One dead in Madera crash

MADERA, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — One person is dead after a traffic collision Tuesday in Madera. At approximately 6:30 a.m. a van traveling westbound on Vineyard Avenue near Yosemite Avenue in Madera pulled in front of a pickup truck headed north on Yosemite Avenue, police say. The two vehicles collided.
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Signarama® Announces New Facility in Manteca, Grand Opening Celebration on January 27

MANTECA, CA, January 18, 2022 /24-7PressRelease/ - Signarama®, a brand of United Franchise Group, is celebrating the grand opening of its location in Manteca, CA. The store located at 1411 W. Yosemite Ave. will host a grand opening celebration, featuring a ceremonial ribbon cutting with the Manteca Chamber of Commerce, on Thursday, January 27, 2022.

Beautiful National Park Backyard Games

If you’re looking to take your backyard games to the next level and to celebrate your love of national parks at the same time, Elakai Outdoor Games has you covered. Anyone who has purchased cheap lawn games from a big box store knows that not all backyard fun is created equal. Elakai specializes in craftmanship that’s designed to last. No more collapsing cornhole boards after just one season of use. Its hand-built cornhole, hook & ring, giant mountain blocks (similar to giant Jenga), bocce ball and social pong sets will keep your family having fun for years to come.

Yosemite Tests New Lottery for Summer 2022 Campground Reservations

The National Park Service is piloting a lottery system for Yosemite’s North Pines Campground reservations for arrival dates during peak season from July 21 through September 14, 2022. Winners aka successful lottery applicants will have an opportunity to make a reservation for campsites in North Pines Campground during an...

One Day in Yosemite

Yosemite National Park covers a 1200 sq. miles area. Blessings of natural beauties in Yosemite make it a paradise for all nature lovers. Located at northern California’s Sierra Nevada mountain, here you can enjoy outdoor nature activities like hiking, climbing mountains, horseback riding, river rafting, in summers and snow skiing, snowboarding in winter. It is one of the most visited national parks in the USA and is famous for granite monoliths like Half Dome and Capitan. Therefore there are many must-see places in Yosemite National Park in 1 day. Read this post to know more about places to see in Yosemite by car or the best things to do in Yosemite with the best one-day itinerary. Let’s check about one day in Yosemite.
San Luis Obispo Tribune

Yosemite leaders earn bad look with heavy-handed ultimatum on trailer park homeowners

Imagine growing up at Yosemite National Park and enjoying its amazing scenery year-round. Then picture getting to work there most of your adult life. That is what Gilbert Domingues has enjoyed. But living the dream is about to end for the longtime park employee, as he has received tough news from the Park Service. He has just a few months to vacate his home at the El Portal Trailer Park just outside Yosemite’s western entrance.

Unreal Deal: Stay in a Chalet Near Yosemite For $329

Home > Destinations > USA > California > Yosemite National Park > Deals. Yosemite National Park is a wonder all year round. Established in 1890, California’s popular national park attracts more than 4 million visitors annually. It spreads across 747,956 acres, but you still have to fight the crowds during the peak season to find a spot. Want to gaze at nature’s abundance without rushing or hustling? Plan your trip in relatively quieter late winter or early spring months. Luckily, we have spotted just the deal to sweeten the pot.

Yosemite, Sequoia and Kings Canyon continue to top dangerous parks list

Thousands of people find themselves in sticky situations at America's national parks each year. "From heatstroke, to hypothermia, to facing severe weather ... to getting horribly lost," Mother Nature can pose a variety of challenges, according to Carl J. Borg, founder Outforia, an online resource for outdoors enthusiasts, which recently analyzed and shared National Park Service data on the parks with the most search and rescue incidents in recent years.

Federal Lands And Parks Waive Fees In Honor Of MLK

Sonora, CA — Today is Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and there is free entrance to federal parks like Yosemite and day-use areas like those around New Melones Reservoir. Also, schools, government institutions and banks are closed because of the holiday. There was no in-person Mother Lode Martin Luther...
Mercury News

Yosemite’s new lottery for campsites opens this week

In an attempt to address “frustration and disappointment” over the Yosemite reservations process, the national park this year is testing a lottery for spots at one of its campgrounds. From 7 a.m. Pacific time on Tuesday, Jan. 18, to 8 p.m. on Feb. 6, potential campers can submit...
Time Out Global

Yosemite's famous firefall will glow again next month

We don't have to tell you about all the gorgeous natural wonders that exist in Yosemite National Park. From Yosemite Valley to Half Dome, the country's most-visited national park is a sight to behold. But every February, something truly magical happens in Yosemite. We're talking about the famous Yosemite firefall.

Yosemite Campground Uses Lottery System to Assign Sites

With over 10,000 people visiting hoping to secure reservations, Park Ranger Scott Gediman said they are launching a lottery system for North Pines Campground in Yosemite. He said that “many are unsuccessful year after year, causing frustration, disappointment, and feeling the system is flawed and unfair.”. “The booking...

“We did it”: Liam Foster Nabs FA on His Mentor’s 5.14 Project, Two Decades After Its Bolting

Get access to everything we publish when you sign up for Outside+. On January 5, Liam Foster, 21, clipped the chains of Riders on the Storm (5.14-), putting down a 20-year open project in Durango, Colorado. When Foster lowered, the first thing he did was call Marcus Garcia, his mentor and coach of almost a decade. There were tears on the phone; Garcia is the one who bolted the route back in 2000. Then, he was the same age Foster is now.