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#207252 - 12/21/23 09:35 AM Yosemite Winter Rangers
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Each year an intrepid couple of NPS rangers spend the winter at Tuolumne Meadows in Yosemite National Park. Their posts are charming, informative, and, at time, almost poetic.

Here's their first post from this year: https://www.nps.gov/yose/blogs/update-for-december-20-2023.htm
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#207256 - 12/22/23 12:04 AM Re: Yosemite Winter Rangers [Re: balzaccom]
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Wow, what a beautiful trip. I love the photos. Thanks for sharing!

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#207348 - 02/18/24 09:46 AM Re: Yosemite Winter Rangers [Re: DanyBacky]
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This one is even better--complete qwith great avalanche photos and even some nice etymology; www.nps.gov/yose/blogs/update-for-february-14-2024.htm
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#207349 - 02/18/24 10:40 PM Re: Yosemite Winter Rangers [Re: balzaccom]
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Not that I'm driving to CA to use the info, but the winter pics of Yosemite are splendid.

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#207362 - 04/19/24 11:09 AM Re: Yosemite Winter Rangers [Re: aimless]
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The last report of the season.

Those snow rangers in Tuolumne Meadows are on their way down, but have posted one last report from the High Sierra. As usual, it's a great read, with both info and photos. Check it out--and be happy that spring is on its way!

https://www.nps.gov/yose/blogs/update-for-april-17-2024.htm
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#207363 - 04/19/24 03:26 PM Re: Yosemite Winter Rangers [Re: balzaccom]
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Great reads, thanks!
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