Chimney Tree

A burned out giant sequoia trunk still stands upright
Park visitors getting a closer look at the Chimney Tree

Quick Facts
Along the Cresent Meadow / Log Meadow trail loop.

Audio Description, Scenic View/Photo Spot

This sequoia burned in 1914. For over a century, the hollow trunk has slowly weathered but remains in remarkably good condition. What do you think it will look like in another hundred years?

Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Parks

Last updated: December 6, 2023