Online Reservations Open For California CampgroundsTuesday is a big day for outdoor enthusiasts in California, as the online reservations opened for securing a campsite this summer.
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Camper Goes Missing Near Angel Island; Coast Guard Searching AreaFirst responders were looking for a missing camper in the vicinity of Angel Island, off the coast of Tiburon, according to the Marin County Sheriff’s Office.
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.
Child Who Camped At Yosemite National Park Contracts PlagueA child who was camping with family at Yosemite National Park contracted the plague, the first case reported in the state since 2006.
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East Bay Family Returns Home After Missing In Sierra For 2 DaysTwo young children who were missing for two days in the Sierra with their father until they were rescued Thursday were reunited with family in the Bay Area on Friday.
Oakland Father, Young Kids Found Safe After 2 Days Missing In SierraAn Oakland man and his two young children who were missing for two days following a camping trip in a remote part of the Sierra have been found safe Thursday night.
Oakland Father, Young Kids Missing From Sierra Camping TripAn Oakland barber and his two young children have gone missing while taking a drive through a remote area of Sierra and Plumas counties, Sierra County sheriff's officials said Thursday.
Homeless College Student Living In Van With Mom Helps Convince Palo Alto To Overturn Car Camping BanThe City of Palo Alto just made life a little easier for one young college student, who is working to turn his life around. He lives in a minivan with his mother and told KPIX 5 things can only get better from here.
Palo Alto Throws Out Ban On Car CampingThe Palo City Council voted to reverse an ordinance that made sleeping in one's private camper, RV or car a crime punishable by a $1,000 fine or up to six months in jail.
San Jose Considers Converting City-Owned Land Into $400K Lots For Homeless To Safely Camp In CarsNearly 500 homeless people in Santa Clara County live in their cars. Now the city of San Jose is considering designated parking lots to give those folks a place to stay.
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Armed SF Man Arrested For Threatening To Shoot Campers At Big SurDeputies have arrested a man found with multiple weapons, who allegedly threatened to shoot fellow campers in Big Sur on Saturday night.