Yosemite National Park is a United States National Park spanning eastern
portions of ..... Many Yosemite glaciers, including Merced Glacier, which was
discovered by John Muir in 1871 and bolstered h...
National Register: View a full list of Yosemite's properties. ... to the State of
California. John Muir helped spark the creation of Yosemite National Park in
On this day in History, Yosemite National Park established on Oct 01, 1890. ... In
1889, John Muir discovered that the vast meadows surrounding Yosemite ...
Sep 9, 2013 ... Yosemite National Park spans nearly 1200 square miles and features ... Two
years later, Muir founded the Sierra Club to further promote the ...
Ribbon Falls in Yosemite National Park is 9 times larger than Niagra Falls. El
Capitan is the largest granite ... 4. Yosemite National Park was first discovered by
"People think he discovered Yosemite or started the national park system. Others
assume he lived here all his life." In fact, says Gediman, Muir lived in Yosemite ...
Features of the Proposed Yosemite National Park ... On the banks of the river and
its tributaries Cassiope and Bryanthus may be found where the sod curls over ...
Aug 19, 2015 ... Yosemite National Park campground to be closed while officials try to ... After
evidence of the plague was discovered, health officials closed two ...
Sep 2, 2015 ... The body of a hiker was found Tuesday in Yosemite National Park nearly a
month after he was reported missing, officials said. James Michael ...
Aug 17, 2015 ... A campground at Yosemite National Park will be closed starting at noon ... flea
treatment after two plague-infected squirrels were found there.