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The 2,300-year-old Wawona Tunnel Tree in Yosemite was cut through in 1881, becoming a great visitor attraction, but was toppled be a heavy snow load in 1969.

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HISTORY CORNER: YOSEMITE
November 21, 2021 1 a.m.

HISTORY CORNER: YOSEMITE

Jewel of American Parks

“There can be nothing in the world more beautiful than the Yosemite, the groves of the giant sequoias and redwoods, the Canyon of the Colorado, the Canyon of the Yellowstone, the Three Tetons; and our people should see to it that they are preserved for their children and their children's children forever…”