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 »
Teacher's Workshop scheduled on January 26, 2013. Learn about standards-based programs given by park rangers, provide input about classroom programs and future needs, education programs in the parks, and more. For full details on the workshop and how to register, please click on the link above.
Contact the Education Coordinator for information regarding upcoming teacher's workshops. The Sequoia Natural History Association (SNHA) also offers field seminars to the public for all levels of ability and ages. Check the SNHA website for more information.
Did You Know?
The Mineral King area of Sequoia National Park contains one of the finest examples of alpine karst topography in the United States. More than 30 caves, 15 springs, dozens of sinkholes, blind valleys, and sinking streams occur in this area.