Once a year the sun hits Horsetail falls Yosemite just right to make it look like it's on fire. Photo by Sangeeta Dey [1125x2000]

Once a year the sun hits Horsetail falls Yosemite just right to make it look like it's on fire. Photo by Sangeeta Dey [1125x2000]

Lavafall at Yosemite -This is nature’s version of the old man-made Yosemite Fire Fall. During the winter in Yosemite, coming off of El Capitan, there is an almost nonexistent waterfall called “Horsetail Falls.” Many maps don’t even have it marked. During the last two weeks in February, IF there is water trickling over the edge, and IF it is clear at sunset the setting sun will turn this waterfall into a stream of molten fire. The waterfall lights up like molten lava due t

Lavafall at Yosemite -This is nature’s version of the old man-made Yosemite Fire Fall. During the winter in Yosemite, coming off of El Capitan, there is an almost nonexistent waterfall called “Horsetail Falls.” Many maps don’t even have it marked. During the last two weeks in February, IF there is water trickling over the edge, and IF it is clear at sunset the setting sun will turn this waterfall into a stream of molten fire. The waterfall lights up like molten lava due t

The Yosemite Fire Fall (actually Horsetail Falls near El Capitan). Only happens for a week during mid-February, and only if the weather cooperates!

The Yosemite Fire Fall (actually Horsetail Falls near El Capitan). Only happens for a week during mid-February, and only if the weather cooperates!

Southwest Washington Hikes - Hiking in Portland, Oregon and Washington

Southwest Washington Hikes - Hiking in Portland, Oregon and Washington

Horsetail Falls, Yosemite National Park... the way the sun hits the water makes it look like fire.

Glow with the flow: The amazing 2,000ft natural 'firefall' that brightens up Yosemite National Park

Horsetail Falls, Yosemite National Park... the way the sun hits the water makes it look like fire.

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Glow with the flow: The amazing 2,000ft natural 'firefall' that brightens up Yosemite National Park

horsetail falls yosemite - Google Search

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