Lower Yosemite Falls
Yosemite Falls is the biggest attraction in the, Yosemite National Park, which is located in California in the Sierra Nevada.
This is one of the best places in the United States to practice hiking and it is destination number one for lovers of nature. Yosemite Falls annually attracts thousands of people who go tere to see the pageantry of the highest waterfall in North America.
Yosemite Falls reaches 739 m of height. This figure ranks it 6th position among the largest waterfalls on the planet. With the newly opened Gocta Cataracts, Yosemite argues now for seventh place.
Yosemite Falls is divided into two pronounced parts - Upper, which is difficult to see from the valley because of its location, the environment of the water falls from a height of 205 meters and Lower Yosemite Falls, which are most easily accessible to tourists and therefore the most popular.
Lower Yosemite Falls is the best view as it opens to visitors the Yosemite National Park in California. From the base of the Yosemite National Park there is an obtained small creek that further flows into the large Merced river. At the bottom of the waterfall Yosemite the water falls from a height of 97 meters, the vast force of the clash between the two water flows, causes them to break into millions of drops.
Furthermore, you would be quite drenched if you stand on the periphery of the water pool in which the water runs down the Lower Yosemite Falls, and you will be deaf by the spectacular sound. Special attention is needed when visitors move on slippery rocks at the base of Lower Yosemite Falls. Water sprays everywhere, with the result that they are permanently wet and exposed to erosion, which is the result of greater humidity.
The view that is revealed to tourists of the Lower Yosemite Falls is beautiful and majestic. In fact, visitors there can see only 10 percent of water that falls from the highest point of the waterfall because, everything is spread over a little more thus forming a more dense water vapor.
Lower Yosemite Falls is quite easily accessible, being only half a mile of the nearest main road. Roads to reach the Lower Yosemite Falls are two, one being of buildings at the main entrance of the park and the other of its valley.