Yosemite National Park Newswire

Yosemite National Park Newswire

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  1. Big wall climbing being reinvented in Tassie shedRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... to his portaledge design. The Stanford engineering graduate spent four years living in a tent in Yosemite National Park in the US, climbing the big walls of El Capitan and Half Dome. But a near-death experience on the cliff face of Half Dome ...

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  2. Lazy K Ranch Annual Pick-A-Colt Day Production Sale Catalog Now Available At LazyKRanch.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | PR Log

    ... a cow outfit," said Mike Knapp. "In the summer our cows run on 45,000 thousand acres at the base of Yosemite National Park at elevations up to 6500 feet. To get these cows gathered in the fall we need a horse with a good mind, good legs and a big ...

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  3. Ripping Learning off the PageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Edutopia

    ... Instead of simply jumping into a biography of John Muir , you can take students on a virtual hike of Yosemite National Park to show off the landscape of this region. By providing this kind of experience for students, you create context for their ...

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  4. Pic of the week: From waterfall to 'firefall' at Yosemite National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | The Washington Post

    This is known as the "firefall," an optical illusion at California's Yosemite National Park. It is seen at sunset when the sun has to hit Horsetail Fall at just the right angle to transform the water to glowing lava a or at least it looks that way.

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  5. Hypnotic Animations Show Why Trees Depend on Forest FiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Wired

    ... father studies forest fires and teaches ecology at the University of Utah. His work takes place in Yosemite National Park and the Sierra Nevada mountains in California, and focuses on matters of forest regeneration and adaptation, as it relates to ...

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  6. Massive blaze tears through Brit town as fire crews...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Daily Star

    Emergency services are struggling to get the fire under control and have told people to keep their windows and doors closed as smoke fills the air. On August 17, 2013 a wildfire in California destroyed around 257,314 acres of land in and around the Yosemite national park Greater Manchester Fire Service said: "We have three aerial appliances fighting the fire from above and firefighters are tackling the fire on the ground.

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  7. Yosemite the topic of new exhibit at Saratogaa s Aegis GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Saratoga News

    Photograph by George Sakkestad Saratoga resident Kay Duffy and her daughter Judy Duffy will be showing their art A a A"Visions of YosemiteA a A at the Aegis Gallery in Saratoga February 28 -March 26. Saratoga resident and artist Kay Duffy and her daughter, Judy Duffy, will exhibit their paintings and photos of their trip to Yosemite National Park at a show at Aegis Gallery in March. The window of time to catch it is narrow, but for the hordes of photographers who plan a visit to Yosemite National Park each February to witness the setting sun cast a dreamy golden glow on the cascading waters of Horsetail Fall, the hassle of getting there is well worth the effort.

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  8. Local artists bring 'Visions of Yosemite' to SaratogaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Inside Bay Area

    Photograph by George Sakkestad Saratoga resident Kay Duffy and her daughter Judy Duffy will be showing their art A a A"Visions of YosemiteA a A at the Aegis Gallery in Saratoga February 28 -March 26. The window of time to catch it is narrow, but for the hordes of photographers who plan a visit to Yosemite National Park each February to witness the setting sun cast a dreamy golden glow on the cascading waters of Horsetail Fall, the hassle of getting there is well worth the effort. Standing in the crowd last year were two local artists, one with a paintbrush in her hand and the other with a camera feverishly snapping away.

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  9. Insiders' guide to 3 Tuolumne adventuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Contra Costa Times

    Many of us know Tuolumne as the northern gateway to Yosemite National Park. But the people who live here know it for so much more, from Gold Rush discoveries to High Sierra adventures and top-notch dining.

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  10. Yosemite wine tastingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... rural property, where they could enjoy both the pitter-patter of tiny feet and the grandeur of nearby Yosemite National Park. After retiring from careers in health management (Ron) and sales (Cheryl) and raising their three children (son Ryan is the ...

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  11. Breathtaking sights around the world you can see for freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... 100th birthday, there are free entrance days to many parks, including Grand Canyon National Park, Yosemite National Park and Yellowstone National Park. Find the nationally designated fee-free dates on NPS.gov. However, keep an eye out for those ...

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  12. ... moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Union Democrat

    ... service through the giant pipe by early March. Hetch Hetchy water impounded by O'Shaughnessy Dam in Yosemite National Park normally serves about 3,500 Groveland Community Services District customers and 2.6 million people in the Bay Area, including ...

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  13. 50 state road trip: Beautiful small towns in every stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | USA Today

    ... the Sierras," Murphys, California sits in the central Sierra Nevada foothills between Lake Tahoe and Yosemite National Park, and was originally a goldrush town. Delaware: Old New Castle is a trip back to colonial times in Delaware's first capital ...

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  14. Inn-Escapable: Yosemite's Rush Creek LodgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | San Jose Mercury News

    Rush Creek Lodge is the first new resort to hit Yosemite National Park in 25 years, which makes its modernity alone a bit of a showstopper. Chic suites and hillside villas, cedar massage cabanas, winemaker weekends and a hip tavern serving Scotch eggs in the quiet of the mountains? Yes, please.

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  15. San Joaquin Valley to see fog and cold for a few days as crews repair roads to YosemiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Fresno Bee

    ... - at least for a few days. But as the region gets a brief chance to dry out, access to popular Yosemite National Park will be limited with two of the three highways into the park closed for storm damage. Sunny days and overnight temperatures dipping ...

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  16. Grand reopening of Yosemitea s Mariposa Grove delayed until fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Sierra Star

    A $40 million project to complete renovations to the Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias in Yosemite National Park won't be completed until this fall, park spokesman Scott Gediman said. The grove, which welcomes an estimated 1-2 million people a year, houses some 500 mature giant sequoias and is one of the park's most popular attractions.

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  17. Glorious GazingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Sierra Star

    ... "in a way reminiscent of the Firefall that occurred historically from Glacier Point," explains the Yosemite National Park Horsetail Fall webpage.. That historic Firefall was created by burning embers from a red fir bark bonfire pushed over the edge ...

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  18. Yosemite Valley: One access road remains open after stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Inside Bay Area

    Only one highway remains open for access to Yosemite Valley because of storm damage in and around the national park, Yosemite National Park announced on Wednesday. Big Oak Flat Road is closed within the park between Crane Flat and Foresta, so Highway 120 cannot be used to reach the valley.

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  19. For the past five years Tioga Road has opened in early May, but that's unlikely to happen this year.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Campbell Reporter

    Only one highway remains open for access to Yosemite Valley because of storm damage in and around the national park, Yosemite National Park announced on Wednesday. Big Oak Flat Road is closed within the park between Crane Flat and Foresta, so Highway 120 cannot be used to reach the valley.

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  20. Only One Road Into Yosemite; All Others Damaged by StormsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Mammoth Times & Eastern Sierra Times

    Vehicular access to Yosemite Valley is restricted to S.R. 140 due to road damage in and around Yosemite National Park, according to the National Park Service. The Big Oak Flat Road is closed within the park between Crane Flat and Foresta due to storm damage.

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