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Merced River Yosemite Valley

High Water Poses Danger Even When You Think It’s Safe

June 27, 2017 | Comments (2)

This years snow pack is well above normal and we’re really happy to have had so much rain and snow. But it also means that as temperatures heat up, and they’ve been really hot of late, that all that runoff from the melting snow has to go somewhere.

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Instapicked: Go jump in a lake

Instapicked: Go jump in a lake

June 10, 2014 | Comments (2)

Thank you. I think I will.

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Rim Fire Update

Rim Fire Update

August 27, 2013 | Comments (7)

Here’s last nights update on the Rim Fire. More information will come this morning after 9am when the fire command posts the status of the fire and any spread it’s experienced online.

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Rim Fire Closures in Yosemite

Rim Fire Closures in Yosemite

August 27, 2013 | Comments (10)

The Rim Fire has made it’s way well into Yosemite National Park and is burning in the north west side of the park and the areas adjacent to Hetch Hetchy. Currently a number of closures are in place for public safety and to allow fire crews to actively fight the fire and prepare defenses around key environmental areas and structures.

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Hetch Hetchy Road Closed

Hetch Hetchy Road Closed

January 23, 2013 | Comments (1)

The Hetch Hetchy Road is closed indefinitely after park officials discovered water undercutting a hillside beneath the road making the road “extremely unstable”. The road is still intact, but water undercutting the hillside below the pavement has made it “extremely unstable,” Cobb said. The National Park Service temporarily closed the road in December due to […]

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SF Voters say "No" to Hetch Hetchy

SF Voters say “No” to Hetch Hetchy

November 7, 2012 | Comments (2)

A ballot proposal that would have led to the dismantling of O’Shaughnessy Dam and drained Hetch Hetcy valley has been defeated by San Francisco voters.

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wapama bridge out 2010 mike chondron

Thinking About Hiking Around Hetch Hetchy? Think Again.

November 11, 2010 | Comments (1)

If you were thinking about doing some hiking in the Hetch Hetchy area, maybe around back to Wapama Fall, you should probably start coming up with an alternate plan now.

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