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Black Friday sales: $326 flights to Europe

Cheap flights, tour packages, hotels and cruise deals ... If you’re not booking your next holiday this week, you’re missing out.<p>Australians are set …

Air Travel

The Most Instagrammed Winter Travel Desinations Of 2017...

Forget about the sun, just for a few moments. It’ll still be there when winter is over, but there’s something truly magical about winter travel. The …

Northern Lights

5 Yosemite Adventures For Your Winter Bucket List

As with any adventure in the backcountry during winter, be sure you have the essential safety knowledge, skills, and gear.

List-Worthy

10 New Domestic Routes Arriving This Spring

Today, we announced more opportunities for our customers to travel from five of our U.S. airport hubs to 10 cities in California, Florida, Montana, …

Airlines

The Greatest Mountain Shop in America

You don’t have to covet 80-meter climbing ropes or be a gram­obsessed through-hiker to understand what makes Eastside Sports in Bishop, California, the greatest mountain shop in America. All you need to know is that the place, open since 1977 and known as Wilson’s (for the former owner), long ago …

Adventure Travel

Climber survives 50-foot fall on Half Dome

A San Diego man is recovering after being seriously injured in a fall while climbing Yosemite's Half Dome earlier this month.<p>Alex Doria told ABC 10 KGTV that his foot slipped, sending him tumbling 50 feet down a sheer granite face on the iconic crag. The fall broke his back, foot, wrist and ribs.<p>A …

National Parks

Mystery solved: How flies “scuba dive” at California’s famed Mono Lake

In 1862, Mark Twain visited Mono Lake, the vast, ancient landmark east of Yosemite National Park famous for its craggy limestone rock formations. …

Mark Twain

25 Gorgeous Winter Wonderlands

Devil’s Thumb Ranch, Tabernash, CO<p>“Captured on an early morning walk at Devil’s Thumb Ranch in Tabernash, CO.” <i>- Tanya Chotibut, Shreveport, LA</i><p>Avila …

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Wallpaper Weekends: Yosemite Tunnel View for Mac, iPad, iPhone, and Apple Watch

Wallpaper Weekends is a series that works to bring you stunning, high-quality wallpapers for your iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, Mac, and Apple</i> …

iOS

Easy Backpacking Trips for Beginners

You don't need to be an expert to enjoy these scenic trails.<p>Everyone who has read Cheryl Strayed's <i>Wild</i> has probably envisioned themselves heading out …

Hiking

This stunning Swiss city is the most Instagrammed place in the world in the winter

Bern has been named the most popular location to Instagram when the cold sets in, according to research by laser eye surgery clinic Focus …

Europe

Tour operators anxious over proposed price increase for national parks

Motorcoach tours that include national parks could become cost-prohibitive.

National Parks

Your guide to the best places to stay in Yosemite National Park

In this article, we share our selection of the best places to stay in Yosemite National Park both in and outside Yosemite Valley as well as some …

National Parks

A Weekend Exploring Yosemite & the Southern Sierras

When we start talking about National Parks in the United States one of the first few you’ll likely discuss is Yosemite National Park. There are many …

National Parks

'It has no protections': scientists fight for wildfire-burned land amid logging threat

The US cashes in on timber from ‘devastated’ areas – but the land is actually ‘the rarest and most biodiverse habitat in the Sierra Nevadas’, says an expert<p>Less than a mile from Yosemite national park, Chad Hanson is wading through a sea of knee-high conifers that have burst from the ashes of the …

Environment

Vehicle-Bear Collisions

Over 400 vehicle-bear collisions have occurred along roadways in Yosemite National Park since 1995. The “Red Bear Dead Bear” initiative, which began …

National Parks

4 black bears hit by cars in Yosemite in just 3 weeks

Four black bears near Yosemite National Park have been hit by motor vehicles in just the past three weeks, park officials said. Only one survived the collision.<p>The recent incidents bring the total number of bear collisions in Yosemite this year to 27. In 2016, 28 bears were hit by cars.<p>Vehicle …

National Parks

Californian road trip: in Alex Vizeo's shoes!

You're surely familiar with cosmopolitan Los Angeles, the famous Hollywood film studios and San Francisco's blue house. So what do you say we take …

Road Trips

Love the Outdoors? The U.S. National Parks Are Hiring

Have you ever wished you could spend your workdays surrounded by awe-inspiring nature? You can now make that dream a reality: the National Park …

Section Hiking

The best family hikes in the US

Yosemite Falls is North America's highest waterfall measuring a whopping 2425 feet (739m) in entirety.<p>Finding a hike that's easy enough for …

National Parks

Road Trip from the Columbia River Gorge to Yosemite

The drive from Oregon. The journey started out from The Dalles, Oregon. A small town located on the Columbia River Gorge.

Road Trips

16 Hotels Where You Can Have a Thanksgiving Feast Without Worrying About a Thing

The holidays are stressful, so if cooking isn't your thing, these hotels have you covered.<p>We may be entering the most wonderful time of the year, but …

Travel

Who wants to work at Yosemite next summer?

The jobs include backcountry rangers, entrance station rangers, custodial services, forestry technicians, utility systems operators, administrative …

National Parks

PSA: National Park Passes Not Valid at Parks Operated by Contractors

Did you purchase a National Park Pass before <i>the rates went up</i>? If you did, or know anyone who has one, it’s important to remember this! Though the …

National Parks

Wilderness Crowds: Instagram's Fault?

More and more people have crowded wilderness areas from Yosemite National Park to Colorado's Conundrum Hot Springs in recent years. Why? Travel …

Backpacking

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<i>Fall Color, Eastern Sierra Foothills. Eastern Sierra Nevada, California. October 9, 2017. © Copyright 2017 G Dan Mitchell – all rights …

Nature

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Bishop River, Season 2: Expedition paddling in the new NirvanaSome places have an irresistible personal appeal and their call never ceases. For me, …

National Parks

El Cap in a Golden Day: Alex Honnold Leads His Mom Up Lurking Fear

Each year since I began climbing, eight years ago, My son, Alex Honnold, has led me up something spectacular for my September birthday. <i>Snake Dike</i>. …

Climbing

Dad With Quick Reflexes Catches His Daughter With One Hand Just as She’s About to Fall Off of a Bridge

During an October 2016 family trip to Yosemite National Park, a mother attempted to take a cute photo of her husband and their daughter on a bridge. …

National Parks

Random Act Of Sports: Dad Shows Off Lightning-Fast Reflexes As He Saves His Daughter From Falling Off A Bridge

Being a parent means never taking your focus off your kids. While posing on a bridge for a photo at Yosemite National Park, a dad managed to snag his …

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