Yosemite Valley - 10 Can’t Miss Photo Spots
Valley View: Provides great views of El Cap reflecting off the Merced River.
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Merced/El Cap View: Located along the Valley Loop Trail, you will find your inner explorer here.
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El Capitan Drive: This picturesque drive connects the North and Southside Drives.
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Cathedral Beach: A popular picnicking area in summer that’s also beautiful in the winter.
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Swinging Bridge: After severe flooding the swinging bridge was replaced with this popular bridge.
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Sentinel Meadow: Spring wildflowers and classic views of Yosemite Falls make this a must stop spot.
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Yosemite Valley Chapel: Originally built in 1879 this is one of the oldest structures in Yosemite.
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Sentinel Bridge: Make sure to visit the oldest surviving Merced River bridge in Yosemite.
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Stoneman Meadow: Located between the Merced River and Curry Village, you’ll love the boardwalk.
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Lower Yosemite Falls Trail: This easy 1 mile loop offers some of the best views of the lower falls.
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BONUS STOP Tunnel View: Pull over for a quick stop at this iconic overlook before you leave.
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