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Go to Yosemite NOW!

If you like waterfalls, this is the time to visit Yosemite National Park.  Yosemite Valley was briefly closed due to flooding, but it reopened this morning.   287 more words

National Parks

Yosemite National Park To Re-Open On Tuesday

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK (CBS SF) – After a rare weekend closure, Yosemite National Park rangers announced Monday that the famed tourist destination will re-open this week, allowing visitors to catch a glimpse of the thunderous display being put on by the park’s famous falls. 472 more words


Major Storm Could Cause Flooding At Yosemite This Weekend

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK (KCBS) – A big storm forecast for this weekend could lead to possible flooding at Yosemite National Park.

Predicted significant rainfall could push the park’s Merced River over its banks. 172 more words


Enjoying Yosemite in a fog

One of Yosemite’s most underrated winter treats is the radiation fog that hugs the valley floor on cold, clear, still mornings. Unlike the advection fog that drapes the San Francisco Bay Area (among other places) when (relatively) warm, saturated air passes over the colder ocean and blows inland, radiation fog forms in place  when plummeting overnight temperatures cause airborne water vapor to condense. 634 more words


Yosemite Autumn Reflection

Tomorrow I start the final workshop in the busiest workshop season I’ve ever had—since mid-August I’ve led 8 of my own workshops, and assisted Don Smith with 2 of his, in four states from Hawaii to Utah. 402 more words



Taking a break from our coast hugging journey we turned eastward to Yosemite National Park for two days.Beautiful autumn weather, breathtaking scenery: no need for explanations, I think the photos tell the story…