YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) – An 8-year-old Florida boy with a life-threatening illness has achieved his wish of becoming an honorary ranger at Yosemite National Park. Park ranger and spokesman Scott Gediman said Gabriel […]
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — Park rangers say hikers can now apply for permits to ascend the summit of Yosemite National Park’s iconic Half Dome. A maximum of 300 hikers are allowed on the […]
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – Scientists are assessing the damage from a massive wildfire burning around Yosemite National Park, laying plans to protect habitat and waterways as the fall rainy season approaches. Members of the federal […]
Check out this interactive feature of the massive Yosemite wildfire footprint since Aug. 19, which shows the fire’s growth over time. Also included is a photo gallery and live U.S. wildfire tracking map.
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A giant wildfire raging out of control grew to nearly 200 square miles and spread into Yosemite National Park on Friday, as California Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency […]
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — An out-of-control wildfire burning in remote, steep terrain near Yosemite National Park has grown and is still threatening more than 2,000 houses, hotels and camp buildings. The California Department […]
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — Climbing Yosemite’s Half Dome is one of the national park system’s most iconic hikes in the nationwide system, but officials plan to permanently limit how many can do it.
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) – Officials say a visitor to Yosemite National Park has recovered after becoming the ninth person diagnosed with a deadly rodent-borne illness blamed for three deaths linked to the park. […]