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Commune with the gentle giants in the wildnerness

We took Sugarbowl (went right from the parking lot) and ascended for quite a bit before descending... read more

Reviewed August 18, 2018
Novato, California
Great Day Hike

My wife and I hiked the Sugar Bowl Trail. It took 4 hours. Saw hundreds of giant sequoias... read more

Reviewed July 17, 2018
Austin, Texas
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47050 Generals Highway, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA
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All reviews bring lots of water great hike enjoy the scenery mile drive parking area big trees hart goliath crossing downhill grove trail nature canyon road
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Reviewed August 18, 2018

We took Sugarbowl (went right from the parking lot) and ascended for quite a bit before descending into Redwood Canyon. Be prepared on this hike, whichever way you go, to go up and down. That said, what an amazingly beautiful and magical hike through these...More

Thank ronitsadventures
Reviewed July 17, 2018

My wife and I hiked the Sugar Bowl Trail. It took 4 hours. Saw hundreds of giant sequoias. Beautiful vista at the top. Really fantastic hike. Did not see a single other person during the hike!

Thank reutheralan
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful if you want to see flowers and untouched Sequoia’s. The massive Hart tree is about 4 Miles in and breath taking but we couldn’t find fallen Goliath as the trail isn’t well labeled in a few areas (such as the cabin about two miles...More

1  Thank Katadventure
Reviewed October 27, 2017

Stunning trail, well signed and managed but lots of flies the day we walked which was annoying. Strangely we were not bitten but it did partly spoil the walk as we climbed high because we could not look around easily. worth though for the glory...More

Thank pandb2
Reviewed September 26, 2017

The 2 mile drive to get here on a dirt road was worth it. The hike through the forest is beautiful. All downhill in the beginning so the hike back is uphill. Bring lots of water and a picnic to take your time.

Thank smreabold
Reviewed September 16, 2017

If you want to see lots of Sequoia trees, take this hike! Be certain to follow the trail to the Hart Tree. Maps are available from the visitor centers. Trail is well marked and maintained. It is a 7-mile hike, bring lots of water.

Thank r2d2wife
Reviewed August 23, 2017

Great place to escape the crowds and see big trees up close.We disturbed a deer.Bit of a slog towards the end but in general the gradients are fairly gentle.The creek is a good place to stop for lunch

Thank offleygrove
Reviewed August 18, 2017

We saw the sign for Redwood Canyon on our way to Kings Canyon and were curious as to what it was, as we didn't see it in the Park guide. So on our way back followed the sign to see what's at the end of...More

Thank paxa
Reviewed August 11, 2017

If you do the loop you need to be in decent shape. There are so steep areas and it is over 7 miles. You can do part and still enjoy the view and hike. You are hiking in the forest. The road to the trail...More

3  Thank Lee K
Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

I hiked this today with some friends. It is a great hike through an amazing Sequoia forest. There are plenty of trees to see, and fallen ones to climb on. The trail is fairly easy with a downhill grade going in. There is a stream...More

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