14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A single tree in Yosemite Valley after a snowfall

Despite growing up in California and going to Yosemite many times since childhood, I had never been there after a snow. This was an unusually late storm, on April 1, 2014, and we went there for a magical winter wonderland.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2014
Date Uploaded: 09.2016
Photo Location: Near Mariposa, California, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Copyright: © Kathy Barnhart