Mount Everest gets all the credit, but Hawaii’s Mauna Kea (an idle volcano that’s been around for, you know, a million years) is technically the world’s tallest mountain. Technically. While it stands 13,800ft above sea level, more than two thirds of the hill is actually submerged underwater, which brings the total height to 33,136ft.
A mountain lion has been caught on camera in an apparent late-night prowl through one Hollywood Hills neighborhood.
An injured mountain biker was expected to recover from facial injuries after being airlifted from Will Rogers State Park to a nearby hospital Monday, officials said.
Wildlife experts are calling for state officials to take action after three local mountain lion kittens were fatally struck by vehicles in recent weeks.
On this high fire danger day, crews responded to a report of smoke near Southern California’s Bear Mountain ski resort, but left without finding flames.
A mountion lion was caught on camera Thursday sitting atop a deer alongside a road in the Santa Monica Mountains.
Two bears and a mountain lion were seen prowling around a Monrovia neighborhood overnight.
A mountain lion that had forced officials to close an Orange County wilderness park was in custody on Tuesday.
Witnesses reported seeing the big cat attack a raccoon after being drawn to food outside local residences.
The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch for the mountains and Antelope Valley.
Strong Santa Ana winds are sweeping through Southern California’s mountains and passes.