Author: Loyd

Columbia State Historic Park: Hidden Jewel of the Gold Country

Just a little north of Yosemite, tucked among the picturesque and historic foothills lies one of California’s hidden gems,

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100 Hikes in Yosemite National Park by Marc J. Soares

Amazon review: “Your guide to the best assortment of family walks, day hikes, overnighters, weekend trips, and backpacking adventures

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The Photographer’s Guide to Yosemite by Michael Frye

One of the quintessential books for travelers going to Yosemite, The Photographer’s Guide to Yosemite leads readers through the

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Michael Frye Joins Photography Walk

Michael Frye, author of one of my favorite books, The Photographer’s Guide to Yosemite , is scheduled to join

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Road Closures

Highway 120: Highway 120 from Crane Flat to 5 miles west of Lee Vining is closed for the winter

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Winter is Here and It’s Time to Chain Up

With winter in full swing in the Sierra and Mother Nature dumping snow at the higher elevations it’s a

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Yosemite Weather: Snow and rain in the forecast for Wednesday and Thursday

There appears to be another storm front moving in. Snow is forecast for Wednesday and Thursday with the snow

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Storm creates a mess; Oakdale man missing

ModBee.com: “Two rock slides sent granite boulders cascading onto Highway 140 outside of Yosemite National Park on Wednesday, blocking

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Mud Slide Temporarily Shuts Down El Portal Entrance

ABC30.com: Mud Slide Shuts Down Highway 140 “In the Mariposa County mountains, a mud and rock slide blocked access

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Stanislaus National Forest to Spray Herbicide Near Yosemite

San Jose Mercury News: “Stanislaus Forest officials can go ahead with a plan to spray herbicide over nearly 1,200

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