Yosemite

Hiker at Thousand Island Lake with Banner Peak in the Distance, Ansel Adams Wilderness, Sierra Mountain Range, California. (Getty Images)

Truckee Duo Completes 1st Winter Hike On Pacific Crest Trail From Canada To Mexico

Moments after finishing a historic wintertime trek of the Pacific Crest Trail, Justin Lichter reassured bystanders the pale, desquamated look of his rain-soaked hands was “totally normal.”

03/09/2015

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Brooks On Beer: Breweries Of Mariposa And Yosemite

(BAY AREA NEWS GROUP/CBS SF) – The grandeur of Yosemite deserves a suitably grand craft beer. So it only makes sense that the national park’s Ahwahnee Hotel would have its own. Mammoth Brewing bottles Ahwahnee […]

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–03/05/2015

Travel Destination: Western USA

Where To Stay In And Around Yosemite

(BAY AREA NEWS GROUP/CBS SF) – Everyone knows about the Ahwahnee Hotel, the landmark lodge nestled inside Yosemite National Park, but those pricey rooms often are booked months in advance. There are other options, though, […]

03/05/2015

A horse-drawn cart passing through a section cut out of the base of a giant sequoia tree in the Mariposa groves of Yosemite Park, California.   (Photo by Carleton E Watkins/Getty Images)

Yosemite To Offer Free Admission For Presidents Day Weekend

If you’re looking for a place to get outdoors and enjoy unseasonably warm temperatures this Valentine’s Day weekend, consider hitching your wagon to Yosemite National Park.

02/11/2015

Yosemite Falls viewed from the valley floor. (Philip Russell)

I’m Headed To Yosemite – Will It Feel Like Winter Or Spring?

The photo featured is of Yosemite Falls. What I find extraordinary is the waterfall is flowing again, after a dry month of January. The Rivers and waterfalls water levels have been low, but because of this last week’s much need rain and snow, Yosemite Falls is flowing again! Yosemite Falls, Bridalveil Falls, Vernal Falls, and Nevada Falls, are running very well, with smaller waterfalls around the park. You will notice plenty of deer, squirrels and if you are lucky, coyote running around the Park.

02/10/2015

Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park (Getty Images)

Racial Divide In California’s State Parks Could Squander Future Funding

One of the best parts of living in the Golden State is the ability to enjoy over 1.6 million acres of mountains, beaches and valleys protected by state parks. But a new report finds park visitors do not reflect the state’s changing and diverse demographics, making the future of park funding uncertain.

02/05/2015

Chef Kent Rathbun & Liam Mayclem (credit: Foodie Chap/Liam Mayclem)

Score a Touchdown w/ The Foodie Chap & Chef Kent Rathbun’s Chili!

While at Yosemite for Chef’s Holiday, Chef Rathbun cooks up his famous Tecate Chili, just in time for the big game!

02/01/2015

Yosemite Falls flows in December. (CBS SF)

Yosemite National Park Entrance, Overnight Camping Fees Going Up March 1st

Visitors to Yosemite National Park will pay more to enter and camp overnight, under fee hikes that start March 1.

01/30/2015

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Rare Sierra Nevada Fox Spotted In Yosemite Park, First Time In 100 Years

The first confirmed sighting of a rare Sierra Nevada red fox in Yosemite National Park in nearly a century has been confirmed by park officials.

01/28/2015

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

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