Dan Mitchell has some great photos of Yosemite Valley and the High Country up on his site. Worth checking out.
MercuryNews.com (free registration required): “A picturesque landscape of sugar pine, incense cedar and white fir trees adjacent to Yosemite National Park’s western boundary near El Portal will be protected from development under a deal announced Monday. Owned by the same family since 1925, the 730-acre Ransome Ranch was purchased by the Pacific Forest Trust, an […]
Monday: Clear tonight with a low from 9 to 19 degrees. Light winds expected from the northwest after midnight around 10 mph with gusts over the ridges up to 30. Tuesday: Mostly sunny but windy with a 10-15 mph wind gusting from the north. Highs expected to reach between 39 to 49. Tuesday evening should […]
UnionDemocrat.com: “Parts of Big Oak Flat Road in Yosemite National Park will be closed periodically today, tomorrow and Wednesday while workers make rock slide repairs. From 9 to 11 a.m. and from 1 to 3 p.m. both days, the road will be closed near its intersection with Tioga Road in the Crane Flat area and […]
Michael Frye, author of The Photographer’s Guide to Yosemite will be signing books from Noon (12 pm PST) to 2 pm, Friday November 26th, in the Ansel Adams Gallery. Don’t miss this special opportunity to check out the great photographs and prints in the Gallery and speak with one of America’s premier photographers.
Chains are as important when traveling in the mountains in winter as the close you wear to protect you from the cold. If you’re planning on making a trip to Yosemite this winter it’s not only recommended you carry chains, it’s required by law. If you live in Southern California you’re in luck though, you’re […]
Monday Night. Partly cloudy. Lows at 5000 feet 27 to 36. At 8000 feet 17 to 27. Tuesday. Partly cloudy. Highs at 5000 feet 54 to 62. At 8000 feet 45 to 55. Partly cloudy Tuesday night. Lows at 5000 feet 27 to 37. At 8000 feet 17 to 27. Wednesday. Partly cloudy. Highs at […]
If you’re sitting in your office or your home longing for the beauty of Yosemite or the great outdoors but the family vacation isn’t for another 5 months yet (or if you’re looking to get a really cool gift for someone) then this DVD should be just enough to wet your appetite. Yosemite National Park […]
L.A. Times (registration required): “Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger’s resources secretary has directed his agency to study possible restoration of the Hetch Hetchy Valley in Yosemite National Park, giving an unexpected official boost to the controversial idea of dismantling the dam that has been integral to the Bay Area’s water supply for more than 80 years. Mike […]
Modbee.com: “A judge who stopped the rebuilding of Yosemite Valley utilities in July has given the green light to a large piece of the project. U.S. District Judge Anthony W. Ishii decided to allow construction of a major utilities corridor for sewage, telephone and electricity lines between Curry Village and Yosemite Lodge in Yosemite National […]