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The Tuolumne River flows serenely through Tuolumne Meadows in the High Sierra. Lembert Dome is seen in the background, Tuolumne Meadows, copyright Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #09940, all rights reserved worldwide. Unicorn Peak at sunset, seen from Tuolumne Meadows.  Cockscomb Peak rises in the distance, Tuolumne Meadows, copyright Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #09945, all rights reserved worldwide. Mammoth Peak and alpine meadows in the High Sierra are reflected in Tioga Lake at sunrise. This spectacular location is just a short walk from the Tioga Pass road. Near Tuolumne Meadows and Yosemite National Park, Tioga Lake, copyright Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #09949, all rights reserved worldwide.
The Tuolumne River flows serenely through Tuolumne Meadows in the High Sierra. Lembert Dome is seen in the background, Tuolumne Meadows, Image 09940 Unicorn Peak at sunset, seen from Tuolumne Meadows. Cockscomb Peak rises in the distance, Tuolumne Meadows, Image 09945 Mammoth Peak and alpine meadows in the High Sierra are reflected in Tioga Lake at sunrise. This spectacular location is just a short walk from the Tioga Pass road. Near Tuolumne Meadows and Yosemite National Park, Tioga Lake, Image 09949
Tenaya Peak rises above Tenaya Lake near Tuolumne Meadows, Tenaya Lake, copyright Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #09957, all rights reserved worldwide. The Tuolumne River in late summer.  Tuolumne Meadows, Tuolumne Meadows, copyright Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #09970, all rights reserved worldwide. Sunset reflections in the Tuolumne River, Tuolumne Meadows, copyright Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #09975, all rights reserved worldwide.
Tenaya Peak rises above Tenaya Lake near Tuolumne Meadows, Tenaya Lake, Image 09957 The Tuolumne River in late summer. Tuolumne Meadows, Tuolumne Meadows, Image 09970 Sunset reflections in the Tuolumne River, Tuolumne Meadows, Image 09975
Lembert Dome and late afternoon clouds rise above Tuolumne Meadows in the High Sierra, catching the fading light of sunset, Tuolumne Meadows, copyright Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #09938, all rights reserved worldwide. The Tuolumne River flows serenely through Tuolumne Meadows in the High Sierra. Lembert Dome is seen in the background, Tuolumne Meadows, copyright Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #09942, all rights reserved worldwide. Lembert Dome and late afternoon clouds rise above Tuolumne Meadows in the High Sierra, catching the fading light of sunset, Tuolumne Meadows, copyright Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #09943, all rights reserved worldwide.
Lembert Dome and late afternoon clouds rise above Tuolumne Meadows in the High Sierra, catching the fading light of sunset, Tuolumne Meadows, Image 09938 The Tuolumne River flows serenely through Tuolumne Meadows in the High Sierra. Lembert Dome is seen in the background, Tuolumne Meadows, Image 09942 Lembert Dome and late afternoon clouds rise above Tuolumne Meadows in the High Sierra, catching the fading light of sunset, Tuolumne Meadows, Image 09943
Tuolumne Meadows, Tuolumne Meadows, copyright Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #05440, all rights reserved worldwide. Mammoth Peak and alpine meadows in the High Sierra, viewed from the Tioga Pass road just west of the entrance to Yosemite National Park. Late summer, copyright Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #09952, all rights reserved worldwide. Sunrise reflections in Tioga Lake. This spectacular location is just a short walk from the Tioga Pass road. Near Tuolumne Meadows and Yosemite National Park, Tioga Lake, copyright Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #09951, all rights reserved worldwide.
