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Address: Great Western Divide Hwy, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA
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Pure Nature

The trail is very easy to do. It has information through out the entire way. The Giants are really amazing. Felt so alive there!

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 30, 2015
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

The trail is very easy to do. It has information through out the entire way. The Giants are really amazing. Felt so alive there!

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Laguna Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

This is a gem and open limited hours in the Winter. On our visit 4-21-15 we were charged a $5.00 a car fee. It is a donation and you fill out an envelope and place in a box placed at the entrance. At the bottom of the parking lot are two bathrooms. You will walk across the street and enter... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

A really excellent stand of Sequoia trees, majestic, and picturesque. The road is a little bumpy, but not too bad. Services are limited in the area, so come prepared. Easy hike, trails well maintained too, you might need a little water if you are out of shape.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

We drove all the way there to find out that it is closed during some winter months !!!! Did not see anything on TripAdvisor or on the parks website ! Drove 4 hrs to have to turn back around .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We drove over through Kennedy Meadows from Ridgecrest to reach this place. The drive was challenging in spots, with many twists and turns and narrow mountain roads. BE SURE YOU HAVE ENOUGH GAS!!! There is nowhere to gas up if you are running low. There are a few gas stations in the towns on the edges of the forest, but... More 

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Jonestown, PA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

If you're impressed with the big trees, you don't want to miss this! Plain and simple! We also came upon a mother bear with THREE cubs on this trail!!

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Haifa, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We visited the place at summer and had a lot of impressions and beautiful pictures walking along the trail and climbing over the fallen giant sequoias. Highly recommended! But you need to plan your arrival route very well! The problem is finding the right way to arrive to the place (at least from the LA direction). We planned the route... More 

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Mid Florida, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We were in awe the whole ride up there and back to our lodging. About 3/4 of the way from town to the trail we started seeing snow. When we got there we were elated that there was a light dusting of snow everywhere. Walking on the snowy/icy pathways got hairy at times but we are from Florida and it... More 

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Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

The weather was wet and cold, 45 deg F is not a September temperature that is very common in Southern California. We were both woefully under-dressed for the occasion but with some warm tea inside us we ventured forth after paying our five bucks parking fee to the ranger - a damp transaction that took place beneath a large green... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We had 2 small children with us, and this trail is fully accessible for chairs or strollers. It's maybe just under a mile around this small grove of huge views. Park across from the museum and it's a short walk.

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