Major hike in Park entrance fees proposed

Highway 140, shown in this aerial photo, is one of the major roads leading into Yosemite. It’s the only road into the Park open year around. A proposal now on the table in Washington, D.C., proposes a major increase in entry fees at Yosemite and 16 other national parks.The National Park Service is proposing more than doubling entrance fees at 17 locations — including Yosemite National Park.
In an announcement last week, the U.S. Department of the Interior, which oversees the park se...

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