When the setting sun hits Horsetail Falls in Yosemite National Park at just the right angle, the falls light up as if on fire, attracting spectators from all over hoping to catch a glimpse of the phenomenon.
It’s that time of year again when visitors flock to #Yosemite #NationalPark to see the famous #HorsetailFall — the waterfall that looks like lava flowing down the side of El Capitan. This rare phenomenon only happens for a short time in February (if the conditions are perfect) when the setting sun’s rays hit the waterfall at just the right angle, illuminating the water in brilliant reds and oranges. It’s a spectacular sight reminiscent of @yosemitenps's historic #Firefall! Photo courtesy of Ray Lee (@rayophotography13). #yosemite #HorsetailFall #firefall #nationalpark #amazing_fs #amazingphotohunter #naturephotography #naturewonder