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Wilderness First Responder (WFR)

Wilderness First Responder (WFR) | Authentic Yosemite | Scoop.it
NOLS is a wilderness education school offering expedition length courses in eight countries. The site includes course information, minimum impact techniques, wilderness first aid, and research reports.
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Starts here next Monday!

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Using only his hands and feet, Czech sets record for free-climbing nearly 3,000 feet up famed El Capitan

Using only his hands and feet, Czech sets record for free-climbing nearly 3,000 feet up famed El Capitan | Authentic Yosemite | Scoop.it
Despite his feet slipping out from under him at least six times, Adam Ondra ascended one of the world’s most challenging rock walls in eight days
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Giants in the Face of Drought

Giants in the Face of Drought | Authentic Yosemite | Scoop.it
As millions of California’s trees die, what will become of the largest tree there is, the giant sequoia?
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Good Weather, Big Sends and Pushes in Yosemite - Gripped Magazine

Good Weather, Big Sends and Pushes in Yosemite - Gripped Magazine | Authentic Yosemite | Scoop.it
Climbers have been busy in Yosemite and with good weather, a number of sends have gone down. Katharina Saurwein and Jorg Verhoeven sent the nine-pitch Fina
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Whimsical DIY Wedding at Yosemite Bug Rustic Mountain Resort | Junebug Weddings

Whimsical DIY Wedding at Yosemite Bug Rustic Mountain Resort | Junebug Weddings | Authentic Yosemite | Scoop.it
This wedding at Yosemite Bug Rustic Mountain Resort features whimsical DIY décor like handmade dreamcatchers and a ceremony arch made of ladders.
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Thanks for having your wedding at the Bug!

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MOST BEAUTIFUL PLACE IN THE WORLD - Yosemite

Thanks for watching! Can we get this video to 500 likes? Share with your friends : http://bit.do/Yosemite The Squad: Nai's Instagram /
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How will Trump act on conservation and public lands?

How will Trump act on conservation and public lands? | Authentic Yosemite | Scoop.it
Presidential campaigns offer a sneak peek into natural resource policies.
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Chris Burkard's Fitbit Challenge

Chris Burkard's Fitbit Challenge | Authentic Yosemite | Scoop.it
Hiking a marathon a day in Yosemite with the pro photographer to launch Fitbit's newest fitness challenge
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How can we protect our National Parks? Here’s an idea.

How can we protect our National Parks? Here’s an idea. | Authentic Yosemite | Scoop.it
Maintenance issues abound, a new Civilian Conservation Corps could lend a hand.
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A Wet Day in Yosemite Valley; "Spring" Comes REALLY Early

A Wet Day in Yosemite Valley; "Spring" Comes REALLY Early | Authentic Yosemite | Scoop.it
October is nominally an autumn month, a time of falling leaves and low-flowing rivers after a dry summer and above-average temperatures
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California Fall Color » Yosemite National Park

California Fall Color » Yosemite National Park | Authentic Yosemite | Scoop.it
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I haven't had the time to get into the Valley for good photography this year (just a quick motorcycle jaunt), so later this week I will.  But I wanted to remind you, too, it's time to head up here for fall color!  Highway 140's small rockfall is cleaned up.  It's beautiful up here.

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24 Hours in Yosemite

24 Hours in Yosemite | Authentic Yosemite | Scoop.it
X-Photographer Bryan Minear traverses the grand naturescape of California's Yosemite National Park with his good friends and X Series gear for the first time.
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Stabilized GoPro Footage Of A Downhill Mountain Bike Run Is Mesmerizing

Stabilized GoPro Footage Of A Downhill Mountain Bike Run Is Mesmerizing | Authentic Yosemite | Scoop.it
We're not exactly sure how Steve Storey got this footage to look so butter-smooth, but it's like watching the Endor speeder bike chase in "Return of the Jedi"
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How Birds Brave the Extremes, All Day, Every Day

How Birds Brave the Extremes, All Day, Every Day | Authentic Yosemite | Scoop.it
A new book reveals the strange and wondrous adaptations birds rely on to get by.
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Good Medicine | Other from North Fork, CA

Good Medicine | Other from North Fork, CA | Authentic Yosemite | Scoop.it
Other music, lyrics, and videos from North Fork, CA on ReverbNation
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This Saturday eve, Dec 3rd at 7pm at the June Bug Cafe!

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California Condor Chick Survives Being Hatched In Pinnacles National Park For 1st Time In 125 Years

California Condor Chick Survives Being Hatched In Pinnacles National Park For 1st Time In 125 Years | Authentic Yosemite | Scoop.it
A California condor chick has hatched in the wild, survived and flown out of its nest at Pinnacles National Park for the first time since the 1890s.
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Which way? A new approach to navigating the Pacific Crest Trail

Which way? A new approach to navigating the Pacific Crest Trail | Authentic Yosemite | Scoop.it
Thru-hikers can stay on the hugely popular trail with a cellphone app.
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The Best Hiking Trails for Your World Travel Bucket List

The Best Hiking Trails for Your World Travel Bucket List | Authentic Yosemite | Scoop.it
The Best Hiking Trails for Your World Travel Bucket List. From Canada and Chile to Spain and Nepal, these are the planet's must-do treks for serious hikers.
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What Starlight Teaches Us About Space (Pretty Much Everything)

What Starlight Teaches Us About Space (Pretty Much Everything) | Authentic Yosemite | Scoop.it
In the southern sky, there is a constellation called Centaurus, its arms outstretched and its flanks straddling the famous Southern Cross. Look between its fron…
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Photo Gallery: California’s National Parks

Photo Gallery: California’s National Parks | Authentic Yosemite | Scoop.it
A photo gallery of outdoor adventures California's national parks.
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National Parks May Be The Thing That Will Bring Us All Together

National Parks May Be The Thing That Will Bring Us All Together | Authentic Yosemite | Scoop.it
'Everyone agreed our public lands are our inheritance as American citizens'
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Yosemite Park fees will be waived on Veterans Day

Yosemite Park fees will be waived on Veterans Day | Authentic Yosemite | Scoop.it
Entrance fees at Yosemite National Park will be waived on Friday, Nov. 11, in recognition of Veterans Day. Normal entrance fees are $30 per vehicle for a seven-day pass, $20 per motorcycle, and $15 per person age 16 and older who arrive on foot, bicycle, horse or non-commercial bus or
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Exhibition at Yale University Art Gallery brings art and science together

Exhibition at Yale University Art Gallery brings art and science together | Authentic Yosemite | Scoop.it
Commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History and the 100th anniversary of the creation of America’s National
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Public lands aren't just majestic; they add billions to the economy

Public lands aren't just majestic; they add billions to the economy | Authentic Yosemite | Scoop.it
OPINION | Investing in America's public lands is a smart business decision.
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