What? : When visiting Kings Canyon National Park you will have the opportunity to see the dramatic landscape of the Sierra high mountain peaks, the deep King river canyon, several waterfalls, cavern, and the world's second largest tree, General Grant Sequoia tree.
Where? : Kings Canyon National Park is located in the heart of California central Sierra mountains, adjusted to Sequoia National Park. Driving 60 miles east of Fresno on highway 180 will bring you to the park entrance, additional 35 miles of scenic drive on highway 180 east (dead end drive) will take you from the high mountains at the park entrance to the deep canyon of the King River.
Due note 1: Highway 180 road in Kings Canyon is closed during winter month when deep snow covers the road, usually between Jan to March.
Due note 2: Along the main park road (highway 180) there are many viewing point turnouts, be ready to stop and enjoy the view from a safe place.
Due note 3: At summertime it is usually hot so when you plan your hikes take this into consideration.
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