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Yosemite National Park
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Yosemite National Park News Release 

February 27, 2003
For Immediate Release

Camp 4 Listed With National Register of Historic Places

Camp 4, the walk-in campground in Yosemite Valley in Yosemite National Park, was listed with the National Register of Historic Places on February 21, 2003. This campground, traditionally used by climbers, has been instrumental in the development of rock climbing as a sport. This marks a successful collaboration between the National Park Service and the climbing community who have worked together for this designation.

In the nomination to the National Register, Camp 4's eligibility for listing is at the national level under Cr