It’s hot and dry and the fire danger is extermely high. To help prevent fires all visitors are being asked to adhere to the following guidelines: No Smoking No smoking below 6,000 feet, except within an enclosed vehicle, a building in which smoking is allowed, a campground or picnic area where wood and charcoal fires are […]
New lightning caused fires: It’s a hot, dry summer and the fire danger is extermely high in the Sierra. Several fires were spawned by last weeks thunderstorms and are now being actively monitored. Most of the fires are small; single tree strikes that amount to less than a tenth of an acre. The fires are […]
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 the latest on the fast moving fire burning in Little Yosemite Valley.
Little Yosemite Valley has been evacuated and all trails leading through have been closed including the trails to access Half Dome.
Highway 41 has been closed at Oakhurst and large areas are subject to evacuation as a wildfire burns just outside of town.