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This is not a busting hike, but it is a nice way to get acquainted with the territory and find... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2018
Las Vegas, Nevada
Shake the crowds

Nice trail which tkes you north of the Grant Tree and away from most of the crowds. Take your time... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2017
Charlottetown, Canada
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Reviewed 17 July 2018

Did the north grove loop trail, after visiting the General Grant tree. Nice short hike. Some evidence of recent forest fires.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank reutheralan
Reviewed 13 May 2018

This is not a busting hike, but it is a nice way to get acquainted with the territory and find some beautiful stands of trees. A good hike to start with on your stay.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 1dudley
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Nice trail which tkes you north of the Grant Tree and away from most of the crowds. Take your time and enjoy the view of giants.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Spuddler
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

This was recommended by the visitor centre and we were given a guide describing the route. Starts at Grant tree lower car park (bus parking) and not sure we could've followed it correctly without the guide. It's a lovely, easy walk and you can see...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank JKerr88
Reviewed 31 July 2017

From the trail description we felt this would make a pleasant relatively short circular walk. Soon after the start of the walk the trail was signed in two directions. We followed the direction indicated on the map and expected to come to a meadow relatively...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank RoverP
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

I hiked this at night as it was near our lodge and seemed easy to follow in the dark. It leaves from the far north end of the General Grant parking lot. The description says that it loops a meadow and that there are many...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank RodneyB399
Reviewed 26 June 2017

This is an easily accessed trail right from the Grant Grove parking lot. Although the lot fills up fast, the North Grove Trail was empty when we were on it. We saw 4 people at the beginning, but after that - we had this gorgeous...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank ccindyk48
Reviewed 4 October 2016

After viewing the Grant Tree we decided to take a hike along the 1.8 mile North Grove Loop Trail. We are so glad we did. This somewhat challenging hike took us around an hour with a short stop on a stump for a snack. While...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank John S
Reviewed 1 August 2016

it was amazing - came recommended by a ranger and was so worth it - very quiet trail yet enough so it felt safe - very beautiful

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank carolineintucson
Reviewed 19 May 2016

This walk was recommended was recommended by the Visitors Center Staff. The surface is an old road and easy to walk. The last part of the walk is going up a grade but not too steep. Access the trailhead from the rear of the RV...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank dunn2002
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