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Kings Canyon

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA
+1 559-565-3341
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Kings Canyon excellent views.

This is a very beautiful National Park. Not to be missed. Great drive just past Project Cat Haven... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Oldnway
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Murphysboro
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Rim Walk

We did the rim walk with a guide from AAT Kings. The walk was brilliant. The guide very... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Christine H
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“cedar grove” (41 reviews)
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a very beautiful National Park. Not to be missed. Great drive just past Project Cat Haven. Cat Haven in itself is a must see also. They help preserve endangered species of wild cats. Great walking tour, viewing some of the worlds majestic creatures.

Thank Oldnway
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We did the rim walk with a guide from AAT Kings. The walk was brilliant. The guide very knowledgeable.

Thank Christine H
Reviewed 2 days ago

Kings Canyon is an amazing natural wonder to visit. After visiting the famous Grant Sequoia Grove in Kings Canyon NP, would recommend continuing on California Hwy 180 all the way eastward to its end past Cedar Grove Visitor Center and hike Zumwalt Meadow Loop. Plan...More

Thank Budrock9
Reviewed 5 days ago

kings Canyon is super cool and if you like tall trees, climbing, and, shining caves this is the place for you.

Thank 358emilia1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The redwoods are natural wonders that everyone should have on their booklet list! The size is mind boggling. We did not make it as far as kings canyon. Next time! Climbed up to Moro rock. Spectacular views! Pretty drive in. Nothing bad to say. Go!!

Thank Pam N
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved Kings Canyon and enjoyed it more than Yosemite. The hikes at Grant's Grove were stunning. We also did Kings Canyon Scenic Drive and Zumwalt Meadow (a must due to a very scenic drive). The snow melt was in full force and the streams...More

2  Thank JDonJ
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although little hiking along the 30 mile stretch is available, the drive is spectacular. You get mountains, views, valleys and river. The entire time was just gorgeous and we liked it more than Sequoia.

1  Thank Katey B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The road drops 5,000 feet to the level of the river. There are many turnouts where you can pull over and allow cars following you to pass. Quite some views into the mountains and the canyon, unspoiled by few guard rails. Remember to down shift...More

1  Thank PTBitte
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited in springtime and the river and the waterfalls were spectacular. Make sure you drive down into the Kings Canyon and don't miss Grizzly Falls.

1  Thank Slosh123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Traffic was mild and we appreciated being able to be there in the 'off season' and enjoy the quiet beauty of a beautiful place in this park.

Thank Marilyn S. R
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qwertravel
We are travelling from Las Vegas mid April for 5 days to go hiking? Is this going to be ok weather to do this in? We have already seen Zion and The Grand Canyon, but are looking for somewhere with 5 hour max hikes with water, views and a bit of shade!
19 February 2017|
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Response from Mswtucker | Reviewed this property |
This is a great time in Kings Canyon. Expect some rain and even snow in the higher elevations. Check out: nps.gov for the latest weather alerts.
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plaste925
i'ts good idea visit the parks in winter ?
17 February 2017|
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Response from pott1432 | Reviewed this property |
If you like the cold and maybe snow, yes!! I would make sure what roads are open but the winter views here, in my opinion would be wonderful. If you are a photographer the winter light would be wonderful and you are... More
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susanwimmers
Trying to figure out whether we can stay in Wuksachi and comfortably cover both Sequoia and Kings Canyon or if we should stay a couple of nights in each park. Spent 12 days in Yellowstone and really got tired of all the driving.
1 October 2016|
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Response from DawnStone | Reviewed this property |
It's only about a 45 minute drive between Sequoia and Kings Canyon. We were there recently, stayed at the John Muir Lodge in KC. We just did different days in each park. They are smaller than Yosemite and it won't be as much... More
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