Rapids above Emerald Pool
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Foto panorámica de Arroz Marisco EXPERT MAESTRO Tomada 10:45, 22/11/2009 - Views loading...

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Rapids above Emerald Pool

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At this time of the year the river that feeds Emerald Pool has dwindled to a stream, exposing a large area of smooth granite river bed which is very tempting indeed for sweat-soaked hikers for a quick ride along such a marvellous ad-hoc water slide into the welcoming pool below - but not that far to actually plunge some 70 metres below Vernal falls though.

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A: Above Emerald Rapids

por Arroz Marisco, 20 metros de distancia

The view is taken on a footbridge after Emerald Pool. Nevada Fall is another 40 minutes or so from here.

Above Emerald Rapids

B: Top of Vernal Falls, on a rock in Emerald Pool

por Milan Rademakers, 330 metros de distancia

the panorama was taken on top of vernal falls in yosemite national park in the late afternoon

Top of Vernal Falls, on a rock in Emerald Pool

C: Yosemite Vernal Falls overlook

por Milan Rademakers, 330 metros de distancia

View from the trail up to Vernal Falls

Yosemite Vernal Falls overlook

D: Yosemite Vernall Falls overlook from beneath

por Milan Rademakers, 420 metros de distancia

looking at the vernal falls from the john muir trail

Yosemite Vernall Falls overlook from beneath

E: Vernal Falls

por Arroz Marisco, 480 metros de distancia

This is the 97m tall Vernal Falls along the Mist Trail. The volume is much reduced by this time of th...

Vernal Falls

F: The Way Up Nevada Falls

por Arroz Marisco, 560 metros de distancia

It's another 2km of easy hike up from the top of Vernal Falls to the base of Liberty Cap where the Me...

The Way Up Nevada Falls

G: Nevada Falls, Yosemite

por Thomas Dideriksen, 650 metros de distancia

This panorama was captured next to Nevada Falls in Yosemite National Park, California

Nevada Falls, Yosemite

H: Liberty Cap & Nevada Falls, Yosemite

por Arroz Marisco, 650 metros de distancia

Nevada Falls which sits 280m above Vernal Falls becomes almost like a trickle in Autumn. The granite ...

Liberty Cap & Nevada Falls, Yosemite

I: Liberty Cap

por Peter Hamel, 850 metros de distancia

Liberty Cap

J: Yosemite, John Muir Trail Bridge near Vernal Falls

por Milan Rademakers, 990 metros de distancia

in the background you can also see the Vernal Falls

Yosemite, John Muir Trail Bridge near Vernal Falls

Este panorama fue tomado en California, USA

Esta es una vista general de USA

The United States is one of the most diverse countries on earth, jam packed full of amazing sights from St. Patrick's cathedral in New York to Mount Hollywood California.The Northeast region is where it all started. Thirteen British colonies fought the American Revolution from here and won their independence in the first successful colonial rebellion in history. Take a look at these rolling hills carpeted with foliage along the Hudson river here, north of New York City.The American south is known for its polite people and slow pace of life. Probably they move slowly because it's so hot. Southerners tend not to trust people from "up north" because they talk too fast. Here's a cemetery in Georgia where you can find graves of soldiers from the Civil War.The West Coast is sort of like another country that exists to make the east coast jealous. California is full of nothing but grizzly old miners digging for gold, a few gangster rappers, and then actors. That is to say, the West Coast functions as the imagination of the US, like a weird little brother who teases everybody then gets famous for making freaky art.The central part of the country is flat farmland all the way over to the Rocky Mountains. Up in the northwest corner you can find creative people in places like Portland and Seattle, along with awesome snowboarding and good beer. Text by Steve Smith.

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