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NPS Announces New Rules for Horsetail Fall (firefall) event

If you've ever been you know the Horsetail Fall event, commonly known as the firefall, is one of the

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Mike Reynolds Superintendent of Yosemite National Park

Mike Reynolds Named Superintendent of Yosemite

Mike Reynolds, a 31-year NPS veteran and a third-generation NPS employee, will be returning to the park as the

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NPS Proposes New $70 Entrance Fee for Yosemite

In one of the most ridiculous moves I think I've ever seen the National Park Service is proposing upping

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Yosemite Superintendent Neubacher Retiring

Yosemite Superintendent Don Neubacher announced he is retiring following employee complaints that he created a hostile workplace by allowing

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My 4th grader in Yosemite

Bring Your 4th Grader to Yosemite and Get in FREE

My 4th grader in Yosemite. Photo by author. Get your child interested in the outdoors with their very own National

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Stephen Mather: First Director of the National Park Service

Stephen Mather has long been one of my favorite historical figures in Yosemite ranking right up there with Muir,

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Happy 100th Birthday NPS!

On August 25, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson signed the act creating the National Park Service, a new federal bureau

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Norsigian Ansel Adams Yosemite Valley

Free Entrance August 25-28 to Celebrate 100 Years of Our National Parks

If you're looking for something to do next weekend look no farther. Yosemite National Park will be celebrating the

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Youth Programs Inspire Future Generations in Yosemite

A group of high school students from across California, who dubbed themselves "The Triumphant Turtles" for their slow and

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Beautiful but Deadly: Water in Yosemite

Just in time for Free Entry Week (aka National Parks Week) the National Park Service has released this great

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