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Yosemite Waterfalls Flowing Again

Yosemite Waterfalls Flowing AgainYosemite Falls, Bridalveil Fall, and other waterfalls in Yosemite Valley in northern California are flowing again after a series of storms over the Nov. 17-18, 2012 weekend produced just under two inches of rain in Yosemite Valley.

Yosemite Falls, which has been dry for several months due to an exceptionally dry year, is flowing again for the first time since mid-July. Yosemite National Park recorded one of the driest years on record, and the driest winter since 2007.
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Yosemite Conservancy Sets Nov. 14 Deadline for Ostrander Ski Hut Lottery Applications

Yosemite Conservancy Sets Nov. 14 Deadline for Ostrander Ski Hut Lottery Applications Yosemite Conservancy is accepting lottery registration forms for the 2012-2013 season at Ostrander Ski Hut, a popular overnight destination for those making the stunning 10-mile trek from Badger Pass Ski Area to Ostrander Lake in Yosemite National Pa...
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Climber Rescued by Rangers from Yosemite’s El Capitan During Snow Storm

Climber Rescued by Rangers from Yosemite’s El Capitan During Snow Storm A stranded Canadian climber at risk from hypothermia was rescued off El Capitan Monday, Oct. 22, by Yosemite National Park Rangers and search and rescue personnel during a high-angle, high-risk operation during a snow storm.

The incident began on Sund...
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Despite Hantavirus Concerns, National Park Service Says Yosemite Safe To Visit

Despite Hantavirus Concerns, National Park Service Says Yosemite Safe To Visit Even as Yosemite National Park continues to scale up its public health response and outreach as a result of six confirmed cases of hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS) in individuals who visited the park this year, officials said the park is safe to v...
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Rangers Recover Body of Missing Yosemite Boy from Merced River

Rangers Recover Body of Missing Yosemite Boy from Merced River After eight days of searching, Yosemite National Park rangers recovered the body of six-year-old Jacob Adams on Aug. 23, 2012 roughly 50 yards downstream from the Vernal Fall Footbridge where he and his brother, Andres, had been swept away by the Mer...
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