• Giant Sequoia Trees

    Sequoia & Kings Canyon

    National Parks California

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  • The Generals Highway "Road Between the Parks" is OPEN

    The section of road between Lodgepole (Sequoia) and Grant Grove (Kings Canyon) is open. Call 559-565-3341 (press 1, 1) for 24-hour road updates.

  • 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 »

  • 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 »

  • 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 »

The 2013 Facebook Photo Contest

Here are the winners of the parks' 2013 Facebook Photo Contest. The categories were Scenic, Wildlife, Sequoias, and Fan Favorite. Please visit Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park Facebook Account to see all the stunning photos submitted.

 
Fin Dome Sunrise by Matt Cooper for web
Scenic - Fin Dome Sunrise
Photo Courtesy of Matt Cooper
 
Cold Coyote by Amy Lepp
Wildlife - Cold Coyote
Photo Courtesy of Amy Lepp
 
The Parker Group at Night by Stefan Barycki web
Sequoias - Parker Goup at Night
Photo courtesy of Stefan Barycki
 
Sequoia Morning Whitney by Steven Gadeki web

Fan Favorite - Sequoia Morning Whitney

Photo courtesy of Steven Gadecki

Thanks to all who particpated in the photo contest.

 

Did You Know?

Woodcuts from park newspaper symbolizing three special areas in the parks.

The park newspaper (The Guide) comes out five times a year. It covers Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Parks, and the Hume Lake area of Sequoia National Forest and Giant Sequoia National Monument. Planning a trip? See the most recent issue for the season you expect to be here and see what to expect. More...