Good news for the residents of Oakhurst.
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A 36-year-old rock climber from the northern Bay Area died Saturday from a fall while climbing Matthes Crest in Yosemite National Park.
Highway 41 has been closed at Oakhurst and large areas are subject to evacuation as a wildfire burns just outside of town.
Here’s some info from the NPS regarding the status of all the fires burning within the park.
The report I posted a few minutes ago was from yesterday morning. Here’s the one I found in my email from last night. They made significant progress on the fire yesterday, from 19% contained to 34%. Awesome!
The fire in Foresta is 19% contained and over 3,000 acres. Take a look at the map.
Here’s the latests on the fire and a map so you can get an idea of the area.