Watch Nature Retake Yosemite National Park Without Crowds

With national parks in shutdown mode, employees are capturing the stillness — and movements — in places like Yosemite National Park.

If you’re jonesing for a bit of nature, the folks at Yosemite have offered up an olive branch. This short video shows a myriad of Yosemite views and wildlife amidst the quiet of the COVID-19 shutdown.

Enjoy 2 minutes of scenery, wildlife, and park magic.

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Nicole Qualtieri

Based in Montana, Nicole Qualtieri is GearJunkie's Hunt + Fish Editor. When she's not writing or editing, she's likely hunting, fishing, or on the back of her little brown horse with a border collie named Butch Cassidy on heel in the mountains. Find her on Instagram at @nkqualtieri.