Tag: hiking

Merced River Yosemite Valley

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

This years snow pack is well above normal and we're really happy to have had so much rain and

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Photo of the Day: Milky Way over Tioga Pass by Kartik Ramanathan

Not only a great Photo of the Day but the perfect segue for me to talk about one of

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Be Safe on Half Dome by Yexplore (video)

Ever wondered what the cable route up Half Dome is like? Getting ready for your own climb in a

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What’s To Do This Weekend – Memorial Day Edition

I'm sure you've got your Memorial Day trip to Yosemite all planned out by now, right? Right? Wait, no?

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What to Wear in Yosemite (Spring Edition)

Yosemite is located in Central California and has what is termed a “Mediterranean climate”. That means we have warm

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Scientists drawing blank about deadly, mercury tainted fish found in Yosemite wilderness lake

Here's an interesting story that showed up in the Fresno Bee. A lake in Yosemite that hasn't had gold

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Climbing Half Dome by Greg Foster

Get Your Half Dome Passes Now!

It's that time again when you can get into the preseason (hiking season) lottery for permits to make the

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Hikers hiking Half Dome's cables by Matt Montagne

Got your permit? The cables are going up this Friday!

If you're one of the lucky ones who got your permit early this is great news! If not you

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How to Read a Topographic Map

Learning how to read a topographic map is not only useful and could save your life, but it's something

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Climbing Half Dome by Greg Foster

Half Dome Cables Up This Friday. Got your permit?

The cables will be in place for visitors wishing to climb Half Dome via the shoulder route starting this

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