Yosemite National Park, Calif. Aug 22, 2017 Facebook Twitter Email Print Save This view of the Yosemite Valley includes Half Dome and Upper Yosemite Falls. Yosemite Valley is about 300 miles north of Los Angeles. Photo by Philip Hunt As featured on +21 Destinations Photo Contest Spotlight: See some of our editors' favorites from the 2017 contest! Our recent Destinations Travel Photo Contest hosted some wonderful photos taken by travelers… Facebook Twitter Email Print Save Recommended promotion Activate full access today to get our mobile apps! We're writing to thank you again, %%$first%%, for subscribing to our newspaper in print and online. promotion Enter Today! Great Grocery Giveaway! Win $250 of Groceries in the Great Grocery Giveaway!