At almost 800,000 acres, visitors could spend a lifetime exploring Yosemite. But no matter what you do within the park, it may be one of the greatest moments of your life.
Rock climbers have found their mecca at Yosemite: El Capitan, a granite formation towering over 3,500 feet. And easy-going travelers will enjoy Mariposa Grove, a cherished feature containing over 200 sequoia trees.
Much of the park’s most popular destinations are its most grandiose. Yosemite is home to the highest measured waterfall in North America. And Half Dome, a massive block of granite seemingly cut in half by glacier activity, is awed by all who visit.
Though you may never get to see it all, Yosemite offers tranquility and adventure rolled into one destination.