a valley in E California, in the Sierra Nevada Mountains: a part of Yosemite National Park. 7 miles (11 km) long.
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Falls might be less endemic to the Grand Canyon than one would expect, but they are the top cause of death in Yosemite, the second-most-dangerous park.Danger lurks in national parks, but not necessarily where you expect it | Miles Howard | February 25, 2021 | Washington Post
It was as if Yosemite and Sequoia National Parks had a baby.
If you can, drive in as early as possible and leave your car parked until you head back out, avoid visiting the Valley during peak season, or park outside Yosemite and use public transportation to finish your trip.
It doesn’t get nearly the same traffic as California’s more popular parks, like Yosemite or Joshua Tree.
In this episode, Harrington talks to Outside contributor Stephanie Joyce about why she’s still terrified at the beginning of every Yosemite season and how falling is what actually allowed her to get to the top.
He was helping protect the Yosemite Valley while he was sprucing up the hills of middle Manhattan.
The paper also listed NASA and 97 percent of its employees at home, and Yosemite, closed for the celebration of its 123 birthday.What the Rest of the World Thinks of America’s Shutdown | | October 3, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Campers in glorious Yosemite have been given 48 hours to get out.Tourism Is a Big Deal, and the Shutdown Will Ruin It | Daniel Gross | October 2, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
The Upper Yosemite Falls, the tallest waterfall in North America, is not to be missed.Nine Amazing Places To Skinny Dip Around The World | Erin Cunningham | September 21, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Take the Lower Yosemite Falls trail from the Valley and enjoy the 7.6 miles of wilderness.Nine Amazing Places To Skinny Dip Around The World | Erin Cunningham | September 21, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Even during our weeks of camping in the Yosemite, he would spend two hours on his morning toilet in the privacy of his tent.The Letters of Ambrose Bierce | Ambrose Bierce
The wonders of the Yosemite and Calaveras were as yet unrecorded.Legends and Tales | Bret Harte
The sublime beauty of the Yosemite touched me with wonder and awe, but when I heard the robins note it touched my heart.Heroes of To-Day | Mary R. Parkman
Only the eagles' nests upon the fierce dizzy pinnacles in the Yosemite surpass the home of the fish-hawk in unawed boldness.Roof and Meadow | Dallas Lore Sharp
The aery of the Yosemite eagle is the most sublimely defiant of things built by bird, or beast, or man.Roof and Meadow | Dallas Lore Sharp