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Valley View, Yosemite National Park

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Lookout · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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At Valley View, you'll think you're about to jump into a postcard. This roadside lookout offers great views of the Merced River and the towering Cathedral Rocks and Spires. Plan to see Valley View and other attractions that appeal to you using our Yosemite National Park online travel planner.
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  • For me this is one of the best stops on the Valley floor. If you could only see Half Dome, Valley View would surpass Tunnel View. Instead this stop is often overlooked but it will offer great... 
    For me this is one of the best stops on the Valley floor. If you could only see Half Dome, Valley View would surpass Tunnel View. Instead this stop is often overlooked but it will offer great...  more »
  • A small parking lot Located at the left side of the one-way Northside Drive, it is a good stop when you exit Yosemite Valley. Here you can see El Capitan on the left, Cathedral Rocks and Bridal veil.....  more
    A small parking lot Located at the left side of the one-way Northside Drive, it is a good stop when you exit Yosemite Valley. Here you can see El Capitan on the left, Cathedral Rocks and Bridal veil.....  more »

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