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Noun1.Yosemite - a series of waterfalls in Yosemite National Park in CaliforniaYosemite - a series of waterfalls in Yosemite National Park in California; is reduced to a trickle for part of each year
U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA, America, the States, U.S. - North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
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But when Gilbert Stanley Underwood, a 35-year-old Los Angeles architect, beheld the wonders of the Yosemite Valley, he just couldn't help himself.
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The annual contribution was delivered by stagecoach at the Pioneer Yosemite History Center in Wawona to Yosemite National Park Superintendent Don Neubacher during the Conservancy's Fall Gathering celebration held recently.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Historical Society launches new daytime and evening programs that bring the beauty and history of Yosemite to San Francisco.
At press time, seats at the table were still available for a few dates this year (though you'll have to stay nearby at the Yosemite Lodge, as the Ahwahnee is sold out).
Within a few years, the visitor will experience a more natural Yosemite Valley," says NPCA Pacific Regional Director Brian Huse, "where development is reduced and the breathtaking natural features once again dominate the setting.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Yosemite Conservancy, a nonprofit organization benefitting Yosemite National Park and its millions of visitors, was launched recently at a celebration in the park involving public officials, school children and hundreds of supporters.
th] Anniversary of the Yosemite Grant Act, we stand in awe among these giant trees that are thousands of years old and are reminded about the importance of protecting our natural resources so that future generations can experience what John Muir called 'nature's forest masterpiece,'" said National Park Service Director Jon Jarvis at public ceremonies attended by thousands.
This is the basic system of traditional rock climbing as practiced in Yosemite.
NPCA Pacific Regional Director Brian Huse observes, "This is a once-in-a-lifetime chance for the Park Service to turn a disaster into an opportunity--to restore natural processes in Yosemite Valley by moving administrative and visitor facilities out of the floodplain.
Inside feels like outside at the revamped Yosemite Valley Visitor Center.