The National Park Service (NPS) has selected Yosemite Hospitality, LLC, a subsidiary of Aramark, to receive the new primary concession contract for providing visitor services in Yosemite National Park. The 15-year contract – the largest single concession contract in the NPS – is expected to begin on March 1, 2016, and will include overnight accommodations, […]
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It’s Memorial Day weekend and you’re thinking to yourself, man, I sure want to get out of town. So, what’s open in Yosemite? Here’s a quick rundown of what’s open and some hints that’ll save you a headache.
If you’re sitting over at Grandma’s this Christmas and that awkward silence creeps in, grab your phone and take a virtual tour of Yosemite.
Talk about early Christmas presents, here’s a wonderful one from mother nature. Rain and snow!
If you’ve never been to Tuolumne Meadows then you’re missing out on one of the best parts of Yosemite, in my opinion. It’s a broad, grassy valley surrounded by sharp, knife-edged peaks and domes that makes for some very beautiful scenery. But it’s always been a bit of a mystery how the meadow and the unique mix of geological features surrounding it formed. Now researchers think they may have uncovered clues to how the meadow formed and likely it has to do with the way the Sierra Nevada itself formed.
Check out the latest from Yosemite Nature Notes. It’s Yosemite awesome and it’s right there on your screen.
If you’re looking for something to do this Veterans Day come to Yosemite and get in for free.
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.
Here’s the latest from the National Park Service on the Dog Rock Fire including updates on the road closures.