Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks Institute Stage 2 Fire Restrictions
Effective July 28, 2014, the parks are in Stage 2 fire restrictions. See link below for more information. These restrictions will remain in place until further notice. More »
Road Construction Delays on Park Roads for 2014 Season
Expect occasional 15-minute to 1-hour delays in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks on weekdays only (times vary), including delays to/from the General Sherman Tree, Crystal Cave, and Grant Grove. More »
Vehicle Length Limits in Sequoia National Park (if Entering/Exiting Hwy 198)
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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