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Archive for April, 2007

Yosemite Visitors Center Opens After $1.3million Makeover

Yosemite Visitors Center Opens After $1.3million Makeover

April 16, 2007 | Comments (0)

MyMotherLode.coms: “The exhibit hall at Yosemite National Park’s Visitor Center opened Friday for the first time since its $1.3 million makeover. The update replaces 40-year-old exhibits on nature and culture in the Yosemite Valley. Included is a replica of the base of a giant sequoia, a bear cave, a replica glacier, pullout panels, and animation. [...]

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Don't Wait Until Memorial Day

Don’t Wait Until Memorial Day

April 16, 2007 | Comments (1)

The Modesto Bee: “With his camera perched on a tripod and pointed at Yosemite Falls, Vaughn Hutchins didn’t have to think very long when asked about the perfect time to photograph one of North America’s tallest waterfalls. ‘Right now,’ he said Thursday, glancing at the puffy, wind-blown clouds drifting elegantly in and out of Yosemite [...]

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This is spring?

This is spring?

April 15, 2007 | Comments (2)

Found this great pic this morning on the Yosemite Associations webcam. Hard to believe this is spring.

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Happy Easter

Happy Easter

April 8, 2007 | Comments (0)

Happy Easter! Where’s the candy?

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Put That Trout Rod Away and Grab Your Bass Gear

Put That Trout Rod Away and Grab Your Bass Gear

April 5, 2007 | Comments (0)

People often ask me about trout fishing in and around Yosemite but did you know there is some excellent bass fishing just outside the park? Check out this fish Dustin Saso of Turlock California caught just outside Yosemite in Lake Don Pedro. That’s some fish. Nice work! Thanks, Dom for the photo and information.

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Plowing Yosemite (Video)

Plowing Yosemite (Video)

April 2, 2007 | Comments (0)

Here’s a really cool video from June 2005 on plowing the roads in Yosemite. Check it out. http://www.nps.gov/yose/planyourvisit/upload/olmstedplowing.mov

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Tioga Road Plowing Set to Begin April 16

Tioga Road Plowing Set to Begin April 16

April 2, 2007 | Comments (3)

It’s official Tioga Road plowing is set to begin on April 16 barring the more snow. There’s no official update as to opening yet but plowing usually takes several weeks. I don’t know about you but I’m anxious to get over the Pass.

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