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Kings Canyon

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This amazing view is taken from the Eastern border of Kings Canyon National Park, on the Kearsarge Pass. A healthy day hike from the parking lot at Onion Valley (9000' elevation) to the Pass at 11,000'. Elevations in this park range from oak lands at 3000' to steep mountain peaks of 13,000'
Kings Canyon High Co
Kings Canyon High Co
Kearsarge Pass
Kearsarge Pass
Sequoia Kings Canyon
Sequoia Kings Canyon
Inyo Mountains Map
Inyo Mountains Map
Sequoia Park Map
Sequoia Park Map
elevation: 4000' population: 100 zip code: 93633

Mountain

terrain:
Deep granite gorge in the Sierra Nevada mountains


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location:
Tulare County
East of Fresno
Hwy 180, dead ends in the Sierras

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recreation:

  • backpacking
  • camping
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • Grant Grove
  • kayaking
  • horse pack trips
  • picnicking
  • caverns & caves
  • waterfalls
  • river rafting
  • parks, forests, rivers & lakes:

  • Hume Lake
  • Sequoia National Park
  • Sequoia National Forest
  • Inyo National Forest
  • Kings Canyon National Park
  • Kings River California
  • kings canyon campgrounds

    Hume Lake Campground
    Princess Campground NPS
    Aspen Hollow @ Hume Lake
    Big Meadows Cabin
    Stony Creek Campground NPS
    Big Meadows Road #14S11
    Riverland RV Resort Hwy 99
    Kings River Camping

    tent camping

    description:
    A very scenic drive, via a curvy highway that cuts thru farmlands, oak foothills, sequoia groves, granite walls with caverns & eventually ends up at a hiking/camping/waterfall paradise called Cedar Grove... the eastern far end of Hwy 180. Kings River is the longest river in the Sierras!

    nearby towns:
    Badger
    Fresno
    Reedley
    Sequoia National Park
    Visalia
    Clovis
    Pine Flat
    Three Rivers
    Orosi
    Grant Grove
    local links:

    Lodgepole Visitor Center
    Generals Highway, Sequoia National Park
    559-565-3341
    https://www.nps.gov/seki/

    Kings River Life Magazine
    Kings River Rafting Expeditions
    Crystal Cave Sequoia
    Kings River Trail
    Wildfire 2021: KNP Complex Fire

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