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

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General Sherman Tree and those around it are terrific sights. A good hike down, could be challenging coming back up, just take your time.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
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Waco, Nebraska
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Waco, Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

General Sherman Tree and those around it are terrific sights. A good hike down, could be challenging coming back up, just take your time.

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Monterey, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 NEW

There is no word to describe uniqueness of this forest. There are largest trees of the earth. Amazing and stunning. General Sherman is mind blowing.Definitely, this is a must.

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San Diego, California
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32 reviews 32 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

My favorite was the Big trees Trail. A very easy walk ( about 1 mile from Museum) around a meadow surrounded by giant trees. There are some trees one can actually go up to.

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Los Angeles, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

The giant forest with the giant sequioa trees is a sight to behold. You will feel that you are just a minute part of the Earth because of the enormity of these trees! Amazing to see them and be among their midst. It is also great to know Interesting facts about them too. Visited this area for spring break, April... More 

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Thousand Oaks, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Seeing the giant sequoias will make you understand how small we are and how short our lives are. These giants have been around since Jesus was alive and to see them and be close to them is an incredible experience. I love seeing General Sherman - just because its the largest tree in the word (by volume). It can be... More 

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18 reviews 18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

i would like to resume my visit to the park using couple of words.... WOOOW... this was a life experience!!! i drove from Bakersfield and I came back the same day... totally worth it. 1000% recommended

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Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

This is the most gorgeous park with the giant sequoias and major landmarks. We really enjoyed every minute. We like Kings Canyon a touch better than Sequoia because of the giant trees and vegetation.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I have been at the park 3 times but this time with our boys ages 9 and 13 (their first time) and just watching them enjoying the park and being mesmerized but these giant trees was worth every minute of the drive. We had an amazing hike and and great time... Definitely coming back very soon

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Santa Rosa, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

The park has one main road, Generals Highway, that takes you along a foolproof route to see the spectacular monster trees of Sequoia National Park. Note that pets are not allowed on any park trails or even to wait in your car. They are only allowed in campsites.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

The giant forest is an amazing place to visit. The drive through is one of the best things we did on our trip and there are so many places to stop and walk and be amazed by how magnificent these trees are. It's a unique place.

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