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General Grant Tree Trail

Grant Tree Road, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA 93628
+1 559-565-3341
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Try the ends of the day

doubt this attraction is ever empty, but as we were staying in Grant Village we could go any time... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
BadgerCT
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Wonderful Grove

The trail to the Grant Tree was easy with a number of other sights to see along the way. The Grant... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Robert S
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San Ramon, California
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Grant Tree Road, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA 93628
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Reviewed 2 days ago

doubt this attraction is ever empty, but as we were staying in Grant Village we could go any time we liked. We tried when we arrived mid-afternoon and the car park was full so walked down from the village late afternoon and almost had it...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The trail to the Grant Tree was easy with a number of other sights to see along the way. The Grant Tree was awe inspiring and the Giant Sequoia are among the oldest and biggest living things on earth. This is a nice trail and...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's an easy loop trail to the General Grant tree. Unfortunatly we had the bad luck there stopped a big French tourist bus at the same time as us, so the path was a bit crowded. The walk along the trees was good, but we...More

Thank AnkeDS
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This place was amazing!! Almost unbelievable! Felt like I was on a movie set for the enchanted forest!! This place is a must see!!

1  Thank tloml2012
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This is a very accessible trail. The trail is wide and well marked. It is a beautiful walk in the woods.

Thank Bobbie S
Reviewed 30 October 2017

The Grant Grove parking area is a short distance from the General’s Highway on a paved road. The walk to the General Grant Tree itself is a loop, about a third of a mile in total length, with a slight incline to the Tree itself....More

1  Thank gypsyuno
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Liked this trail way better than general sherman. Less crowds, a lovely loop that you can see an old cabin, go down into an old tree trunk, and the trees... outstanding

1  Thank ozzieamy
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Just a short hike to the General Grant giant sequoia tree. Beautiful tree is fenced and the trail circles around the tree so you can observe fire marks, and all aspects of the tree. Information displays provide details to enhance understanding of what you are...More

1  Thank Sylvia C
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We thought this was better than the sherman tree. The giant trees at kings canyon looked healthier and happier than at sequoia NP. This was much easier to get to than sherman. The path is flat and easy to walk around. Also much shorter. We...More

Thank Tweetcoz
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

When entering the national park from the northern entrance, this will be the first attraction you will encounter. Don't miss this. Coupled with the General Sherman tree and the Forest of the Giants, this is a beautiful area. Make them a must see if you...More

1  Thank drjcraven
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Vickie W
28 September 2016|
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Response from Tommy J | Reviewed this property |
Unless you plan to do a lot of hiking or just sitting around relaxing along the river you will not need a full day in Kings Canyon.
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Paula R
27 July 2015|
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Response from Aalexsmith | Reviewed this property |
Hello, obviously late on a response but I hope you were able to find that the trees were near each other and you were able to see both.
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