Alcatraz Opening Up For Recreational Use Next WeekThe National Park Service said Thursday that it intends to resume recreational access to Alcatraz Island following new guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
NPS: Yosemite Bears Getting Hit, Killed By Speeders Through ParkThe National Park Service said on Friday at least four bears have been hit by cars in recent days, two that were killed, by people who are speeding through the park.
Coronavirus Found in Yosemite National Park SewageTests of untreated waste water from Yosemite National Park have confirmed the presence of coronavirus and the recently-reopened park is cutting the number of vehicle passes in half.
Reopening: Yosemite Reportedly Opening Thursday, Reservations RequiredAfter being closed for nearly three months due to the coronavirus pandemic, Yosemite National Park is set to reopen to the general public.
Dead Humpback Whale Washes Ashore On Baker Beach In San FranciscoA dead humpback whale washed ashore in San Francisco Tuesday morning, authorities said.
Stomach Illness Outbreak At Yosemite Prompts Major Clean-UpFederal health officials are inspecting Yosemite National Park's food service areas after at least a dozen people have fallen ill with stomach issues.
California Hikers Die in Fall at Arches National Park in UtahTwo people were killed and another injured when they fell near Delicate Arch in Utah's Arches National Park on Friday. All three are believed to be from California and may be related, authorities said.
Historic Point Reyes Lighthouse Set To Reopen Following $5.7 Million RenovationAfter a 13-month, $5.7 million rehabilitation, the historic Point Reyes Lighthouse will reopen on Friday.
Hundreds Celebrate 'Rosie the Riveter' at Richmond Waterfront FestivalAn estimated 1,000 people attended the Rosie Rally Home Front Festival in Richmond Saturday to commemorate the iconic, if fictional, World War II female worker known as "Rosie the Riveter."
Point Reyes Ranching, Elk Culling Proposals To Be Heard At Public HearingsThe National Park Service is holding two hearings this month on six proposals regarding cattle and dairy ranching and tule elk management on 28,000 acres in the Point Reyes National Seashore and the Golden Gate National Recreation Area in Marin County.
Off-Leash Dog Kills Endangered Seal Pup At Pt. Reyes SeashoreAn off-leash dog attacked and killed a seal pup last week at Point Reyes National Seashore, according to National Park Service investigators.