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Yosemite Valley's North Rim

Kelly Bastone trekked forgotten trails to capture these Yosemite photos.
  • On the Merced River, looking at El Capitan and Housekeeping Bridge.
  • Yosemite Valley as seen from Tunnel View.
  • Park Ranger Shelton Johnson, who personifies Sgt. Elizy Boman in his living history presentation.
  • Trail junction with spur trail to North Dome.
  • Camp site on Day 3 of Kelly's North Rim hike, near Snow Creek, opposite Half Dome.
  • A better view of Half Dome as seen from Kelly's campsite on Day 3.
  • Tenaya Canyon as seen from Kelly's scenic campsite.
  • Yosemite Valley at sunset as seen from Old Inspiration Point.
  • Yosemite Valley as seen from Kelly's camp site at Old Inspiration Point.
On the Merced River, looking at El Capitan and Housekeeping Bridge.
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On the Merced River, looking at El Capitan and Housekeeping Bridge.

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