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Grant Grove Visitor Center

Kings Canyon National Park, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA 93633
559-565-4307
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LA
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3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

very handy services, generally quiet - except on weekends All the staff, incl. park rangers, were very helpful!

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Alexandria, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Out of all the national parks I have been to, I have seen my fair share of visitor centers. This one was ok. It wasn't the best I have been to but it was set up nice and was clean. The exhibits weren't as updated as they could have been but the rangers were helpful and the volunteers were on... More

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Monroe
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

There is a movie that one can sit down and watch which was relaxing and informative, the gifts were less expensive here than those at Sequoia Park Gift shop. Both parks have both park memorabilia in them so do not think if you do not get it now, you will miss out on having something to remind you of your... More

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Georgia
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22 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Yes, the people at the visitor center were very knowledgable and were very helpful. There was also a post office, a general store which was adequately equipped, and a nice gift shop. Rest rooms were available. This is where you would check in if you were staying at the John Muir Lodge. There is a restaurant there also. (My momma... More

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Wyomissing, Pennsylvania
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84 reviews 84 reviews
46 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We had a great time looking at the souveniers here - the sales staff were very friendly and helpful. They told us where we could get gas and some highlights of what to see.

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San Diego, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

The time talking to park employees and volunteers really paid off. The information they gave directed us to beautiful points. We only had one night in the park and because of their helpfulness we were able to see so much.

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Harpswell, Maine
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133 reviews 133 reviews
53 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

The people who work here were friendly and helpful despite the repetition of questions and the variety of clients. One feels welcome and the accessibility of supplies, whether for camping or for tourism is good. I really wish however that all National Parks would stock American made items only. I would pay more for that!

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So. California
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123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Excellent source of information about King's Canyon NP with displays, films, information desk, souvenirs, maps, etc. Nice "regular" restrooms before heading into park.

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Vilonia, Arkansas
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Not to talkative to be working here. Didn't know cost of things either. BTW? NO phone service if your Verizon for entire trip there! Asked about Cabins, they didn't know how much for that either LOL... but it was nice store.

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Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
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6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

The food in the restaurant at the Grant Grove visitor centre was unexpectedly good! Great spot to have a bite to eat.

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