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General Grant Tree Trail

Grant Tree Road, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA 93628
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Nice Photo Opportunities; Hollow Sequoia Nearby

Since we were camping nearby at Azalea Campgrounds, a walk to General Grant was well worth the... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2016
James K
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Phoenix, Arizona
Awesome trail..

Had so much fun on this easy trail. There were a few fallen trees that you could climb through as... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2016
Tracey M
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Grant Tree Road, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA 93628
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Reviewed 3 August 2016

Since we were camping nearby at Azalea Campgrounds, a walk to General Grant was well worth the effort. It is about a 15 or 20 minute walk or a 5 minute car ride to the tree. There is a circular path around the tree that...More

Thank James K
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Had so much fun on this easy trail. There were a few fallen trees that you could climb through as well. The paths intertwined and were an easy hike. Parking was simple and right at the base of the trail. What a wonderful way to...More

Thank Tracey M
Reviewed 1 August 2016

the path was easy - I appreciated the benches where we waited for the Ranger talk - which was wonderful!

Thank carolineintucson
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

This hidden treasure is well protected by the park wardens. We had our lunch in the visinity and it was do so unreal!

Thank MarkSheen
Reviewed 30 July 2016

There are many intertwining trails, but this is one of the best. Just don't stop with this trail, keep going

Thank williephips
Reviewed 26 July 2016

A great number of special trees to see...probably better than Sherman in my opinion. Be sure to see them all and read the signs.

Thank blytheanderic
Reviewed 25 July 2016

just walking among these huge wonders of these trees will leave you awed and inspired to keep going . to more trails and wonders of both sequoia and kings canyon trails , never disappointing . stayed in the valley and drove up to the top...More

Thank finlander8888
Reviewed 23 July 2016

It was so nice to walk among these great trees. It was a short hike to the trail and the trees. It is unbelievable how big (around) these trees are. You should definitely go! There is a trail that goes from a higher elevation to...More

1  Thank stephanieg51
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Get here early or you may not find a parking spot, even though the parking lot is pretty big. We drove in about 8:30AM and there were about 7 vehicles in the lot. By the time we left an hour later, there were about 200...More

Thank traveltheworld012
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

The tree is massive. Bring your panoramic camera to get the entire tree in your photo. They have a nice pathway leading to the tree with beautiful views. The elevation is high so take breaks if needed! This trail has a fun spot where you...More

Thank Natalie B
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Vickie W
we will be staying in three rivers ca can we visit general Sherman and sequoia kings both in one day ,then second day kings caynons coming in april 2017
28 September 2016|
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Response from Tommy J | Reviewed this property |
Unless you plan to do a lot of hiking or just sitting around relaxing along the river you will not need a full day in Kings Canyon.
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Paula R
First time visiting sequoia national park. I have 3 children. Which tree will be better to visit? The general Sherman or general grant? Leaving tomorrow to sequoia.
26 July 2015|
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Response from Aalexsmith | Reviewed this property |
Hello, obviously late on a response but I hope you were able to find that the trees were near each other and you were able to see both.
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