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Kings Canyon

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA
+1 559-565-3341
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Tip of the Iceberg

After visiting Sequoia National Park, we scooted over to Kings Canyon - just the tip. Since its... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
MikeB1952
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Fantastic

We were lucky to go here when there was snow on the ground, the park is glorious in the snow . We... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2018
lillyKent
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Kings Canyon National Park is named for this large canyon, perfect for hiking.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cedar grove” (49 reviews)
“zumwalt meadow” (48 reviews)
“national park” (49 reviews)
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA
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+1 559-565-3341
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"cedar grove"
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"zumwalt meadow"
in 48 reviews
"national park"
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"roaring river falls"
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"road's end"
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"rushing river"
in 10 reviews
"granite walls"
in 8 reviews
"both parks"
in 10 reviews
"general grant"
in 31 reviews
"scenic drive"
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"hiking trails"
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"valley floor"
in 7 reviews
"beautiful park"
in 9 reviews
"spectacular scenery"
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"big stump"
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"three rivers"
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"worth the trip"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After visiting Sequoia National Park, we scooted over to Kings Canyon - just the tip. Since its winter, we couldn't go very far into the park, but wanted to see what we could. They have a nice Visitor Center with a Park video (a must)....More

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

We were lucky to go here when there was snow on the ground, the park is glorious in the snow . We managed to see 2 lots of deer, luckily it was relatively quite and had some of the walks to ourselves which was magical.

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Reviewed 5 February 2018

Kings Canyon beautiful place to visit, lots of trails to walk, incredible nature, nice scenery, worth to go there.

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Reviewed 28 January 2018

Considering it's right next door, it's surprising how different the scenery is. Still awesome, just different. We only had a day so didn't have time for any long walks - just short ones around the General Grant tree, the Mark Twain stump and to Zumwalt...More

1  Thank Goannas
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

Plan to spend some time exploring and taking it all in. Truly lovely. We went in January but would love to go in various seasons to see the changes. Worth the drive

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Reviewed 7 January 2018

Want to see a big tree? The General Sheman tree is the world's largest tree, measured by volume. It stands 275 feet (83 m) tall, and is over 36 feet (11 m) in diameter at the base. Sequoia trunks remain wide high up. Sixty feet...More

2  Thank Marion R
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

Hidden gem as far as I'm concerned. Being from the east, we had not even heard of King's Canyon NP until we did the research prior to this trip. The views along the drive in the actual canyon are magnificent. Great spots for day (or...More

2  Thank JakenBake89
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

My husband and I always dreamt to be able to see these majestic beautiful trees. We were not disappointed! We enjoyed the drive up, I’m a afraid of heights so some parts of the drive I had to close my eyes. The trees are very...More

2  Thank ech_zed
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

Three of the worlds largest Tree are located here, The General Sherman, The Grant, and The Lincoln all 3 are located within the Kings Canyon/Sequoia National Park. These trees can be viewed year round and are even beautiful in the winter with snow on the...More

2  Thank G-Whz
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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

This place has one of the scariest drives. My hands were sweating the entire time. But once your get to the top and enter the park, it’s only a short drive to get to some of the trails and groves. The sequoias are a marvel...More

2  Thank OrangeCountyJay
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clyde f
24 September 2017|
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Response from Shanth148 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure whether you have your own caravan or tents.....but Cedar Grove Village has a very nice Lodge where you can get rooms to stay. The room we took had two queen size beds and a bathroom. It was very... More
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Tiffany M
13 July 2017|
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Response from DawnStone | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I haven't camping at Cedar Grove, but the Zumwalt Meadows trail is great, the kids will love it.
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