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Happy Birthday, Yosemite National Park

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This week marked the birthday of Yosemite National Park. Nearly 4 million people a year visit this World heritage site, which spans 761,268 acres and crosses the slopes of the rugged Sierra Nevada mountains in California.  With its diverse wildlife, sky-sweeping Sequoias and distinctive rock formations, this wilderness contains some of the most rugged beauty of the American West.

It’s our deepest hope that we can resume enjoying our national treasures soon. In the meantime, Pendleton continues to honor our National parks with a growing collection of distinctive blankets that includes Yellowstone, Badlands, Grand Canyon, Yosemite, Rainier, Acadia, Crater Lake and Glacier.

Pendleton National Park Blankets

 

Each blanket bears the Pendleton label along with a special label depicting an image with an important natural feature specific to each park. All blankets are 100% pure virgin wool and made in the USA.

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This is a beautiful time of year to see the western parks. Let’s hope our families can enjoy them soon!

3 Comments Post a comment
  1. comfortclothweaving #

    A beautiful response to the odd situation we are in as a nation. Do you know if there are still posters like the one pictured, available? My husband and I love these national park posters and I am a weaver so I am very interested in it. I also just love all the posts that I get in my email- thank you.

    October 5, 2013
  2. What a fabulous blankets! They have a smart idea in celebrating the birthday of Yosemite park. I am sure many visitors will become interested to go to this park because of this beautiful blankets. Nice information! YosemiteRiversideInn.com

    October 22, 2013

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