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an excellent area to discover nature and see those magnificent trees. Spend several days in this... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Dallas, Texas
Highlight of our West Coast Parks Trip

The Giant Forest is just unbelievable. The Sequoia Trees are so much larger than life. They are the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bluffton, Ohio
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA
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Reviewed 2 days ago

an excellent area to discover nature and see those magnificent trees. Spend several days in this wonderful park to discover the beauties of nature.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Giant Forest is just unbelievable. The Sequoia Trees are so much larger than life. They are the largest trees in the world (in total volume). Every tree is different, fire scars, shape, branch structure. In October the weather was outstanding and it was the...More

Thank Gafilpoo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Giant forest is amazing! You actually drive through the forest to go to the Giant Forest Museum. There are several trails you can take in this area. We chose the trail through the Giant Forest to the Sherman Tree. Was not disappointed.

Thank 570stefaniew
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So much to see in the Giant Forest! If within a few hours drive, it's well-worth you time to spend at least a day here! Tons of trails, huge trees, and epic sights to behold!

Thank mjconns
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There’s just no way to really share how majestic these beautiful giants are. Driving through the forest with these massive trees on either side was an experience that is definitely worth repeating! The Northern California redwoods are amazing as well, but here the back drop...More

Thank RNRVTraveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Photos do not do this justice. It is a place you have to visit to truly appreciate. One of the best places to visit in the States.

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great time in the Giant Forest. I was amazed how many giant trees there were and was amazed about the history. We saw both the General Grant and the General Sherman trees. A big bonus for me was staying at the John Muir...More

Thank Liz_loves_gardens
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great walk and a must see if even if you have seen the giant sequoias before! Do yourself a favor and go here!

Thank Frothing
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is an easy path a little over one half mile which gets you close to a lot of the sequoias. There are several displays that give info about the big trees as well as the ecology. The walk will take you away from the...More

Thank Evelyn C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

People will tell you how big and spectacular the trees are and those descriptions don’t do them justice. A must see.

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Monica K
September 27, 2018|
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Response from busterthebronco | Reviewed this property |
Should be enough. The park is big and beautiful but we drove around for a day and saw enough. That being said, it would be easy to spend several days there!
March 4, 2018|
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Response from Pricekat | Reviewed this property |
I just visited today (June 8.) There were plenty of people... but i wouldn’t say “crowded.” The weather was wonderful. Low 70s... perfect!