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Address: Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA
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Inside Kings Canyon National Park is this grove of giant Sequoias.

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Grants grove is a must see if you are visiting kings canyon and sequoias national parks. The trees are beyond belief.

Reviewed 5 days ago
Carol H
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Frederick, Maryland
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Frederick, Maryland
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Grants grove is a must see if you are visiting kings canyon and sequoias national parks. The trees are beyond belief.

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Thank Carol H
Buellton, California
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Being in the Sequoias is a great experience. Far from the city hustle, it is great to be renewing my connection with nature. The park is in great condition, the only sad thing is, on the way up the mountain, you can see lots of areas where tall trees have died in past years, due to the long drought.

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New Harbor
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70 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We were there February 28th and there was a lot of snow with some roads not passable without chains but still worth seeing these magnificient trees, especially the General Grant Tree.

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1 Thank hortenseNewHarbor
San Luis Obispo, CA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Favorite area to camp in! I love Azalea campground and the visitor center. Remember, leave no trace! Do NOT write or carve on rocks, do not litter and do not feed wildlife! Pick up pet feces & throw way in trash, bury human feces & completely put out campfires. Preserve nature!

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 December 2016

I took my mom and sisters on a little excursion they had never been to the park. They were in all of the total experience.

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Laguna Beach
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Parking in summer is a hike away, in winter, there is parking just downhill from the tree along the General's Highway. General Sherman is not the oldest tree in the park, but it is the largest living organism on the earth.. awesome.

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United States
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Reviewed 25 November 2016

If you have reached Grant Grove, you must drive down and see the General Grant tree. It is the 3rd largest by volume. but also, the area surrounding it is beautiful! The walk from the car is only about 5-6 minutes, so it is easy for everyone. Beside General Grant, you can walk through a fallen tree. Take 30-60 minutes... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

The General Grant tree - the third largest tree in the world by volume - has been dubbed the nation's Christmas tree and is surrounded by several equally impressive neighboring giants.

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Arlington, Texas
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Reviewed 24 October 2016

Kind of a mixed stop. Definitely go, but when we went, the visitor's center was closed, the shop was small and kind of empty. At least go see General Grant tree.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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Reviewed 24 October 2016

There is nothing like the majesty of the Sequoias! We spent a good hour meandering the trail to and from General Grant. My wife wanted to HUG a sequoia, so she did and she was amazed. "It's so soft" she said. The grandeur is beyond belief.

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