Yosemite, And President Obama, Head Into Virtual RealityIn a new project with National Geographic, Barack Obama becomes the first sitting U.S. president to project himself into virtual reality — in this case, a 360-degree representation of Yosemite National Park.
National Parks Now Use GPS To Track HumansScientists in national parks are no longer tracking just the wildlife.
Colorado Climber Of Yosemite Fame To Appear At Film FestivalA professional climber from Estes Park who completed a first ascent in Yosemite National Park will appear at a film festival in Carbondale.
The Best Mountain Destinations In The U.S.Instead of packing the swimsuit and heading to an island getaway, make plans to visit a mountain retreat for your next vacation or weekend getaway.
Yosemite Climbers Stuck Together Amid Hardship And Falls When climber Kevin Jorgeson was stalled for days about halfway up the 3,000-foot Dawn Wall of El Capitan, he suggested that his partner Tommy Caldwell go on without him to finish an historic free-climb of the world famous granite monolith.
2 Friends Climb Into History By Their Bloodied FingertipsAmerican rock climber Tommy Caldwell was first to pull himself atop a 3,000-foot sheer granite face in Yosemite National Park, followed minutes later by his longtime friend Kevin Jorgeson.
Gov. Hickenlooper Congratulates Yosemite Climber From Estes ParkGov. John Hickenlooper is congratulating an Estes Park climber who scaled a 3,000-foot sheer granite face in Yosemite National Park.
Colorado Climber & Partner Finish Historic Yosemite RouteColorado rock climber Tommy Caldwell was first to pull himself atop the ledge of the 3,000-foot vertical wall of El Capitan in the glow of the afternoon sun, followed minutes later by Kevin Jorgeson.
Colorado Climber, Partner Reach Top Of Yosemite's El Capitan In Historic ClimbA pair of Americans completed what had long been considered the world's most difficult rock climb Wednesday, using only their hands and feet to scale a 3,000-foot vertical wall on El Capitan,
Colorado Climber & Partner Closing In On Historic Feat A Colorado climber and his partner who are vying to become the first in the world to use only their hands and feet to scale a sheer granite face in California's Yosemite National Park are almost to the top.
Yosemite Climbers Push To Finish Groundbreaking AssentOne 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.
Colorado Man 1,000 Feet From Completing Yosemite's El Capitan Peak ClimbKevin Jorgeson, 30, of Santa Rosa, California, and Tommy Caldwell, 36, of Colorado are two weeks into what is billed as the first free climb of the vertical Dawn Wall to reach the 3,000-foot summit of El Capitan.