Yosemite National Park Accepts Submissions to the 6th Annual Gateway Expression Student Art and Poetry Contest

Yosemite National Park Accepts Submissions to the 6th Annual Gateway Expression Student Art and Poetry Contest

Local Youth Artists Are Encouraged to Participate Yosemite National Park hosts the 6th Annual Gateway Expressions Student Art and Poetry Contest. This annual event celebrates the creativity of local youth artists and poets living in the gateway communities bordering Yosemite National Park. This year’s contest features a special anniversary category in celebration of the National […]

Update: Missing Hikers in Yosemite are Located

Update: Missing Hikers in Yosemite are Located

A search continued this morning for two Fullerton firefighters who were missing in Yosemite National Park. Firefighter and paramedic Dave Brown (33 years old) and Capt. Javier Avelar (43 years old) have been located. The pair, experienced hikers, had filed an itinerary with the National Parks Service before they departed. Authorities began searching for them when they […]

Yosemite National Park to Host Annual Facelift Event in Honor of National Public Lands Day

Yosemite National Park to Host Annual Facelift Event in Honor of National Public Lands Day

Extensive Yosemite National Park Clean-Up Event to Occur September 21 – 25, 2016 Yosemite National Park and the Yosemite Climbing Association invite the public to participate in the Yosemite Facelift, an annual event held to clean up trash and debris from around the park after the busy summer season. Volunteers will be working throughout Yosemite […]