California Trails

Yosemite Ranger Rescues 7 Lost Hikers in 1 Night

All 7 hikers got off-track in deep snow near Tuolumne Meadows.

Their lucky night: A Yosemite National Park wilderness ranger on a routine patrol last week found seven lost hikers in three parties in the Sunrise Pass area near Tuolumne Meadows. All parties got lost while attempting to hike Clouds Rest in deep, lingering snow.