Sierra Nevada

The Sierra Nevada region of is its alpine region, covering a large portion of the state's inland territory. Rugged mountains and awe-inspiring canyons in the area's national parks and forests are truly part of the United States' national wilderness treasures.

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is a United States National Park and a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the Sierra Nevada mountains in east-central . Photo: Diliff, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a popular vacation and recreation region straddling the border between and . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

is in the region of . Photo: Carol M. Highsmith, Public domain.

is in the Sierra Nevada mountains of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.


The is the remote east side of the Sierra Nevada region of . Photo: Dcrjsr, CC BY 3.0.

is located in the sparsely populated east-central part of 's Sierra Nevada mountains. Photo: tomhilton, CC BY 2.0.

are United States National Parks in the Sierra Nevada region of . Photo: Schwaltz, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The of and are a triangular fault-block mountain range facing the Sierra Nevada across the upper . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

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