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El Capitan El Capitan is a 3,000-foot (1000m) vertical rock formation in Yosemite National Park, located on the north side of Yosemite Valley, near its western end. The granite monolith is one of the world's favorite challenges for rock climbers.

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El Capitan And The Merced River
 

11.22.07 12:35 PM
Category: SceneryCaliforniaYosemite National Forest California USAEl Capitan
Description: The river was named El Río de Nuestra Señora de la Merced (River of Our Lady of Mercy) in 1806 by an expedition, headed by Gabriel Moraga, which came upon it at the end of a hot dusty ride.
Posted By: Steve Boren (View all of Steve Boren's images) Dimensions: 550 x 413 (1024 x 768)
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