Disappointed visitors leave Yosemite as fire rages nearby

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Disappointed visitors leave Yosemite as fire rages nearby

River Martinez, 10, breaks camp at the Upper Pines Campground in Yosemite National Park, Calif., on July 25, 2018. Martinez’s family, visiting from Los Angeles, had to cut their stay short as portions of Yosemite close today to allow crews to battle the Ferguson Fire burning nearby.

Disappointed visitors leave Yosemite as fire rages nearby

River Martinez, 10, breaks camp at the Upper Pines Campground in Yosemite National Park, Calif., on July 25, 2018. Martinez’s family, visiting from Los Angeles, had to cut their stay short as portions of Yosemite close today to allow crews to battle the Ferguson Fire burning nearby.

Disappointed visitors leave Yosemite as fire rages nearby

Guests leave the The Majestic Yosemite Hotel‎, formerly The Ahwahnee Hotel, shortly after it closed on July 25, 2018, in Yosemite National Park, Calif. The hotel, nearby campgrounds and other sections of Yosemite close as firefighters work to contain the Ferguson Fire.

Disappointed visitors leave Yosemite as fire rages nearby

Lisa Salgado and daughter Alyssa, 19, break camp at the Upper Pines Campground in Yosemite National Park, Calif., on July 25, 2018. Salgado’s family, visiting from Los Angeles, had to cut their stay short as portions of Yosemite close today to allow crews to battle the Ferguson Fire burning nearby.

Disappointed visitors leave Yosemite as fire rages nearby

Miguel Martinez breaks camp at the Upper Pines Campground in Yosemite National Park, Calif., on July 25, 2018. Martinez and his family had to cut their stay short as portions of Yosemite close today to allow crews to battle the Ferguson Fire burning nearby.

Disappointed visitors leave Yosemite as fire rages nearby

Hannah Whyatt poses for a friend’s photo as smoke from the Ferguson Fire fills Yosemite Valley on July 25, 2018, in Yosemite National Park, Calif.