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Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias

Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias

Mariposa Grove is the Yosemite National Park’s largest stand of giant sequoias, with about 500 large sequoias.
Giant sequoias are not oldest and tallest living things in the World, but in total volume these trees are the largest living things known to humans.

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Yosemite Valley. Part II

Yosemite Valley

El Capitan, Cathedral Rocks and Merced River at sunset.
El Capitan is one of nature’s most impressive granite monolith in Yosemite, standing 2307 m above sea level, and 910 m over the valley floor.

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Yosemite Valley. Part I

Yosemite Valley is the heart of the Yosemite National Park.
The Valley is famous for its impressive waterfalls, cliffs, and unusual rock formations.

Half Dome

View of Half Dome from Glacier Point. From this spot, and from nearby Washburn Point, you can also enjoy a panorama of the High Sierra.

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