During the Chinese Exclusion Act, an ingenious backwoods chef from China helped make Yosemite National Park a reality
Chinese immigrants’ contributions run deep and far in U.S. history, and both Yosemite and the National Park Service (NPS) may not have exist...
Asian American History
Yosemite restoration of 1917 Laundry Building showcases ‘almost erased’ history of Chinese workers
A Chinese laundry facility built in 1917 has been restored and opened to the public to honor the “almost erased” history of the Chinese migr...
Cupertino Woman Dies After Ice and Rocks Fall on Her at Yosemite
A woman from Cupertino, California died while hiking a closed trail inside the Yosemite National Park on February 24 at around 12:30 p.m....
Thrill-seeking Indian Couple Reportedly Fell to Their Deaths While Taking Selfie at Yosemite
An Indian couple who died after falling from a Yosemite National Park overlook last week were reportedly trying to take a selfie when t...