• Giant Sequoia Trees

    Sequoia & Kings Canyon

    National Parks California

Vegetation Links

View of Vidette Meadow looking up Bubbs Creek toward the Sierra Crest
Vidette Meadow in Kings Canyon National Park. Wet meadows are among the many biodiversity hotspots protected by the parks.
National Park Service/Rick Cain

Did You Know?

Thermometer shows temperature of 100 degrees.

The record high temperature in the foothills of Sequoia National Park is 118 degrees F, reached in July, 2007. Three times in the last decade it has hit 114 degrees. Is this one sign of global warming?