Our first stop in the valley. A great viewpoint of Yosemite Falls.

Our first stop in the valley. A great viewpoint of Yosemite Falls.

 Our second stop. El Capitan from Yosemite Falls.

Our second stop. El Capitan from Yosemite Falls.

 Bridal Veil Falls

Bridal Veil Falls

 Raichel met John Muir!

Raichel met John Muir!

 Yosemite Falls from the end of the hike

Yosemite Falls from the end of the hike

 Our favorite swimming whole was just below El Capitan. There were some climbers.

Our favorite swimming whole was just below El Capitan. There were some climbers.

 The view down Yosemite Valley

The view down Yosemite Valley

 The start of a hike through the Sequoias 

The start of a hike through the Sequoias 

 The route up towards Vernal Falls

The route up towards Vernal Falls

 Pose with Vernal Falls in distance

Pose with Vernal Falls in distance

 Tuolumne River

Tuolumne River

 Our picnic in the meadow

Our picnic in the meadow

 Also at our first stop, a dip in the Merced River.

Also at our first stop, a dip in the Merced River.

 From the same spot on our second stop.

From the same spot on our second stop.

 The hike out from Bridal Veil Falls

The hike out from Bridal Veil Falls

 Half Dome

Half Dome

 At Yosemite Falls the girls found some rocks to climb

At Yosemite Falls the girls found some rocks to climb

 This is the rock that Raichel and I jumped off. She was a brave little six year old.

This is the rock that Raichel and I jumped off. She was a brave little six year old.

 From Glacier Point looking at Half dome and towards Tuolumne Meadows

From Glacier Point looking at Half dome and towards Tuolumne Meadows

 A huge blowdown on the hike

A huge blowdown on the hike

 Bridge viewpoint along Vernal Falls hike

Bridge viewpoint along Vernal Falls hike

 The Ranger talk at Tuolumne Meadows

The Ranger talk at Tuolumne Meadows

 Tuolumne Meadows

Tuolumne Meadows

 It was very windy at Tuolumne Meadows

It was very windy at Tuolumne Meadows