Greetings from Yosemite National Park

This is the view east from the tunnel. I went with my sister and it was absolutely stunning to see El Capitan and Half Dome from this angle and in this light.

Sincerely,
Raf

Yosemite National Park

With its sculpted granite rock formations, towering ancient sequoia trees and spectacular waterfalls, it's no wonder Yosemite is one of the most celebrated national parks in the world.

State(s): California

Established: 1890

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