タイオガ&グレイシャーポイントロード除雪状況

タイオガロードはクレーンフラットから15マイル。
グレイシャーポイントロードはすでに管理車両は通行しているようで、倒木処理などが行われています。こちらのほうは開通の日が近いのかもしれません。
最新情報は★園内除雪作業進行状況からもご確認ください。
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Update on Tioga road Opening 4/24/08.
Tioga Road opening operations continued yesterday.
Tioga Road progress for April 23, 2008:
Starting Location: 11.3 miles from Crane Flat Gate
Ending Location:15 miles from Crane Flat Gate (Mc Swain Summit)
Distance plowed today: 3.7miles
Average Snow depth: 6 ft.
Update on Glacier Point Road 4/24/08
Glacier Point Road is open to Administrative Traffic only.
The road is very icy due to current spring temperatures and is not sanded.
Wawona Road crews will be performing shoulder and road repairs as needed from Chinquapin to Glacier Point.
The gate at Chinquapin will be closed for administrative traffic only. ( Contact 460 before Admin. traffic entersroadway).
Forestry crews are presently removing hazard trees on the Glacier Point road starting at Chinquapin to Glacier Point.
Please watch out for Road crews, Sign Shop and Forestry crews on roadway drive slow and drive defensively. (T.Brochini – 4/24/08)

タイオガロード除雪状況

タイオガロード除雪状況が発表されています。4/22現在クレーンフラットから12.4マイル地点だそうです。
最新情報は★園内除雪作業進行状況からもご確認ください。
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Tioga Road Opening progress
Status of Tioga Road opening ending on 4/22/08.
Progress report:
April 21, 2008
Tioga Road progress for April 21, 2008
Starting Location: Crane Flat Gate
Ending Location:7.2 miles from Crane Flat Gate (South Fork Bridge)
Distance plowed today:7.2 miles
Snow depth: 4-5 ft.
April 22,2008
Tioga Road opening operations continued yesterday.
Tioga Road progress for April 22, 2008
Starting Location: South Fork Bridge
Ending Location:12.4 miles from Crane Flat Gate
Distance plowed today:5.2 miles
Average Snow depth: 5 ft. 9 (T. Brochini – 4/23/08)

ヴァレー・シャトルバス運行情報

ヴァレー・シャトルは4/7-17の間、道路工事のためルコンテ記念館・ハウスキーピングキャンプのバスストップが閉鎖になります。
またエルキャピタン行シャトルがビジターセンター前から30分おきに運行を開始しました。(9:00-18:00)
Valey Shuttle: Due to the closure of Southside Drive, Shuttle Stop #12 (Le Conte Memorial/Housekeeping Camp) will be closed and guests and patrons are directed to Stop 13A (Curry Village). Effective 4/7 – 4/17. (G. Rosenfeld – 4/8/08)
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El Capitan Shuttle: The El Capitan Shuttle has begun limited service from the Visitor’s Center and Camp 4 to the El Cap Picnic Area. Service operates daily every thirty minutes from 9:00 to 6:00. After the construction is completed along Northside Drive, the Shuttle will expand to include the remaining stops at the cross-over and the four mile trail head. (G.Rosenfeld – 4/8/08)

バジャーパススキー場は3月30日で営業終了

バジャーパススキー場は3月30日で営業終了です。
また4月13日まではスキー場パーキングまでアプローチできます。(クロスカントリースキー、スノーシューなどがまだ楽しめます)14日からはグレイシャーポイントロードの除雪作業のため、Chinquapinのゲート(Wawona roadとGP roadの分岐)がクローズとなります。

Special Note: Badger Pass ski area will close on March 30th, 2008. Weather permitting – the road will remain open from Chinquapin to the Badger Pass parking lot until April 13th. The gate at Chinquapin will be closed to all traffic for snowplow operations to begin April 14th on the Glacier Point road

YOSEMITE RENAISSANCE XXIII ART EXHIBIT

5月4日からヨセミテヴィレッジのミュージアムでは「YOSEMITE RENAISSANCE XXIII ART EXHIBIT」という展示が行われます。

Happening Today/This Weekend (Check the Community News section for other events)
YOSEMITE RENAISSANCE XXIII ART EXHIBIT open at the Yosemite Museum Gallery through May 4, 2008.
(Fridays through Mondays, 10 to Noon and 1 to 4 PM).
This year, from a near-record number of 465 entries, 38 paintings, photographs, sculptures and drawings by 34 artists from across the country were selected. On the evening of the opening reception, photographer Ted Orland and print-maker Tom Killion (both former Yosemite Renaissance award-winners) will select the artists who will receive the $4000 in cash awards.
This year’s exhibit is unquestionably one of the best ever mounted by Yosemite Renaissance, including a broad range of works from the representational to the abstract to the conceptual. Local artists in the exhibit include: Linda R. Abbott, Susan Bolen, Elizabeth Carmel, Michael Frye, Marian Gault, Peggy Hansen, Mark Heliger, William Neill, Penny Otwell, Jon Shiu, and Carol Rae Shockley. (B. Beroza – 2/26/08)
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