The El Portal Road (continuation of Highway 140) into Yosemite National Park will is now open as of 6:00 p.m. this evening to all vehicular traffic. Intermittent traffic delays are possible due to on-going clean-up operations.
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Final repairs to Highway 140 will remove the only stoplight in Mariposa County and allow two lane traffic to move freely along the Merced River into Yosemite.
Highway 140 has opened again to all traffic. Firefighters and fire engines may be stationed along the highway. Please be prepared to stop and expect delays.
FIre investigators have pinpointed the cause of the Dog Rock Fire…a vehicle.
Here’s the latest from the National Park Service on the Dog Rock Fire including updates on the road closures.
Here’s the latest on the Dog Rock Fire including road closures in effect.
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!