Yosemite National Park

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Yosemite National Park

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(Placename) a national park in central California, in the Sierra Nevada Mountains: contains the Yosemite Valley, at an altitude of about 1200 m (4000 ft), with sheer walls rising about another 1200 m (4000 ft). Area: 3061 sq km (1182 sq miles)
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Yosem′ite Na′tional Park′


n.
a national park in E California, in the Sierra Nevada: granite peaks, waterfalls, giant sequoias, and a steep-walled valley (Yosem′ite Val′ley). 1182 sq. mi. (3060 sq. km).
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Noun1.Yosemite National Park - a national park in California famous for its waterfalls and rock formationsYosemite National Park - a national park in California famous for its waterfalls and rock formations
Calif., California, Golden State, CA - a state in the western United States on the Pacific; the 3rd largest state; known for earthquakes
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A screening of Free Solo on Tuesday, July 23, follows Alex Honnold's 2017 attempt to become the first person to free-solo climb El Capitan, a vertical rock formation about 3,000 feet from base to summit in Yosemite National Park, California, Closer to home, Callander's Landscape, a three-year project funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund, brings many new outdoor and heritage activities from canoeing and bushcraft for families to a river walk and a Gaelic place name workshop.
Stay at the Ahwahnee Hotel in Yosemite National Park, California: It doesn't get much more romantic than this historic and ultra-cosy hotel set against Yosemite Falls, Half Dome and Glacier Point.
The couple who died last week after falling from Taft Point in Yosemite National Park, California, was identified by the park officials Monday.
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Yosemite National Park, California: John Muir, the naturalist who was most at home sleeping outdoors on a bed of pine needles in the Sierra Nevada, called giant sequoias the "noblest of God's trees."
Caption: PHOTO: YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, CALIFORNIA.
In the video, we can see the father posing with his baby daughter, who suddenly trips on the edge of Yosemite National Park, California, USA.