A view of the Royal Arches rock formation above The Ahwahnee at Yosemite National Park during the series of rockfall events on Wednesday afternoon. The falling rock originated from this area.
A view of the Royal Arches rock formation above The Ahwahnee at Yosemite National Park during the series of rockfall events on Wednesday afternoon. The falling rock originated from this area. Photo submitted by Erik Skindrud/National Park Service
A view of the Royal Arches rock formation above The Ahwahnee at Yosemite National Park during the series of rockfall events on Wednesday afternoon. The falling rock originated from this area. Photo submitted by Erik Skindrud/National Park Service

Yosemite's Ahwanhee Hotel evacuated after rock slides

August 26, 2009 02:55 PM