Record Number Of Visitors At National Parks In 2015Many of the country's most prominent national parks, including Grand Canyon, Yellowstone and Zion, set new visitation records in 2015.
Volunteering At Yosemite Offers A Range Of OpportunitiesVolunteers Work In Many Capacities At Yosemite National Park
Lafayette Man Ascends Yosemite’s El Capitan For 100th TimeA Lafayette man completed his 100th climb of the Nose Route of Yosemite National Park’s iconic rock formation El Capitan on Saturday afternoon, according to the National Park Service.
Hiking America's Most Treacherous MountainsA look at five of the most treacherous hikes in America.
Body Of Missing Yosemite Hiker FoundThe body of 39-year-old James Michael Millet Jr. was found above Yosemite Valley on Tuesday.
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.
Woman Survives 25-Foot Tumble, Rescue Near Upper Yosemite FallOfficials say a woman hiking above Upper Yosemite Fall in Yosemite National Park this weekend survived a nearly 25-feet plunge, landing on a granite slab and suffering a major pelvic injury that prevented her from walking.
Walker Fire Forces Evacuation Of Yosemite CampgroundsA fast-spreading wildfire has shut down a portion of Tioga Pass and threatens areas of Yosemite National Park.
Plague Found In Dead Squirrels At Yosemite CampgroundTwo dead squirrels at a campground in Yosemite National Park were found to have been killed by plague, leading park officials to close it for treatment.
2 Young Yosemite Campers Sleeping In Tent Killed By Falling Tree LimbTwo minors sleeping in a tent at a campground in Yosemite National Park were killed Friday morning by a falling tree limb, according to park officials.
Man Fights Off Black Bear Attack On His Porch In Mariposa CountyA 67-year-old man fought off a black bear that attacked him on his porch Thursday as the state sees an uptick in encounters, likely a result of California's relentless drought that's sending bears into populated areas to forage for food, officials said.
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.
iPhone Video, Girlfriend Recall Final Moments Before Yosemite BASE Jumpers Slam Into RidgelineWorld-famous wingsuit flier Dean Potter had strapped his iPhone to the back of his head and hit record before jumping from a cliff in Yosemite National Park in what was to be an exhilarating flight through a V-shaped rocky formation — a route that left little margin for error.
Major Yosemite Highway Reopens Following Heavy Storms, MudslideThe El Portal Road route into Yosemite National Park has reopened after clean-up of storm damage.
Yosemite's Dying Trees, Skimpy Waterfalls Are Latest Signs Of Epic California DroughtPark officials say the tallest waterfall in North America - Yosemite Falls - will likely run dry about two months early this year.