The giant sequoia (Sequoiadendron giganteum) is the world's largest tree. It grows naturally only in a narrow mile band of mixed conifer forest on the western slopes of the Sierra Nevada mountain range in California.
The Giant Sequoia National Monument Management Plan was completed in August Northern Portion. Sep 14, For more information, please contactor [email protected] Despite the closure of neighboring Sequoia, Sierra, and Inyo national forests, Kings Canyon National Park remains open. California State Highway (the Kings Canyon Scenic Byway) will Location: Generals Highway, Three Rivers,CA.
The Sequoia is one of nineteen National Forests in California. It takes its name from the giant sequoia, the world's largest tree, which grows in more than 30 groves in the forest's lower elevation slopes.
The Sequoia's landscape is as spectacular as its trees. Soaring granite monoliths, glacier-carved canyons, roaring whitewater, and more. May 26, A Land of Giants. This dramatic landscape testifies to nature's size, beauty, and diversity- huge mountains, rugged foothills, deep canyons, vast caverns, and the world's largest trees.
The parks lie side by side in the southern Sierra Nevada east of the San Joaquin Valley. Weather varies a lot by season and elevation, which ranges from 1, Missing: Encino CA. Sequoia Reservations: Sequoia National Park, the Highway entrance, and our lodging at Wuksachi Lodge are currently closed through September If you have any questions or concerns, please contact our Reservations Office at For more information on closures and air quality, please visit the official National Park Service website.
Jul 19, Air quality information, including forecasts for the park, can provide resources on how reduce exposure to smoke, what we do, and what the public can do. Information E-mail List If you would like to be added to the Fire Information Office e-mail list, be sure to include your name, e-mail address, phone number, and organization if applicable.