Rockfall Strikes Yosemite A Second DayA massive new rock fall hit Yosemite National Park on Thursday, cracking with a thundering roar off the iconic El Capitan rock formation and sending huge plumes of white dust surging through the valley floor below.
Watch Their Steps: Track Journey Of Yosemite Bears OnlineWildlife enthusiasts around the world can now follow the daily journey of Yosemite National Park's black bears from their laptops and smartphones, tracking the iconic animals as they lope up steep canyons and cross vast distances in search of food and mates.
2016 Was A Huge Year For Rocky Mountain National ParkRocky Mountain National Park was one of the most popular parks in the country in 2016.
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,