Sierra Nevada

The Sierra Nevada region of California is its alpine region, covering a large portion of the state's inland territory. Rugged mountains and awe-inspiring canyons in the area's national parks and forests are truly part of the United States' national wilderness treasures.
Popular destinations: Yosemite National Park, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks and White Mountains

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Yosemite National Park is a United States National Park and a UNESCO World Heritage Site that is located in the Sierra Nevada mountains in east-central California.

The Eastern Sierra is the remote east side of the Sierra Nevada region of California.
Popular destinations: Mount Whitney, Mammoth Lakes and Mono Lake

Lake Tahoe is a popular vacation and recreation region straddling the border between California and Nevada.
Popular destinations: South Lake Tahoe, Truckee and Tahoe City


Mariposa County is in the Sierra Nevada mountains of California. It was originally the largest county in California at the …
Popular destinations: Yosemite West, El Portal and Mariposa

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks are United States National Parks that are located in the Sierra Nevada region of California.

Alpine County is located in the sparsely populated east-central part of California's Sierra Nevada mountains.
Popular destinations: Bear Valley and Kirkwood
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