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Beautiful but Deadly: Water in Yosemite

Beautiful but Deadly: Water in Yosemite

April 19, 2012 | Comments (0)

Just in time for Free Entry Week (aka National Parks Week) the National Park Service has released this great video on the dangerousness of water in Yosemite.

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Yosemite Ranger Honored for Valor

Yosemite Ranger Honored for Valor

March 13, 2012 | Comments (0)

Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar presented Ranger Dan Abbe and several other park service employees with the prestigious Department of the Interior Valor Award after Abbe rescued two visitors on his way to work in 2009.

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An Exciting May 1st Snow Report

An Exciting May 1st Snow Report

May 4, 2011 | Comments (0)

YosemiteNPS: May 1 snow surveys show snowpack in Merced drainage at 199% of average and Tuolumne drainage at 184% of average.

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Traffic by Dolan Halbrook

FREE Park Admission Days Coming Soon

August 3, 2010 | Comments (0)

Get ready for long entrance lines, packed parking lots and traffic jams, it’s time for another free entry weekend in Yosemite.

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Tioga Road by Florencia Marchetti

Couple Suing Yosemite After Being Crushed By Tree

July 21, 2010 | Comments (3)

A Eugene Oregon couple has filed a lawsuit against Yosemite National Park after a park worker felled a tree onto the Tioga Road crushing the plaintiffs car as they were passing by.

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Canyon de Chelly by Ansel Adams

Ansel Adams: The Mural Project Finally Comes Home

July 7, 2010 | Comments (1)

In 1941 Ansel Adams was commissioned to take a series of photos for the walls of the Department of the Interior, photos that until now have never graced the walls for which they were intended.

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Climbing Half Dome by Greg Foster

Don’t like the Half Dome permit system? Make your voice heard.

July 2, 2010 | Comments (1)

Don’t like the new Half Dome permit system? Got a better idea? Now is the time to make your voice heard. Hurry, you only have until July 6th to comment.

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An Introduction to Hiking Half Dome (video)

An Introduction to Hiking Half Dome (video)

June 16, 2010 | Comments (1)

The NPS has produced a great new video that gives a REALLY good introduction on hiking Half Dome. It talks about what you need, hazards and things you need to watch out for. If you’ve been thinking about hiking Half Dome it’s worth checking out the video first.

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