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Address: Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA
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A forest with ancient sequoia trees.

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You'll be amazed!

When you first approach the Giant Forest you think "Wow, these trees are big", but then you are among them and you think "WOW, THESE TREES ARE HUGE!"

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
giwpriestap
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Erie, Pennsylvania
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Erie, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

When you first approach the Giant Forest you think "Wow, these trees are big", but then you are among them and you think "WOW, THESE TREES ARE HUGE!"

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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Quaint and lovely parks. Few people in March. That was nice. The sequoias were amazing. And a lot softer to the touch than we expected.

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Bogota, Colombia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It was my first time in the snow. The park is beautiful, in the the road I was able to see some deers, the landscape it's astonishing and I was amazed by the length and age of the sequoias

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Mariposa, California
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We recommend the Congress Trail for snowshoeing-start at the General Sherman Tree. If you don't get there early, you might have to park in the "summer parking area" as there is limited parking by the highway. The trail starts just to the right of the General Sherman tree and you can snowshoe to many groups of big trees on a... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Really special place, to be surrounded by living trees over 2200 years old was incredible and beautiful. We were there in off season which was great, no huge crowds, it was almost like we had the place to ourselves.

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Mentor, Ohio
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The sheer height and girth of the sequoia trees is breathtaking. The snow-covered trees made for a very scenic drive along General's highway.

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Reynoldsburg, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When visiting Kings Canyon and Sequoia National Parks we were simply humbled by the majesty of these arboreal giants. There was a time when the rest of the world did not believe such magnificent trees could even possibly exist. Well, they do and if anyone has a chance to visit these two national parks it is highly recommended that they... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very large area with lots of walking but well worth the effort. Hundreds of amazing, massive trees that are among the largest in the world. Wonderful experience and should be on anyone's bucket list.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hired snowshoes and went walking in the forest. Saw lots of birds and no people! Beautiful trees, some suffering unfortunately from previous wildfires, drought and bark beetle but fantastic none the less.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

Great place to take the kids if ya'll enjoy trees and nature. We enjoyed our visit here walking and sightseeing.

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