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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 »
Multiple Days: 03/16/2013, 03/23/2013, 03/30/2013, 04/06/2013Location: Potwisha Campground Overflow Parking, Sequoia National Park Time: 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Foothills Visitor Center Contact Phone Number: 559-565-4212
Join Ranger Dani Cessna to develop or build your birding skills on these easy ranger-led walks through the foothills. Each of this series of four programs will emphasize an essential key to successful birding by focusing on size and shape, color patterns, behavior, or habitat.
Dress for the weather. Bring a pencil/notepad. Binoculars/field guides provided, but feel free to bring your own if you have them.
Entrance fee required. ($20 for a seven-day pass, $30 for an annual pass).
Sat. Mar. 16: Birding by Size and Shape
Sat. Mar. 23: Birding by Color Pattern
Sat. Mar. 30: Birding by Behavior
Sat. Apr. 6: Birding by Habitat