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3. Yosemite National Park

California Visitors in 2009 (through August): 2.7 million Yosemite National Park lies east of San Francisco in the Sierra Nevada and offers visitors a varied landscape of deep valleys, vast meadows and groves of giant sequoia trees. Ninety-five percent of the park is designated as wilderness.... Mark Boster / Los Angeles Times
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