We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Grant Grove

Features Animals
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA
Phone Number:
+1 559-565-3341
Website
Description:

Inside Kings Canyon National Park is this grove of giant Sequoias.

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 215 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 141
    Excellent
  • 33
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
One Way to Feel Young

The grove is impressive and well loved. Always busy with tourists. We have luckily never had a problem parking. Plenty of photo opts. Birds galore today.

Reviewed yesterday
Bob19512014
,
Clearwater, Florida
Add Photo Write a Review

215 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 187: English reviews
Clearwater, Florida
Level Contributor
810 reviews
300 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 204 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The grove is impressive and well loved. Always busy with tourists. We have luckily never had a problem parking. Plenty of photo opts. Birds galore today.

Helpful?
Thank Bob19512014
Dublin, Ireland
Level Contributor
1,095 reviews
766 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 528 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Grant Grove is a really beautiful place, just like many in The Great Sequoia National Park. It has the most magnificent stately elegant Sequoias and a lovely marked trail through them. Such a peaceful place where you really feel close to nature and the spirit of the forest if it doesn't sound to corny. A wonderful place to visit, take... More 

Helpful?
Thank Bozeman-Dublin
Frederick, Maryland
Level Contributor
43 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Grants grove is a must see if you are visiting kings canyon and sequoias national parks. The trees are beyond belief.

Helpful?
Thank Carol H
Buellton, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Being in the Sequoias is a great experience. Far from the city hustle, it is great to be renewing my connection with nature. The park is in great condition, the only sad thing is, on the way up the mountain, you can see lots of areas where tall trees have died in past years, due to the long drought.

Helpful?
Thank truemanbruce
New Harbor
Level Contributor
70 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed March 15, 2017

We were there February 28th and there was a lot of snow with some roads not passable without chains but still worth seeing these magnificient trees, especially the General Grant Tree.

Helpful?
1 Thank hortenseNewHarbor
San Luis Obispo, CA
Level Contributor
147 reviews
73 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed February 23, 2017

Favorite area to camp in! I love Azalea campground and the visitor center. Remember, leave no trace! Do NOT write or carve on rocks, do not litter and do not feed wildlife! Pick up pet feces & throw way in trash, bury human feces & completely put out campfires. Preserve nature!

Helpful?
Thank Backpacker_0905
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed December 20, 2016

I took my mom and sisters on a little excursion they had never been to the park. They were in all of the total experience.

Helpful?
Thank Treva C
Laguna Beach
Level Contributor
91 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed December 7, 2016

Parking in summer is a hike away, in winter, there is parking just downhill from the tree along the General's Highway. General Sherman is not the oldest tree in the park, but it is the largest living organism on the earth.. awesome.

Helpful?
2 Thank Ed B
United States
Level Contributor
11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed November 25, 2016

If you have reached Grant Grove, you must drive down and see the General Grant tree. It is the 3rd largest by volume. but also, the area surrounding it is beautiful! The walk from the car is only about 5-6 minutes, so it is easy for everyone. Beside General Grant, you can walk through a fallen tree. Take 30-60 minutes... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Adriane W
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Level Contributor
232 reviews
171 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed October 28, 2016

The General Grant tree - the third largest tree in the world by volume - has been dubbed the nation's Christmas tree and is surrounded by several equally impressive neighboring giants.

Helpful?
Thank Boise_Jax

Travelers who viewed Grant Grove also viewed

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA
 
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA
 

Been to Grant Grove? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Grant Grove and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Grant Grove staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?