A Guide to Hiking in Sequoia National Park

Author's Note

Hikers in California flock to places like the Redwood and Yosemite National parks, neglecting some of the lesser known parks, forests, and wildernesses. While there is no mistaking the appeal of these destinations, not exploring other options is a mistake. Sequoia National Park and its neighbor to the north, Kings Canyon National Park, offer stunning views, an abundance of flora and fauna, and great hiking at all levels. Best of all, they're far less crowded than their more popular sister parks. If you haven't been to Sequoia, it is well worth the trip.

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