Yosemite National Park
"No temple made with hands
can compare with Yosemite." - John Muir
Yosemite National Park boasts an enchanting landscape beautifully carved by the tremendous power of glacial ice, resulting in one of the most dramatic natural settings on Earth.
The park is home to near-vertical, granite,
, a high concentration of waterfalls, and groves of the largest living organisms in the world, the giant sequoias.
It is one of the most popular national parks in the United States, with visitation routinely topping three million guests each year.
Offering a wide variety of
against a majestic backdrop, it's easy to see why. Yosemite National Park vacation planning takes a little work, but the rewards will be well worth the time.
If you've never been to the park, the following link is a must read.
It is impossible to do everything in one trip, so the following is the "short list" of top attractions and suggested activities in Yosemite Valley, especially if it's a first time visit.
The following list provides answers to many frequently asked questions about Yosemite: