Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park is a United States National Park and a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the mountains in east-central . Approximately four million visitors each year come to Yosemite to marvel at its spectacular granite cliffs, towering waterfalls, remote wilderness, massive sequoia trees, and high mountain meadows.
Photo: Der Wolf im Wald, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

is a prominent peak in northeastern in the center of Yosemite National Park, , . Photo: David McCracken, CC BY 2.0.

is a lake in Yosemite National Park, as well as a High Sierra Camp where backpackers can stay in tent cabins located near the lake. Photo: David McCracken, CC BY 2.0.

is an alpine lake in Yosemite National Park, located between and . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Scenic viewpoint
is a viewing area off Tioga Pass Road in Yosemite National Park which offers a view south into , giving, in particular, a view of the northern side of , , and a view of to the east. Photo: Eeekster, CC BY 3.0.

Yosemite National Park

37.8333° or 37° 50' north
-119.5° or 119° 30' west
IATA airport code
8812 feet (2686 metres)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Yosemite Nasionale Park
  • Arabic: Nasodnon nga Parke Yosemite
  • Arabic: منتزه يوسمايت الوطني
  • Arabic: منتزه يوسيميتي الوطني
  • Armenian: Յոսեմիթե ազգային պարկ
  • Asturian: Parque nacional de Yosemite
  • Azerbaijani: Yosemit Milli Parkı
  • Basque: Yosemite
  • Basque: Yosemite Parke Nazionala
  • Basque: Yosemiteko Parke Nazional
  • Basque: Yosemiteko Parke Nazionala
  • Belarusian: Іасеміцкі нацыянальны парк
  • Bengali: ইয়োসেমিটি জাতীয় উদ্যান
  • Bulgarian: Yosemite National Park
  • Bulgarian: Йосемайт
  • Bulgarian: Йосемайти
  • Bulgarian: Йосемайтски национален парк
  • Bulgarian: Йосемити
  • Bulgarian: Йосемитски Национален парк
  • Bulgarian: Национален парк Йосемайт
  • Bulgarian: Национален парк Йосемайти
  • Bulgarian: Национален парк Йосемит
  • Bulgarian: Национален парк Йосемити
  • Bulgarian: Националният парк Йосемити
  • Burmese: ယိုဆဲမတီး အမျိုးသားဥယျာဉ်
  • Catalan: Parc Nacional Yosemite
  • Catalan: Parc Nacional de Yosemite
  • Catalan: Yosemite National Park
  • Cebuano: Yosemite National Park
  • Chinese: 优圣美地国家公园
  • Chinese: 优山美地
  • Chinese: 优山美地国家公园
  • Chinese: 优胜美地
  • Chinese: 优胜美地国家公园
  • Chinese: 優勝美地
  • Chinese: 優勝美地國家公園
  • Chinese: 優山美地國家公園
  • Chinese: 優聖美地國家公園
  • Chinese: 約瑟米提
  • Chinese: 約瑟米提國家公園
  • Chinese: 约塞米特国家公园
  • Chinese: 约塞米蒂国家公园
  • Chinese: 约瑟米提国家公园
  • Croatian: Nacionalni park Yosemite
  • Croatian: Yosemite, Nacionalni park
  • Croatian: Yosemite
  • Czech: Národní park Yosemite
  • Czech: Yosemite
  • Czech: Yosemite National Park
  • Czech: Yosemitský národní park
  • Czech: Yosemity
  • Danish: Yosemite National Park
  • Dutch: Mariposa Grove
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  • English: Yosemite
  • English: Yosemite NP
  • Esperanto: Nacia Parko Yosemite
  • Estonian: Yosemite'i rahvuspark
  • Estonian: Yosemite
  • Estonian: Yosemite rahvuspark
  • Finnish: Yosemite National Park
  • Finnish: Yosemiten kansallispuisto
  • French: Parc national Yosemite
  • French: Parc national de Yosemite
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  • Galician: Parque Nacional de Yosemite
  • Galician: Parque Yosemite
  • Galician: Yosemite National Park
  • Georgian: იოსემიტის ეროვნული პარკი
  • German: Yosemite
  • German: Yosemite-Nationalpark
  • German: Yosemite National Park
  • German: Yosemite Valley
  • German: Yosemite Wilderness
  • German: Yosemitetal
  • Greek: Εθνικό πάρκο Γιοσέμιτι
