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Top things to do in Yosemite National Park

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Ranked #1 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
Category: Geologic Formations; Outdoors
This rustic geological formation is most famous for the magnificent sunsets that can be viewed from its top.
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Ranked #2 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
Category: Geologic Formations; Outdoors

NOTE: As of January 4th, 2013, Permits are still required seven days a week. For day hikers, permits are once again available by lottery.  The majority of permits will be made... more »

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Ranked #3 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
Category: Lookouts; Outdoors
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Ranked #4 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
Category: Geologic Formations; Outdoors

Sentinel Dome offers one of the best and easiest accessed views in Yosemite National Park.   If you can walk two miles, you can do this fabulous hike! From the small parking lot... more »

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Ranked #5 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
Category: Hiking Trails; Outdoors
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Ranked #6 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
Category: Hiking Trails; Valleys; Outdoors
Many climbers consider Yosemite Valley among the world's very best climbing sites.
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Ranked #7 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
Category: Scenic Drives; Landmarks

Tioga Pass is the only Yosemite entrance on the eastern side of the Park.  Tioga Road / Highway 120 is a beautiful drive, but it helps to be prepared.  This scenic drive demands... more »

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Ranked #8 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
Category: Geologic Formations; Outdoors
Challenging, popular rock to climb in Yosemite.
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Ranked #9 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
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Ranked #10 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
Category: Parks; Hiking Trails; Outdoors

Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias Walking in a grove of tremendously fat and tall trees is a magical experience.  The diameter of the Grizzly Giant is over 27 feet!  Other notable... more »

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Ranked #11 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
Category: Waterfalls; Outdoors
Owner description: Though not as tall as Yosemite Falls, Vernal Fall is popular for the green foliage that surrounds it year-round and the... more » Owner description: Though not as tall as Yosemite Falls, Vernal Fall is popular for the green foliage that surrounds it year-round and the rainbow mist it produces as the water cascades. « less
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Ranked #12 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
Category: Hiking Trails; Outdoors
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Ranked #13 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
Category: Trails; Outdoors
Owner description: Eminently accessible and popular, the Mist Trail takes hikers through Yosemite National Park to Vernal Fall Bridge, the best... more » Owner description: Eminently accessible and popular, the Mist Trail takes hikers through Yosemite National Park to Vernal Fall Bridge, the best place to watch the waterfall. « less
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Ranked #14 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
Category: Hiking Trails; Outdoors
A good place for hiking to get away from the crowds.
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Ranked #15 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
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Ranked #16 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
Category: Geologic Formations; Hiking Trails; Outdoors
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Ranked #17 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
Category: Waterfalls; Outdoors
The fifth tallest waterfall in the world, Yosemite Falls is the centerpiece of Yosemite National Park.
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Ranked #18 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
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Ranked #19 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
Category: Dams; Waterfalls; Outdoors
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Ranked #20 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
Category: National Parks; Waterfalls; Outdoors
Landmark waterfall located in Yosemite.
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Ranked #21 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
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Ranked #22 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
Category: Architectural Buildings; Landmarks
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Ranked #23 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Other
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Ranked #24 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural
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Ranked #25 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
Category: Trails; Outdoors
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Ranked #26 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
Category: Educational Sites; Cultural
Learn how to rock climb in one of California's premier national parks.
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Ranked #27 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
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Ranked #28 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Outdoors
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Ranked #29 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
Ranked #30 of 60 attractions in Yosemite National Park
Category: Historic Walking Areas; Cultural
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