Yosemite National Park

Monarch butterflies have been recently seen in Yosemite National Park, park officials said on Twitter on Aug. 10, 2019.
Yosemite National Park
KCBS Radio Morning News
August 13, 2019 - 8:33 am
The monarch butterfly has returned to Yosemite National Park, according to rangers who say the endangered insect has been spotted in several locations around the park.
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Bridalveil Fall in Yosemite National Park.
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Melissa Culross
August 05, 2019 - 10:40 pm
A Romanian hiker fell to his death in Yosemite National Park when he toppled from a boulder on a popular trail on July 31.
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Sunrise in the Yosemite valley in Yosemite National Park.
Dreamstime
KCBS Radio Afternoon News
February 25, 2019 - 2:39 pm
Falling rock and ice killed a woman from Cupertino who was hiking on a closed trail at Yosemite National Park. Xuan Wang, 56, died on Sunday afternoon following an excursion onto the Mist Trail, which closes this time of year due to icy and hazardous conditions. The popular path links the Yosemite...
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California Highway Patrol
KCBS Radio Morning News
January 22, 2019 - 9:20 am
Two British hikers who became stranded on a snow-covered cliff of Yosemite National Park were lifted to safety by a California Highway Patrol helicopter crew last week in a recently released video.
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Taft Point
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Tim Ryan
October 30, 2018 - 11:57 am
The couple who died in a fall at Yosemite National Park had chronicled their travel adventures online, and were reportedly trying to take a selfie at the edge of the 7,503 foot Taft Point just prior to their fatal plunge.
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Dreamstime
KCBS Radio Afternoon News
October 25, 2018 - 12:14 pm
A man and a woman perished after apparently plummeting from a well-known overlook in Yosemite National Park, the park announced in a statement on Thursday.
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Yosemite Pines RV Resort and Family Lodging
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Bradford Hornsby
September 13, 2018 - 1:37 pm
Always want to live like the Oregon Trail ?
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In this Aug. 26, 2013 file photo, a fire truck drives past burning trees as firefighters continue to battle the Rim Fire near Yosemite National Park, Calif. The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection says a firefighter has been killed while
(Photo credit: AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)
July 16, 2018 - 8:50 am
A wildfire that killed a California firefighter grew quickly and forced the closure of a key route into Yosemite National Park as crews contended with sweltering conditions Sunday...
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Tenaya Lake in Yosemite
Tenaya Lake in Yosemite (Photo credit: Peter.wey)
June 21, 2018 - 9:20 am
Yosemite is giving visitors the option to buy entrance passes online.
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This Jan. 14, 2015, file photo, shows El Capitan in Yosemite National Park, Calif. Two climbers have set a new speed record for ascending the famous Nose route of El Capitan, one of the world's most technical and dangerous verticals. Alex Honnold and his
(Photo credit: AP Photo/Ben Margot, File)
June 05, 2018 - 2:35 pm
Two climbers have set a speed record for ascending the famous Nose route of El Capitan in Yosemite National Park, one of the world's most technical and dangerous verticals...
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