You’ll be scratching your head if you’ve never seen of this national park’s one-of-a-kind spectacle. At Yosemite, visitors flock to the park to get a rare glimpse of the ‘Firefall.’ Although to many, it looks like an optical illusion. While it appears to be red-hot lava pouring out of the mountain, it’s actually several other [...]
Trying to decide between Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Yosemite National Park, here’s why you should head to the smokies.
The Yosemite Facelift program is one of the most highly attended trash-cleanup events, but it isn’t the only one.
Several tons of rock cut loose from a mountainside and crashed near Northside Drive in Yosemite National Park this Monday. No one was hurt, but the rockslide forced the National Park Service to close a number of roads and trailheads. The timing couldn’t be worse: The rockfall originated near the Horsetail Falls area of El [...]
‘It was a record setting climb’ versus ‘It wasn’t even a climb’. Those are the two sides of a debate being escalated about the recent scaling of El Cap by Sam Baker. Baker, who is 8, has had hits on CNN as well as Good Morning America. He is being hailed as being the youngest [...]