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150th Anniversary of Yosemite


On June 30, President Abraham Lincoln signed the historic Yosemite Grant Act, which protected Yosemite Valley and established the national park system.

Capital Public Radio has coverage of the anniversary celebration. 

Stories From Yosemite

  • Bob Moffitt / Capital Public Radio

    Yosemite Returns To Normal Operations After Ferguson Fire

    Monday, August 27, 2018

    Yosemite National Park spokesman Scott Gediman joins Insight to discuss what visitors can expect now that the park is returning to normal operations after being closed for three weeks due to the Ferguson Fire.

 Scenes From Yosemite

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 Click on the photo to view the slideshow Washburn Point and Glacier Point

History and Celebrations

Learn more this national park and its history here.

To check out a schedule of events, click here.  

CapRadio Listeners Describe Favorite Yosemite Spots

We asked listeners to tell us their favorite landmarks in Yosemite. Here are some of the responses. 


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