Yosemite

Ziplining (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Ziplining at Yosemite

A family brave the cold weather of winter to zipline across the beautiful Yosemite valley…

01/28/2015

Reese Witherspoon in "Wild" (credit: Fox Searchlight Pictures)

Pacific Crest Trail Expects More Hikers Thanks To Reese Witherspoon and ‘Wild’

Thanks to “Wild” starring Academy award-winner Reese Witherspoon, more hikers are taking on the PCT.

01/26/2015

Patchy snow is forcing the closure of the Badger Pass Ski Area in Yosemite National Park (CBS SF)

Dry Month Forces Closure Of Yosemite Badger Pass Ski Lifts

Powerful December storms delivered hope of a wet winter in the Sierra. A month later, those hopes are being washed out.

01/20/2015

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With Bloodied Fingertips, 2 Friends Climb Atop Yosemite And Into History Books

American rock climber Tommy Caldwell was first to pull himself atop a 3,000-foot sheer granite face in Yosemite National Park, followed minutes later by his longtime friend Kevin Jorgeson.

01/15/2015

Climbers Kevin Jorgeson and Tommy Caldwell, along with two support climbers, near the summit of El Capitan Wednesday. (CBS)

Climbers Reach Historic Finish Of Yosemite El Capitan Free Climb

Two climbers conquered the once-seemingly impossible challenge of scaling a sheer slab of granite in California’s Yosemite National Park without climbing aids by reaching the top of the 3,000-foot peak.

01/14/2015

Climbers near the summit of El Capitan (credit: CBS)

No Selfies Here! See The Ascent Up El Capitan Through The Eyes of The Climbers

Take the climb with the Yosemite climbers and check out the stunning photos through social media…

01/14/2015

A support group prepares to bring supplies to a pair of climbers on Yosemite's El Capitan. (Source: Corey Rick Productions)

Whiskey, Other Less Essential Supplies Delivered To Yosemite Climbers Tackling El Capitan

After a week-long battle with El Capitan’s razor thin ledges, 30-year old Kevin Jorgeson conquered Pitch-15, and was rewarded with a supply of whiskey and other goods for the remainder of the climb.

01/12/2015

Kevin Jorgeson (courtesy El Capitan Report)

Bloodied But Not Beaten, Santa Rosa Climber Completes Grueling Stretch Of Yosemite’s El Capitan

Hands torn and bleeding, the second of two men attempting a grueling climb up a half-mile of sheer granite in California’s Yosemite National Park cleared one of the ascent’s most difficult stretches after days of failed attempts and waiting.

01/10/2015

Yosemite's El Capitan

Yosemite Free Climbers Could Be Days Away From Completing Ascension

A pair of free climbers took to Yosemite’s El Capitan’ Dawn Wall on December 27th. It’s been called the hardest rock climb in the world, but there may be hope on the horizon for the adventurers who might be days away from finishing their ascent.

01/09/2015

Yosemite's El Capitan

Windstorm, Perilous Conditions Get The Best Of Men Attempting ‘Free Climb’ On Yosemite’s El Capitan

The edge between victory and defeat is a few skin cells, and it appears one of the climbers on Yosemite’s El Capitan is losing the battle.

01/08/2015

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