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Rehabilitation of the Yosemite Valley loop road project

Rehabilitation of the Yosemite Valley loop road project

environmental assessment

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Published by Yosemite National Park, National Park Service, U.S. Dept. of the Interior in Yosemite, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Roads -- California -- Yosemite Valley,
  • Roads -- California -- Yosemite National Park,
  • Roads -- Environmental aspects -- California -- Yosemite Valley,
  • Roads -- Environmental aspects -- California -- Yosemite National Park,
  • Environmental impact analysis -- California -- Yosemite Valley,
  • Environmental impact analysis -- California -- Yosemite National Park,
  • Yosemite Valley (Calif.),
  • Yosemite National Park (Calif.)

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesYosemite Valley loop road project, Yosemite Valley loop road project environmental assessment
    StatementYosemite National Park.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23079449M
    OCLC/WorldCa62706397

    THE YOSEMITE BOOK by Josiah D. Whitney () CHAPTER III. THE YOSEMITE VALLEY. The Yosemite Valley is situated a little south of east from San Francisco, and is distant from that city about miles in a direct line; but by either of the routes usually travelled it is nearly , as will be seen from the annexed tables, which give the estimated distances of the Valley from Stockton, by each.   Rock Climbing Yosemite Valley Guide Book. Erik Sloan is a very popular climber in Yosemite National Park. He is also a good friend and has led Yosemite hiking tours and Backpacking trips for YExplore. Erik has collaborated with other Yosemite expert climbers to author one of the most comprehensive Yosemite rock climbing guide books titled.

    Valley of the Yosemite (or Valley of the Yo-Semite) is a painting by Albert Bierstadt that was completed in Initially associated with the Hudson River School, Bierstadt rose to prominence for his paintings of the Rocky Mountains, which established him as one of the best painters of the western American later paintings of Yosemite were also received with critical acclaim and Artist: Albert Bierstadt. Keith A. Trexler (), The Tioga Road; a History (Yosemite Natural History Association , ). 28 pages. Illustrated. 23 cm. Saddle stitched in paper wrappers. Bibliography. No copyright. Originally published as “The Tioga Road,” Yosemite 40(3) (). Digitized by Dan Anderson, June from a personal copy.

    The Photographer's Guide to Yosemite Michael Frye. This guide, available as a book or iPhone/iPad app, is an excellent resource for photographers planning a prize-winning visit to describes dozens of likely locations, including directions, best times (of year and day) for shooting, and high-quality sample photographs from each suggested site. Volunteer Project Report For May , Yosemite National Park Volunteer Trip from May 8 through , assisting the National Park Service in maintaining approximately 8 miles of the Valley Floor Loop Trail, approximately miles of the Mirror towards Tioga Road. We tied in with the California Conservation Corps on site File Size: KB.


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Rehabilitation of the Yosemite Valley loop road project Download PDF EPUB FB2

Yosemite Valley Loop Road Project. This document records the decision of the National Park Service to repair, rehabilitate, and repave Northside and Southside Drives, as described under Alternative 2 in the Rehabilitation of the Yosemite Valley Loop Road Project Environmental Assessment.

Sentinel Drive and El Capitan Crossover will also be. Sinceannual visitation to Yosemite National Park has averaged million people, 95% of which pass through Yosemite Valley. Yosemite Valley is one of the most heavily developed areas of the park and is open to visitation year round.

As a result the Yosemite Valley Loop Road experiences the heaviest traffic volumes of any area in the park. Trail Rehabilitation & Access Yosemite’s vast trail network covers hundreds of miles and leads up mountain slopes and along rivers, through forests and to waterfall spray zones.

Your support can fund projects to keep trails throughout the park in top shape, including by. OAKHURST: Yosemite National Park will host a public meeting in Oakhurst, California from p.m. to p.m. on Wednesday, Aug on the upcoming Glacier Point Road Rehabilitation Project.

All are welcome to attend this public meeting, which will be held at the Oakhurst Community Center. It is said that while Yosemite Valley makes up less than 10% of Yosemite National Park, it is the destination for about 90% of park visitors.

It’s certainly with good reason as it is truly a magnificent setting with its thundering waterfalls, soaring granite walls, rivers, meadows and iconic granite features such as El Capitan and Half Dome.4/5(K). Download PDF East Yosemite Valley Utilities Improvement Plan book full free.

East Yosemite Valley Utilities Improvement Plan available for download and read online in oth. Rehabilitation of the Yosemite Valley Loop Road Project. N.A — Environmental. Yosemite Valley Loop Map by (click to enlarge) THE HIKE.

