rocks rained down upon her and her husband in Yosemite National Park, is recovering from her injuries and mourning the death of her spouse.
One Dead, One Injured In Rockfall From El Capitan In YosemiteOne person was killed and a second person injured after a rockfall from El Capitan Wednesday afternoon, according to Yosemite National Park officials.
Wildfires In Yosemite, Glacier Park Threaten Iconic Spots, Disrupt Holiday TravelWinds are pushing wildfires burning around two crown jewels of the National Park Service toward a century-old lodge and into an ancient grove of sequoias.
Wildfire Leaves Behind Devastation For Some Returning To MariposaThe Detwiler Fire erupted on July 16, scorching nearly 120 square miles of trees and grass and continued to threaten about 1,500 homes, but its spread has slowed.
El Portal Road Into Yosemite Reopens Ahead Of ScheduleOfficials at Yosemite National Park have reopened a road that was damaged in a rockslide.
Rivers Across The West Turn Dangerous As Days Warm, Snow MeltsThe melting record snowfall on Western peaks this winter has contributed to at least 14 river deaths and prompted officials to close sections of rivers popular with swimmers, rafters and anglers.
Record Sierra Snowpack Melting Fast, Flooding Likely In YosemiteForecasters said Sunday they expect the Merced River in Yosemite National Park to go about a foot over its banks.
Yosemite Launches Website With Online 'Bear Tracker'Officials at Yosemite National Park announced the launch of a new website Monday aimed at protecting the park's black bears that includes an online bear tracker.
Woman Killed By Falling Tree In Yosemite National ParkOfficials say a 21-year-old woman was killed by a falling tree at Half Dome Village in Yosemite National Park.
Deadly Beauty Hidden In National ParksTwo California National Parks – Yosemite and the Golden Gate National Recreational Area -- are among the deadliest in the nation, according to a special report by Outside magazine.
Anderson Reservoir Runoff Triggers Spectacular WaterfallWhile it has caused flooding and misery in San Jose, the run-off from the Anderson Reservoir has also created a magnificent waterfall with all the splendor and power of any in Yosemite National Park.