You May Have Trouble Calling Us
We are experiencing technical problems receiving incoming phone calls. We apologize for the inconvenience. Please send us an email to SEKI_Interpretation@nps.gov or check the "More" link for trip-planning information. More »
Call for Current Status of The Generals Highway "Road Between the Parks"
The section of road between Lodgepole (Sequoia) and Grant Grove (Kings Canyon) will close with the first significant snowstorm after Jan. 6, 2014, and is expected to remain closed through Apr. 15, 2014. Call 559-565-3341 (press 1, 1) for 24-hour status. More »
Be Prepared! Tire Chains or Cables May Be Required in the Parks at Any Time
All vehicles must carry chains or cables when entering a chain-restricted area. It's the law (CA Vehicle Code, Section 605, Sections 27450-27503). Road conditions may change often. For road conditions, call 559-565-3341 (press 1, 1). More »
Vehicle Length Limits in Sequoia National Park (if Entering/Exiting Hwy 198)
Planning to see the "Big Trees" in Sequoia National Park? If you enter/exit via Hwy. 198, please pay close attention to vehicle length advisories for your safety and the safety of others. More »
Parks as Classrooms
Invite a ranger into your Classroom! Rangers in the Classroom programs are multi-grade, curriculum-based programs that enable park rangers to visit elementary schools throughout Tulare County, CA. Students are introduced to the great outdoors of Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks, and encouraged to be stewards of the parks and of nature in their own neighborhoods.
Rangers in the Classroom
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Bring your class to the parks! Ranger-led field trips are now available for school groups, grades 2-6. You can visit the foothills at Hospital Rock, or the giant sequoias in the Grant Grove and Big Stump areas. These curriculum-based programs involve hands-on investigations and explorations, and are taught collaboratively by rangers and teachers.