Cross Northside Drive to meet the east-west trending footpath near its junction with Lower Yosemite Fall Trail and hike west (left) on the path. The wide path soon leads to the major.

Driving the Yosemite Valley Loop. Today we headed back into Yosemite National Park, and this time we explored Yosemite Valley.

The Valley is easy to drive around, has lots of trailheads for short hikes and hosts some of the most popular views of the park. You can walk along the road (the route that the Yosemite bus takes) or. Needs Adoption Near Yosemite Valley, California.

Sign In. Trail Guide. Best Photos. Top Hikes. Trail Guide Best Trails & Photos. Get the app Old Tioga Road Add to Favorites. Intermediate. Be the first to rate. Cook's Meadow Loop.

mi km • Loop • 31 ft. Valley Loop Trail mi ( km) full loop; mi ( km) half loop; hours; elevation change: mostly level; shuttle stop #6 From the Lower Yosemite Falls area, head west along the bike path until you see signs for the Valley Loop Trail.

The half loop crosses the Merced River at El Capitan Bridge and returns to Yosemite Village. Los Angeles to Yosemite, the Ocean to Desert Road Trip.

Explore Sequoia, Kings Canyon, Yosemite and Death Valley national parks and Devil's Postpile National Monument on this 1,mile ocean-to. Putnam and Sloan () Yosemite Bigwalls. Purchase this book. Roger Putnam's and Erik Sloan's Yosemite Bigwalls is sold in print and/or digital formats.

Rock Climbing Yosemite Valley Barth, Bedinghaus, Jakubowski and Sloan () Yosemite Bigwalls. Purchase this book. Rock Climbing Yosemite Valley: Best Free Routes.

Yosemite Valley can be reached from the west, south or east via highways (west),41 or via Tioga Pass. The Tioga Pass drive through Tuolumne Meadows from the east side is normally closed from sometime in the fall through mid to late May due to snowfall.

Traffic is an ongoing issue with Yosemite Valley during the tourist season. Public scoping for the Tunnel View overlook Rehabilitation Project will open on Monday, June 4,and close on July 9, Two public meetings will take place in June.

YOSEMITE — Visitors to Yosemite should be aware of a new phase of parking and road construction in Yosemite Valley starting on Monday, Sept. The biggest project will be reconstruction of the Camp 4 parking area. The parking area will close on Monday, Sept. 18, and campers will park across the street at the Yosemite Falls parking area.

Eating Yosemite has numerous restaurants and other dining options all year in Yosemite Valley and seasonally at Wawona, Badger Pass, Glacier Point, White Wolf, and Tuolumne onally, groceries are available all year in Yosemite Valley, Wawona, Crane Flat, and El Portal, and seasonally at Tuolumne Meadows.

Picnic areas are available throughout the park. Rock Climbing Yosemite Valley: Best Free Climbs Paperback – January 1, by Erik Sloan;Lucas Barth;Cary Bedinghaus;Marek Jakubowski (Author) out of 5 stars 37 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from /5(36). This is a view of the first Exchequer Dam from the train. The Merced River is outlined by a line of trees along its banks while the dirt road is the original railroad route along the river.

Today, the highway drops down from the railroad route to that road and then climbs back up to the railroad route further upstream. The Valley Floor Loop offers half-loop and full-loop hikes, following the path of wagon trails through the valley. The valley is home to the Ahwahnee Hotel, Curry Village, Yosemite Lodge, the Yosemite Visitor’s Center and numerous campgrounds.

Trailhead. The Valley Floor Loop begins at Lower Yosemite Falls Trailhead, shuttle stop #6. Details. Escape the crowds on this relatively unknown mile loop trail in the western Yosemite Valley and be rewarded with views of Yosemite’s major icons, including El Capitan, Bridalveil Fall and Sentinel ing many of the area’s first footpaths and wagon roads, this trail varies.

The Yosemite Valley Railroad carried met the mainline trains and carried vacationers to the huge Hotel Del Portal, one of the largest national park hotels. But, as this book shows, there's far more to the Yosemite Valley Railroad than its passenger trains and its huge trainshed at El Portal/5(7).So my husband and I are doing a road trip in CA from Sept We fly into Sacramento, stay the night in Visalia, and planned to drive to Sequoia NP (a day or two), then Kings Canyon (a day or two), then Yosemite (3 days) before heading to San Francisco for 5 days.

Yosemite is a beautiful place although the facilities are woefully inadequate for the volume of visitors. However, once you strap on your boots the Valley Loop Trail is a long and peaceful hike that takes in most of the headline features of the valley.5/5().