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FREE National Park Admission August 25!

Celebrate The 99th Birthday Of The National Park Service with a FREE visit to your national park on August 25th. Yeah, it’s a tuesday. That means you’ll probably have a lot more room to stretch out your arms and see nature without having to sit in as much traffic as you would if you went …

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Aramark subsidiary Yosemite Hospitality, LLC replaces DNC as primary concessionaire for Yosemite National National Park

DNC has been replaced! In a fairly closed bidding process, the National Park Service has selected Aramark for the new 15 year primary concession contract. This contract is the largest single contract offered by the National Park Service. From the NPS: Fifteen-Year Contract includes providing overnight accommodations, food and beverage, retail, and other related services to …

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Yosemite National Park Expecting Extremely Busy Memorial Day Weekend

Yosemite Traffic - NPS Photo

Visitors are urged to avoid arriving at park mid-day, due to anticipated high visitation From The National Park Service: Yosemite National Park anticipates an extremely busy Memorial Day weekend. Its been a very busy year so far and the park expects high visitation, especially from Friday afternoon until Sunday. Visitors are strongly urged to avoid …

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