• 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 »

Post Office

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Old post office with ranger standing in front
Old log-cabin post office with park ranger and others standing in front. Sign above door reads "Ranger Post Office."          NPS Photo
 

There are two post offices in the parks. Outside Sequoia Park, about seven miles west of the entrance on Hwy 198 at Ash Mountain is the Three Rivers Post Office.

At Lodgepole Village:
The Post Office located behind the main Lodgepole Visitor Center and Market has closed and will no longer be staffed. The lobby is open 24 hours for dropping off letters and postcards only (with postage). No postage stamps available. For backpacking resupply packages: Use the Grant Grove Post Office mailing address below for a resupply point.

At Grant Grove Village:
The Post Office is north of the visitor center and gift shop in the same building as the market. Hours vary. Lobby & stamp machine available 24 hours. Address visitor mail and backpackers' resupply packages to: c/o General Delivery, Kings Canyon NP, CA 93633. 559-335-2499

The Nearest Post Office Outside Sequoia National Park
Located at 40857 Sierra Drive (Highway 198) in Three Rivers, CA 93271, 7 miles west of the park entrance. 559-561-4261

Did You Know?

1890 map of Sequoia National Park.

Sequoia National Park is the second-oldest national park in the United States. It was created by Congress on September 25, 1890. General Grant National Park (the area now called Grant Grove), was designated soon after. Only Yellowstone National Park, created in 1872, is older. More...