(place) National park in EC Calif., in the Sierra Nevadas, notable for its steep-walled valley (Yosemite Valley), high waterfalls, etc.: 1,183 sq mi (3,064 sq km)
Yosemite-national-park Sentence Examples
In 1864 the valley was granted to the state of California by act of Congress on condition that it should be held as a place of public use, resort and recreation inalienable for all time, was re-ceded to the United States by California on the 3rd of March 1905, and is now included in the Yosemite National Park.
There are 13 campgrounds in Yosemite National Park.
For example, at Yosemite National Park the fine can be up to $5000 per violation.