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Address: Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA
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Easy hiking trail that takes you past the Chimney Tree and Tharp's Log.

Easy hiking trail that takes you past the Chimney Tree and Tharp's Log.

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Easy hike but Beautiful

This wheel chair enabled hike/walk allows the whole family a view of the meadow, redwoods and flowers.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
Gwen P
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Los Angeles, California
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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This wheel chair enabled hike/walk allows the whole family a view of the meadow, redwoods and flowers.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a neat experience to drive through and take a photo opportunity. Most folks were doing that, and a few skateboarders as well. Magnificent views of the Sequoia's and it puts you in touch with how massive these trees really are, in comparison to our size and car size.

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Worcester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We were looking for a relatively easy hike and this one was perfect for us. The 1.7 mile trail goes by Crescent Meadow and then at 0.8 mi. arrives at Tharp's Log. Tharp homesteaded the Log Meadow area long before the national park was established. His dwelling is a fire-hollowed sequoia that was converted into a cabin as a shelter... More 

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Newtown, PA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The loop we hiked included Crescent, Log and Huckleberry Meadows. This was very relaxing and uncrowded. We hiked this mid-morning after climbing Moro Rock. Lots of sequoias and flowers. We also thought Tharp's Log was neat along with Squatter's Cabin. Both were on the way. We had talked to a couple near Huckleberry Meadow who said they saw a bear.... More 

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Ventura County, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very easy 1 mile loop trail. Use your bug spray liberally before entering. Lots and lots of buzzing going on around your head. At 5 pm two deer walked past us on the trail and walked right into the meadow. So awesome!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a must for anyone in the park. Auto log, car tunnel, moro rock, and so much more. There is a lot in a little amount of space, but every minute was worth it.

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Decatur, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I meant to come early so I could watch for bears, but went to Moro Rock first and hiked from there. Wished I hadn't. The trails in the meadow are much more scenic and the breezes kept most of the bugs away there, too. I didn't see any bears, but a ranger was there surveying for bear sightings and said... More 

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Royal Oak, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Because I was there on a busy weekend in July, I couldn't drive my car through the tunnel tree, could only take the park shuttle and walk up to it. But it's still worth seeing

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Bakersfield, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Crescent Meadow, and the road to it, is my favorite part of Sequoia National Park. It is always lush, and with good chances of deer and bear sightings. There are endless photo opportunities, such as the Parker Group, Tunnel Log, Auto Log, and plenty of parking. Trails lead to the touristy spots too, like Moro Rock.

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California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did this hike right after Moro Rock so it was about mid-morning. We hiked through the woodsy portion and hit the meadow in brilliant sunlight. One of our teenage boys exclaimed, "Wow, it looks like Endor!" It really did and right in the middle was a bear munching grass. We hesitated before continuing but he was a few hundred... More 

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