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A guide to Yosemite and Hetch Hetchy in late winter and spring!

Yosemite Falls thunders into a sunny, blue-bird day.

Yosemite Falls thunders into a sunny, blue-bird day. Snowshoers head for a scenic outing to Dewey Point (photo courtesy Andria Hernandez). Icicles hang precariously off the Majestic Yosemite Hotel. Majestic Yosemite Hotel, with snowy Glacier Point Overlook towering 3,000 feet above. Cross-country skiers near Glacier Point (photo courtesy National Park Service). Horsetail Falls peers out [...]

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Yosemite National Park, crown jewel of the Sierra!

Bicyclists are dwarfed by Yosemite Falls; the Yosemite Valley has miles of cycling and hiking trails! Half Dome and Vernal Falls, viewed from Glacier Point Half Dome viewed from Glacier Point almost makes your heart stop! Bridalveil Falls with Half Dome in the background The mighty Sierra, popularly called the “range of light” for its vast [...]

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