  • Hakka Chinese: Yosemite Koet-kâ Kûng-yèn
  • Hausa: Yosemite Koet-kâ Kûng-yèn
  • Hebrew: הפארק הלאומי יוסמיטי
  • Hebrew: יוסמיטי
  • Hebrew: פארק יוסמיטי
  • Hebrew: פארק לאומי יוסמיטי
  • Hindi: योसेमाइट राष्ट्रीय उद्यान
  • Hungarian: Yosemite Nemzeti Park
  • Icelandic: Yosemiteþjóðgarðurinn
  • Indonesian: Taman Nasional Yosemite
  • Irish: Páirc Náisiúnta Yosemite
  • Italian: Yosemite
  • Italian: Yosemite National Park
  • Italian: parco nazionale di Yosemite
  • Japanese: ヨセミテ
  • Japanese: ヨセミテ国立公園
  • Japanese: ヨセミテ峡谷
  • Kirghiz: Йосемити улуттук паркы
  • Korean: 요세머티 국립공원
  • Korean: 요세미티 국립공원
  • Latin: Viridarium Nationale Yosemite
  • Latvian: Josemita
  • Latvian: Josemitas nacionālais parks
  • Latvian: Josemitu nacionālais parks
  • Latvian: Yosemite National Park
  • Lithuanian: Josemitų nacionalinis parkas
  • Lithuanian: Josemičio nacionalinis parkas
  • Lithuanian: Yosemite nacionalinis parkas
  • Luxembourgish: Yosemite-Nationalpark
  • Luxembourgish: Yosemite
  • Macedonian: Јосемити
  • Malayalam: യോസ്സെമിറ്റി ദേശീയോദ്യാനം
  • Norwegian: Yosemite nasjonalpark
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Yosemite
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Yosemite National Park
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Yosemite nasjonalpark
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Yosmite nasjonalpark
  • Occitan (post 1500): Pargue Nacional de Yosemite
  • Pennsylvania German: Yosemite Nationalpark
  • Persian: پارک ملی یوسیمیتی
  • Polish: Park Narodowy Yosemite
  • Polish: Yosemite National Park
  • Portuguese: Parque Nacional de Yosemite
  • Portuguese: Yosemite
  • Portuguese: Yosemite National Park
  • Quechua: Yosemite mamallaqta parki
  • Romanian: Parc Naţional Yosemite
  • Romanian: Parc Național Yosemite
  • Romanian: Parcul Naţional Yosemite
  • Romanian: Parcul Național Yosemite
  • Romanian: Yosemite-Nationalpark
  • Romanian: Yosemite National Park
  • Russian: Yosemite
  • Russian: Yosemite National Park
  • Russian: Йосемите
  • Russian: Йосемити
  • Russian: Йосемитский
  • Russian: Йосемитский Национальный парк
  • Russian: Йосемитский национальный парк
  • Russian: Национальный парк Йосемити
  • Scottish Gaelic: Pàirc Nàiseanta Yosemite
  • Serbian: Josemiti
  • Serbian: Јосемити
  • Serbian: Јосемитски национални парк
  • Serbo-Croatian: Nacionalni park Yosemite
  • Serbo-Croatian: Yosemite
  • Slovak: Yosemite
  • Slovak: Yosemitský národný park
  • Slovenian: Narodni park Yosemite
  • Somali: Yosemite
  • Spanish: Parque Nacional Yosemite
  • Spanish: Parque Nacional de Yosemite
  • Spanish: Parque Nacional de Yosemité
  • Spanish: Parque Yosemite
  • Spanish: Parque nacional de Yosemite
  • Spanish: Yosemite
  • Spanish: Yosemite National Park
  • Swedish: Yosemite
  • Swedish: Yosemite National Park
  • Swedish: Yosemite nationalpark
  • Tamil: யோசெமிட்டி தேசியப் பூங்கா
  • Thai: อุทยานแห่งชาติโยเซมิตี
  • Thai: อุทยานแห่งชาติโยเซไมต์
  • Thai: โยเซมิติ
  • Turkish: Yosemite National Park
  • Turkish: Yosemite Ulusal Parkı
  • Ukrainian: Yosemite
  • Ukrainian: Йосемітський національний парк
  • Ukrainian: Йосеміті
  • Ukrainian: Національний парк Йосеміті
  • Vietnamese: Công viên quốc gia Yosemite
  • Vietnamese: Iôxemit
  • Vietnamese: Vườn quốc gia Yosemite
  • Vietnamese: Yosemite
  • Waray (Philippines): Nasodnon nga Parke Yosemite
  • Welsh: Parc Cenedlaethol Yosemite
  • Western Panjabi: یوسمائیٹ نیشنل پارک
  • Wu Chinese: 约塞米蒂国家公园
  • Yakut: Йосемит национальнай паарката
  • Yue Chinese: 優勝美地國家公園
  • Parco nazionale di Yosemite
  • Yosemite-þjóðgarðurinn

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