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Yosemite National Park is one of the first national wilderness parks in the United States stretching over 1,200 square miles through lush valleys, meadows, flowing rivers and towers of granite.  Millions of tourists, from all over the world, visit the Northern California park to see El Capitan, Half Dome, Bridalveil Falls, Yosemite Falls, wild animals and to take in the scenes and nature by camping, hiking and biking..Men and women take in the sights of Yosemite Valley.  Many chose to hike many grueling miles to see the wonders up close, but others chose to see the towering granite peaks from the valley floor..Photo By: Nathan W. Armes