The exquisite "Bridal Vail" [sic] will have a bowling alley at the foot of it; the solemn "El Capitan" will look down upon faro tables; the "Cathedral Rock" will be pasted up with advertisements of "Angelica bitters;" and the glorious Yosemite fall
will run the wheels of a woolen factory.
Fine specimens may be found any night at the foot of the Upper Yosemite Fall
, glowing gloriously amid the gloomy shadows and thundering waters, whenever there is plenty of moonlight and spray.
The Valley Loop Trail, a 13-mile footpath with views of Upper Yosemite Fall
and Bridalveil Fall, rings the western part of Yosemite Valley--and almost no one hikes it.
Upper Yosemite Fall
alone is a whopping 1,430 feet of plunging water.
Instead of driving around the valley take the free shuttle bus that operates year-round to popular spots like the Valley Visitor Center and the base of Lower Yosemite Fall
With a strength belying her small, slight frame, she hoists a heavy tripod and camera bag and leads us up the short trail from the valley floor to the base of Lower Yosemite Fall
capstone projects such as the Yosemite Falls
approach and Stern Grove in San Francisco, and significant postmodernist projects including the Los Angeles Open Space Network.
It was a superb experience - even for a nervous flier like me - during which we had the privilege of seeing the very top of Yosemite's iconic landmarks, including its tallest waterfall, Yosemite Falls
The First Lady posted a picture on Instagram of the family in front of Yosemite Falls
all wearing casual clothes.
The building of a paved road system and the 1933 opening of the Wawona Tunnel created easy access to Yosemite Valley and the park's most iconic features--Half Dome, El Capitan, Yosemite Falls
, Glacier Point, Bridalveil Fall.
Arguably the world's most famous waterfall, the US's Niagra Falls, does have a Twitter account - but neither Angel Falls in Venezuela nor Yosemite Falls
in California, two of the world's best known waterfalls, are present on the website.