Study Links Air Pollution To Drop In National Park VisitorsVisitors appear to be steering clear of some U.S. national parks or cutting visits short because of pollution levels that are comparable to what's found in major cities, according to a study released Wednesday.
Gusty Winds Bring New Challenges For Ferguson FirefightersA monsoonal weather front bearing down on Central California could stir up erratic, gusty winds in the mountainous terrain where firefighters are battling the deadly Ferguson Fire.
Hot Weather Hindering Efforts Against Blaze Near YosemiteHot and dry weather is hindering efforts to slow the growth of a wildfire near Yosemite National Park that killed a California firefighter.
Fire Turns Yosemite National Park Smoky, Hurts BusinessesA deadly wildfire near Yosemite National Park shrouded the popular destination in smoke and left some tourist-dependent businesses hurting Monday, but visitors still braved trails, campgrounds, lodges and restaurants in the park.
Trails, Lodges Open As Smoke From Deadly Fire Blankets Yosemite A deadly wildfire near Yosemite National Park has doubled in size and shrouded the popular destination in smoke, but tourists could still use all trails, campgrounds, lodges and restaurants Monday, officials said.
Deadly Wildfire Shuts Key Route Into Yosemite National ParkGov. Brown ordered flags at the Capitol to be flown at half-staff to honor firefighter Braden Varney who died fighting the still-growing Ferguson Fire in the Sierra foothills.
Firefighter Killed in Wildfire Near Yosemite National ParkA Cal Fire heavy equipment operator was killed Saturday while battling a wildfire burning near Yosemite National Park.
Beloved Yosemite Sequoia Groves Opens For First Time In 3 YearsYou could say that the Mariposa Grove of Sequoia trees in Yosemite National Park was loved just a little bit too much.
Climbers Set New Yosemite El Capitan Ascent Speed Record Two rock climbers have set a new speed record ascending El Capitan in Yosemite National Park, achieving the feat in just under two hours.
2 Climbers Killed in Fall on El Capitan in Yosemite National ParkTwo rock climbers working a route on El Capitan in Yosemite National Park were killed in a fall Saturday, according to park officials.
Hiker Dies In Fall From Yosemite Park's Half DomeA hiker slipped and fell to his death Monday while climbing up Yosemite National Park's Half Dome -- the first death on the famed cabled path since 2010.
World-Renowned Climber Rescued From Yosemite's El CapitanA world-renowned speed climber was rescued from Yosemite National Park's El Capitan by helicopter Friday after spending a chilly night on top of the famous rock when he fell and possibly injured both legs.
Popular National Parks To Raise Fees To $35, Not $70The Interior Department is increasing fees at the most popular national parks to $35 per vehicle.
Yosemite Reopens After Flooding from Last Week's DelugeYosemite National Park reopened Sunday after flooding that washed out roads during a strong Pacific storm.
Oakland Hiker Missing In Yosemite Found SafeThe Oakland hiker who went missing in Yosemite National Park earlier this week was found safe Friday afternoon, according to park authorities.