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Reds Meadow Area update from Inyo National Forest & National Park Service | Opening Thursday, June 17

The Reds Meadow Shuttle Service, provided by Eastern Sierra Transit Authority, begins service on July 2.  After the Reds Meadow Road opens on June 17, but before the shuttle starts running on July 2, expect parking to be very limited in the area. It is recommended that you carpool and arrive early. On July 2, […]

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Economic value of Devils Postpile

The Department of Interior has just released a report that shows the National Park System contributed more than $31 billion to local economies and supported 258,000 jobs in 2010.  Locally, the report on Devils Postpile National Monument shows a large financial and job contribution to our communities. These reports came out as part of President […]

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Update on Reds Meadow wind damage

(The following is a press release from the Inyo National Forest) Last November 30 a ferocious wind toppled thousands of trees in the Middle Fork San Joaquin River watershed of the Inyo National Forest. The tangle of downed trees looks like a giant’s game of pick-up sticks. The forest damage occurs in patches, from Island […]

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ESTA expands service in Mammoth Lakes

Eastern Sierra Transit Authority Director John Helm called it a “very exciting expansion for ESTA. A win-win for the region.”  Helm sees the plans for transit authority expansion in Mammoth Lakes as an important public-private partnership and a move that will benefit both Mono and Inyo Counties. At Friday’s Transit Authority Board meeting, members will […]

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