Tuolumne Meadows, Tuolumne Meadows, Image 05440 Mammoth Peak and alpine meadows in the High Sierra, viewed from the Tioga Pass road just west of the entrance to Yosemite National Park. Late summer, Image 09952 Sunrise reflections in Tioga Lake. This spectacular location is just a short walk from the Tioga Pass road. Near Tuolumne Meadows and Yosemite National Park, Tioga Lake, Image 09951
A motorhome passes by alpine meadows and Mammoth Peak as it travels westward along the Tioga Pass road into Tuolumne Meadows in the High Sierra, Tioga Pass, copyright Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #09976, all rights reserved worldwide. A car enters the stunning High Sierra entrance to Yosemite National Park at the summit of Tioga Pass. Mammoth Peak is seen in the background. A lucky park ranger, whose office is perhaps more beautiful than any other in the world, greets each car as it passes through. Tuolumne Meadows area of Yosemite National Park, Tioga Pass, copyright Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #09978, all rights reserved worldwide. Trees cling to the granite surroundings of Olmsted Point, copyright Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #09958, all rights reserved worldwide.
A motorhome passes by alpine meadows and Mammoth Peak as it travels westward along the Tioga Pass road into Tuolumne Meadows in the High Sierra, Tioga Pass, Image 09976 A car enters the stunning High Sierra entrance to Yosemite National Park at the summit of Tioga Pass. Mammoth Peak is seen in the background. A lucky park ranger, whose office is perhaps more beautiful than any other in the world, greets each car as it passes through. Tuolumne Meadows area of Yosemite National Park, Tioga Pass, Image 09978 Trees cling to the granite surroundings of Olmsted Point, Image 09958
Tenaya Lake is surrounded by epic granite domes, with Polly Dome on the left.  Late afternoon, viewed from Olmsted Point, Tenaya Lake, copyright Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #09954, all rights reserved worldwide. Clouds Rest viewed from Olmsted Point. Clouds Rest is one of the most massive -- if not the singlemost massive -- granite monoliths in the world. A vast lobe of Mesozoic-era granodiorite magma cooled to rock and was gradually uplifted to its present altitude of 9926 ft. Later, glaciers cut it into its present shape, copyright Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #09963, all rights reserved worldwide. Glacial erratics atop Olmsted Point. Erratics are huge boulders left behind by the passing of glaciers which carved the granite surroundings into their present-day form, copyright Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #09967, all rights reserved worldwide.
Tenaya Lake is surrounded by epic granite domes, with Polly Dome on the left. Late afternoon, viewed from Olmsted Point, Tenaya Lake, Image 09954 Clouds Rest viewed from Olmsted Point. Clouds Rest is one of the most massive -- if not the singlemost massive -- granite monoliths in the world. A vast lobe of Mesozoic-era granodiorite magma cooled to rock and was gradually uplifted to its present altitude of 9926 ft. Later, glaciers cut it into its present shape, Image 09963 Glacial erratics atop Olmsted Point. Erratics are huge boulders left behind by the passing of glaciers which carved the granite surroundings into their present-day form, Image 09967
Tioga Lake viewed from Tioga Pass in the High Sierra.  The elevation of the lake is 9561.  California, copyright Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #09972, all rights reserved worldwide. Lembert Dome and late afternoon clouds rise above Tuolumne Meadows in the High Sierra, catching the fading light of sunset, Tuolumne Meadows, copyright Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #09939, all rights reserved worldwide. Mammoth Peak in the High Sierra range is reflected in Tioga Lake at sunrise. This spectacular location is just a short walk from the Tioga Pass road. Near Tuolumne Meadows and Yosemite National Park, Tioga Lake, copyright Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #09948, all rights reserved worldwide.
Tioga Lake viewed from Tioga Pass in the High Sierra. The elevation of the lake is 9561. California, Image 09972 Lembert Dome and late afternoon clouds rise above Tuolumne Meadows in the High Sierra, catching the fading light of sunset, Tuolumne Meadows, Image 09939 Mammoth Peak in the High Sierra range is reflected in Tioga Lake at sunrise. This spectacular location is just a short walk from the Tioga Pass road. Near Tuolumne Meadows and Yosemite National Park, Tioga Lake, Image 09948

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