Manteca Short On Hotel Rooms As City’s Marketing Pays OffIt’s been a little crowded in Manteca this week.
'Impressive' Sheet Of Rock Falls From Yosemite's Half DomeOfficials at Yosemite National Park say a massive sheet of rock has fallen from the vertical face of Half Dome on the most popular route used by climbers.
Spring Storm Delivers Late Rain, Snow To Northern CaliforniaA brief spring storm delivered a welcome batch of rain to Northern California on Saturday as well as an unexpectedly hearty supply of snow that closed roads in Yosemite National Park and made tire chains a requirement in the mountain passes around Lake Tahoe.
Top Mountain Climbing Destinations In The U.S.Among the country's five best mountain climbing destinations are the highest point in North America and one of the world's most famous natural landmarks.
Entrance Fees Rising At Yosemite, Some Other National ParksBe prepared to pay a bit more if you're headed to some national parks and recreation areas this summer.
5 Must-See National Parks In The U.S.From the highest and lowest points in North America to the world’s largest living things and largest living carnivores, each of America's national parks has something unique to offer.
Yosemite Climber Pushing To Catch Up To Partner In Record AscentOne of two climbers attempting a grueling assent up a half-mile of sheer granite in California's Yosemite National Park is making a push to catch his partner.
Best National Parks To Visit In WinterRead on for five of the country’s best national parks to visit in winter, one of which may require both generous amounts of sunscreen and rain gear.
Cooler Weather Slows Fire In Yosemite National ParkCooler weather has slowed the spread of a wildfire that forced the helicopter evacuation of dozens of people from the famous Half Dome rock in Yosemite National Park.
Forest Service To Release Rim Fire Recovery Plan The U.S. Forest Service is expected to unveil its plan Wednesday for what to do with millions of trees killed one year ago in California's massive Rim Fire that stand at the center of a conflict between environmentalists and loggers.
Wildfire Near Yosemite Ebbs, Some Evacuees Return A wildfire that surged early and gave a scare to a community near Yosemite National Park has been tamed by firefighters, and some of the more than 1,000 people who evacuated their homes have returned.
Local Firefighting Crews Being Sent To Fight Wildfire In Foothills Near YosemiteFirefighters from throughout California are being dispatched to protect homes that are under threat from a wildfire burning in the foothills near Yosemite National Park.
Yosemite National Park: No More Parking By The RiverPlan prohibits visitors from leaving their cars on the roadside near the Tuolumne River.
Top Natural Wonders In The USAAmerica is blessed with an abundance of natural wonders, from pristine lakes and mighty rivers to natural sandstone arches and snow-capped mountains.
Massive Rim Fire Burning Near Yosemite 80 Percent ContainedCrews have pushed forward with building containment lines around the wildfire in and around Yosemite National Park as authorities lift evacuation orders and advisories for several Sierra Nevada communities once threatened by the massive blaze.