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  1. Travel app: NPS YosemiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... RV trailers on the site as well. Photo credit: rvshare.com ( Jackie Burrell ) WHAT: The official Yosemite National Park app guides you through the park and helps you plan your itinerary, using the resources of the National Park Service and nonprofit ...

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  2. Wine Trivia: Gold fever becomes vine feverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Times-Standard

    ... sip it in tasting rooms across the Sierra foothills, all the way from Gold Country to the borders of Yosemite National Park.

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  3. With Some Ski Resorts Closing, Is It Time To Panic About Our Water?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | CBS Local

    ... down for the Winter Season due to the lack of snowfall. Badger Pass , a small ski area located within Yosemite National Park and Dodge Ridge (east of Sonora) announced, due to unseasonably warm temperatures, they will be on a brief hold until the ...

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  4. Yosemite winter fun: Snowshoes, skates and wonderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Times-Standard

    ... transforming the surface into a giant slushy flow. Out of the four million people who visit majestic Yosemite National Park every year, only a few hundred thousand will ever see such scenes, behold the pristine magic and the cushioned silence of the ...

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  5. Yosemite rock climb included coffee, chocolate and whiskyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    ... Jorgeson became the first to free-climb the Dawn Wall on the famous El Capitan rock formation in Yosemite National Park. Unlike climbers who need more elaborate equipment, the pair relied entirely on their hands and feet and physical strength, using ...

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  6. Patience and perseverance: Essential qualities when the going gets toughRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Christian Science Monitor

    For almost three weeks, two young rock climbers spent many hours a day clinging to a bare, sheerly vertical rock face as they attempted to succeed in free climbing the Dawn Wall of the El Capitan peak in Yosemite National Park. On Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, climbers Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson reached the top of El Capitan.

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  7. The Climber Taking Vets Up El CapitanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | TheDailyBeast.com

    By the time Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson had finally clawed and scraped their way to the top of El Capitan's Dawn Wall in Yosemite National Park last week, the eyes of the world were on them. But while the public's interest is just recently being piqued, the sport itself has had a stalwart, courageous, and compassionate following for decades.

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  8. John Dickey/PatagoniaThe Climber Taking Vets Up El CapitanAfter the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Daily Beast

    By the time Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson had finally clawed and scraped their way to the top of El Capitan's Dawn Wall in Yosemite National Park last week, the eyes of the world were on them. But while the public's interest is just recently being piqued, the sport itself has had a stalwart, courageous, and compassionate following for decades.

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  9. Winery: Mariposa's Butterfly Creek WineryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | San Jose Mercury News

    Butterfly Creek Winery is set in the rolling hills of Mariposa, near the entrance to Yosemite National Park. Photo credit: Jackie Burrell/Staff There may not be any vineyards atop Half Dome, but there are vineyards tucked among the hills that border Yosemite National Park -- and a particularly charming winery lies just a 30-minute drive from tiny Mariposa.

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  10. Mariposa Storytelling Festival and a World Cup for DummiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | San Jose Mercury News

    Expect sagas, stories, folklore and more when the Mariposa County Arts Council hosts its 28th annual Mariposa Storytelling Festival March 13 to 15. The eclectic lineup includes storyteller and musician Beth Horner, who recently served as narrative consultant for the NASA Space Center's story mining project, collecting the stories behind the Apollo mission, as well as historic tavern taleteller Tim Lowry and champion liar Anne Rutherford. The three-day event opens with a story slam -- bring your best childhood tale -- followed by 10 storytelling performances in Mariposa and a grand finale in Yosemite National Park.

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  11. Travel top 10: Best family adventures at Yosemite National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | San Jose Mercury News

    How can you get your kids out of the theme park habit and instill in them an appreciation for nature? Take them to Yosemite, one of the nation's most visited national parks, where the opportunities for hiking to waterfalls, gawking at cool geologic formations, romping around and learning history seem practically endless. Visitors view the California Tunnel Tree, a giant sequoia in Mariposa Grove in Yosemite National Park, Friday, June 20, 2014.

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  12. Where to stay in and around YosemiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | San Jose Mercury News

    The vacation rentals at Yosemite range from cozy cabins to palatial log-houses. Photo credit: Redwoods in Yosemite Everyone knows about the Ahwahnee Hotel, the landmark lodge nestled inside Yosemite National Park, but those pricey rooms often are booked months in advance.

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  13. Dry Month Forces Closure Of Yosemite Badger Pass Ski LiftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | CBS Local

    ... delivered hope of a wet winter in the Sierra. A month later, those hopes are getting washed out. Yosemite National Park sent out a Facebook message Monday indicating that the Badger Pass Ski Area would have to shut down until further notice because ...

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  14. Yosemite winter fun: Snowshoes, skis and wonderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | San Jose Mercury News

    The sun shines down on the Badger Pass Ski Area in Yosemite National Park, Calif. on Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015.

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  15. California: Mules do the heavy lifting on this John Muir Trail hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Los Angeles Times

    If you want bragging rights to hiking the John Muir Trail, but don't want to lug your gear, here's a trip just for you. Mountain Travel Sobek has put together a 13-day summer expedition that will take you northbound for 103 miles along the famous Pacific Crest Trail , from Florence Lake to Tuolumne Meadows in Yosemite National Park.

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  16. Carriageworks Theatre Kicks Off 10th Annual Film Festival TodayRead the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... snowboarding with Jeremy Jones in 'Higher'; a wild history of rock climbing and counter culture in Yosemite National Park in 'Valley Uprising' ; an epic mountain biking journey into Afghanistan's remote Wakhan Corridor in 'Forgotten Dirt' and an ...

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  17. With no snow, Badger Pass closes while China Peak keeps goingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | The Fresno Bee

    The lack of snow this winter has forced one nearby ski resort to close temporarily and another to run with limited operations. On Monday, Badger Pass Ski Area at Yosemite National Park announced it will be temporarily closed until it receives more snow.

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  18. Sister Recounts Brother's Record ClimbRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | KAAL-TV Austin

    They watched Sandy's brother, Tommy Caldwell, climb to the top of El Capitan at Yosemite National Park. The family made it just in time to see him complete what has long been considered the world's most difficult rock climb.

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  19. Obituaries for Tuesday, Jan. 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | The Fresno Bee

    ... worker for Delaware North Companies. Memorial: 1 p.m. Jan. 26 at Yosemite Valley Chapel in Yosemite National Park. Arrangements: Farewell Funeral Service. Charlotte Gail Crawford, 77, of Porterville died Jan. 16. She was a banking manager. ...

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  20. Wine: Idle Hour Winery, near YosemiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Marin Independent Journal

    Guests enjoy a walk and a glass of wine at the Queens Inn and Idle Hour Winery property in Oakhurst, located on six acres on the Fresno River, just 13 miles from the southern entrance to Yosemite National Park. Visitors to Yosemite National Park have another option beyond skiing or hiking.

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