"Yosemite National Park" Yosemite National Park by roamer61
Yosemite National Park Travel Guide: 1,503 reviews and 3,461 photos
Yosemite is Americas second National Park (after Yellowstone). Located in Southern California, it is famed for its scenic and rugged mountains and rock out croppings, with such recognizable names such as Half Dome and El Capitan. Most visitors remain with the beautiful Yosemite Valley. But there is so much more to see in this park made famous by photographer Ansel Adams.
The entire valley was carved by receeding glaciers eons ago, leaving the great rock mountains and the valley we see today. Naturalist John Muir and Theodore Roosevelt help to make this wonderland the worlds second National Park. The cover picture shows the most famous granite formation in the park, Half Dome. It stands at a towering 8,836 feet high.
This was removed from the my California page and transferred here to build a new page dedicated solely to this park.
- Pros:Breathtaking Beauty
- Cons:Can be crowded in Summer
- In a nutshell:A great place to visit if you are into the Great Outdoor
As in many National Parks, wildlife of all kinds are in abundance. I personally missed a great shot. Saw a herd of Mule... more travel advice
This is one of the most spectacular views of Yosemite Valley. From here you can see El Capitan and Bridalveil Fall... more travel advice
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