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Address: Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA
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A forest with ancient sequoia trees.

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These giants will amaze you.

You have no concept of how big these trees are. It is hard to even image that these trees can get so big. They have stood here forever. Image all the centuries they have survived... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
cheryle h
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Kearns, Utah
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Kearns, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

You have no concept of how big these trees are. It is hard to even image that these trees can get so big. They have stood here forever. Image all the centuries they have survived and witnessed. Image who stood at the foot of these giants. To be here is to be in awe.

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Thank cheryle h
Cincinnati, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a wonderful forest to wander through, termed the "Giant Forest" by John Muir back in the day. Stately and gorgeous Sequoias on trails surrounding meadows!

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Thank bekachka
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on december 27th. We wanted to go to sequoia national park and drive through to Kings Canyon. This was not possible because the road was closed. We recommend going early in the morning. There are no long waiting lines to enter the park or on the mountain. You need to have chains with you. Buy or rent them.... More 

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Thank gaétan d
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We drove in at night, but even then, having the headlights shine on the enormous trunks really built our excitement for going back the next day. It's so beautiful and incredible. Highly suggest the big trees trail as well as General Sherman Tree. Both easy with young children. Our daughter is seven months.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What can I say...these trees are huge! Definitely a must see in Sequoia NP. If you like solitude late fall/winter is a great time to be here, especially a few weeks before Christmas. We felt like we had the place to ourselves which says a lot if you have been here in the summer.

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Thank Curt C
Midland, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a once in a lifetime experience. Until you see these trees you have no concept of large. These are the largest trees in the world. If you're entering via the north entrance through kings canyon, stop at Grant Grove. This was my favorite part of all, better than general sherman. It felt like a magical forest and lots... More 

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Laguna Beach
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

There is no way to think about the office, when you are surrounded by these giants 2,000 and more years old. Winter services and accommodations are sparse, but the peace and beauty of an off season visit are worth it.

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Venetia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

It is tremendous trees! You feel like in prehistoric era, so gorgeous and beautiful, but also quiet and peaceful!

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Santa Monica, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

Walk amongst the giants of the world in Californias woods with trout fishing around and nice campsites but watch of for the hungry bears that like to peep around your camp site if they can smell any trace of food. Meadows, creeks and towering woods abound. If you go in early spring or fall when it gets below freezing at... More 

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Thank Tom R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Words can not express the magnificent beauty of this place. The grand scale of these beautiful trees is breathtaking . We were not able to see the grand Sherman tree, the oldest living tree in the world because we had our dog with us. Most of the park you'll be able to bring your pets in a leash... just not... More 

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