Explore Outdoors: Why the Rim of the World in Tuolumne County is both breathtaking and heartbreaking

Near the entrance to Yosemite National Park along Highway 120 is a spot to pull over and soak in a breath-taking, panoramic view. But this vista point within the Stanislaus National Forest is also a place to contemplate, pay respects and remember a deadly history of fire that burned multiple times throughout this broad vista. To see the Rim of the World vista and learn more about the sacrifices of those who fought to protect it from fire, take a look at the video above.