Yosemite National Park is an area of outstanding natural beauty with dramatic waterfalls, glacier carved valleys, towering forests of giant sequoias and awe-inspiring cliffs. You will find magnificent views at every turn, creating dazzling photo opportunities such as the towering sheer cliffs of El Captain and Half Dome granite formations. Water cascade over more than a thousand waterfalls with Bridalveil, Yosemite and Wapama Falls being some of the most impressive and picturesque. Wind your way or hike through impressive groves of giant sequoia trees at Mariposa Grove. You can explore Yosemite National Park by car, bike or guided bus and tram tours or join one of the Ranger and Nature Programs that will enrich your experience in the park.