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We went early on a Tuesday and didn't get any traffic going in the park. We did some hiking and... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2015
Debbie D
San Diego, California
We Loved our Visit!

This park is HUGE! We loved visiting the "giants." The tree called "The President" was a... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2015
Janet R
Santa Clarita, California
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Reviewed 17 June 2016

I have hiked on this trail twice, the last time, staying overnight at Pear Lake. It's a great hike. But if you are not in shape, then don't try it. It's a little tough. Uneven rocks on trail, consistent elevation climb, etc. ****PLEASE OBEY THE...More

7  Thank Backpacker_0905
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

If you're not in a good shape, don't have an entire day, or don't intend to do a serious hiking, don't take the lake trails. There are many shorter, easier and paved trails in the Giant Forest area that are more enjoyable instead of challenging....More

8  Thank nanayu
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Reviewed 23 July 2015

We went early on a Tuesday and didn't get any traffic going in the park. We did some hiking and saw some beautiful trees. just gorgeous.

Thank Debbie D
Reviewed 19 July 2015

This park is HUGE! We loved visiting the "giants." The tree called "The President" was a favorite. There is a bench in front of it that leans back. You can gaze up and enjoy the huge Sequoias.

Thank Janet R
Reviewed 19 July 2015

I absolutely loved Sequoia National Park. No photo could do justice to the ancient trees. You just don't get the true impression of the size of these mammoths. I wish we had more time to do some hiking but we were able to stop at...More

3  Thank CS192
Reviewed 18 July 2015

Well kept park. Built a retaining wall which really keeps you feeling safe as you drive around the Mountain roads.

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Reviewed 7 July 2015

This park was amazing! Great trails and beautiful scenery. I was only able to spend one day in the park. Now that I know what's there I will be back for an extended stay.

Thank EMGoodson
Reviewed 6 July 2015

My family and I went to Sequoia National Park, through the south entrance. Because we had an RV that was 25 feet, we were instructed not to take it into the park and instead take the shuttle from a spot where we could park the...More

4  Thank Audrey M
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Tata (67), Nana (61) and the grandkids 17 and 11, did the trail on day 5 of a 7 day stay at Lodgepole campground last week. Took 3 hrs. 10 min to get to heather Lake, where the 11 YO and Nana stopped while Tata...More

1  Thank Helen L
Reviewed 30 June 2015

If you want to see the great Giants, you won't be disappointed. Plan on spending at least an entire day in the park if you are not camping there. With so many places to stop and explore, you may never get to everything! It does...More

1  Thank Ychick11
Reviewed 29 June 2015

This has been an one of experiences in lifetime. The giant size of the Sequoia trees will feel you look dwarf. Do visit both the National parks to see the scenic drive that is beautiful and Serene. Have a night spent at the many Campgrounds...More

2  Thank crdebata
Reviewed 29 June 2015

You will be amazed at the GIANT Sequoia trees on this tour. If you get a good tour guide (Paul Bishoff), you not only will see these giant trees, but also bears, deer, and other wildlife. Since Paul grew up around the area, he was...More

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14 January 2018|
Response from Leonard G M | Reviewed this property |
That will be rough.... Shalom