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Recent Sequoia, Kings Canyon reviews

  • FAMILY ADVENTURE

    "We had a great time at this cabin with our family of 4 (2 adults, 2 toddlers!) Our kids loved all the toys, books, and games provided at the house. Everything you need to feel right as home is waiting for you. The beds are super comfy, towels are soft and cozy, and everything is well kept. We enjoyed our first day hiking at Balch Park (a twisty trip up the mountain but worth the drive to see the huge sequoia trees and hidden falls!). Our second day was spent hiking Lower Coffee Camp, a lunch at The Hamburger Stand in Springville, followed by a hike of the wildflowers. If you have small children (like we do!), be sure to bring a backpack carrier as the hikes involve a lot of boulders and require balance (not something toddler are very good at!). We hope to return to the cabin later this summer so we can enjoy the pool (it never got warm enough this trip) and to hopefully jump in the waters at the Hidden Falls and Lower Coffee Camp!"
    Guest: Munoz Family Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: May 11, 2014
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  • Family Vacation

    "Great fit for a large group... everyone had plenty of room! Kings Canyon was about 30/45 min drive up the windy road. .. but we all had a great time! We think the grills on the big bbq need a lil upgrade... old with a few holes on the grills and a few rooms need new mattress but the lil things did not stop us from having a great time! Far Away from the grocery so make sure you bring plenty of food! Everything was clean and in good condition! Thank you for having us! And thank you Melinda for all your help!"
    Guest: Lydia Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 17, 2014
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  • Just the perfect place!

    "We, parents & 2 teens, stayed at this perfect cabin for three days in November. Perfectly located in a ranch, not far from Sequoia and Kings canyon, quiet, clean and beautiful. From the first moment you enter the place you feel like at home. The kitchen is better eqquipped that mine :-), the beds and linnen are so comfortable, washing machine, drier, central heating, it has everything you need, even lots of films to relax after a day hikking... Herb and Sandy, an adorable couple, will help you with the places to visit and share their love for nature. Thank you!"
    Guest: Laura & Christophe Date of Stay: November 2014 Review Submitted: November 14, 2014
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  • Just simply AMAZING!

    "Absolutely beautiful! Secluded, private, and the studio is very cozy and nice! Perfect place for a romantic get-away! The owners have put so much thought down to the little details that it just makes this place the perfect place to get away. Studio is very clean and has everything you need. It's a perfect star gazing place as well. At night go out and sit on the chairs and watch shooting stars and the Milky Way Galaxy. At dusk the bats come and feed off any bugs on the water. Really cool to see!! The perfect, most upscale place to stay if you want to go into Sequoia, since it's right at the base. I just couldn't get over how beautiful it was. We spent one day up in Sequoia but couldn't wait to get back to our own little paradise! Do yourself a favor and book this place, guaranteed you will not regret it!"
    Guest: AdventureSeeker Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: July 28, 2014
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Sequoia, Kings Canyon Travel Tips

Year-Round Explorations at Sequoia and Kings Canyon Vacation Rentals

The parks are open all year long to visitors and each season brings its own range of attractions. The vast majority of visitors travel during the summer months of July and August. Be aware if you are planning traveling during peak season that the access roads can sometimes get congested, and the campsites and picnic sites can get very full. This is one of the reasons why staying in a vacation home is a great idea. You can still go exploring and sightseeing by day and in the evening, you can return to your own private cabin. In the spring, the valleys are covered with a mass of colorful wild flowers. The Sequoia trees are sometimes still covered with snow and the rivers are generally swift. Be cautious if going fishing as the currents in the rivers can be very strong.

By June, summer has generally set in with warm sunny days inviting exploration. Enjoy nature trails and guided walks where you can spot birds and other wildlife. Autumn is a great time to visit the parks. Not only are the fall colors magnificent but the park is also generally less crowded. Some of the sites such as the Crystal Cave close in late October so make sure that you travel before then. In the winter months, the region generally receives heavy snowfalls. Some of the campsites remain open and rangers offer guided snowshoe walks through the park. If you enjoy the tranquility of wintertime, this is the season for you to visit.

Visitors to Sequoia and Kings Canyon Cabins

Sequoia and Kings Canyon are two parks that are great to explore with the family. At both parks, you will find information centers where you can arrange guided ranger hikes and attend informative talks and film presentations. There are extensive wildlife viewing opportunities and visitors must be aware of the dangers that larger animals, such as bear, pose. If you are at a picnic site, do not lay the food out in the open as it could attract wild animals. One of the greatest attractions is the General Sherman Tree reported to be the largest single-trunk tree in the world. Nearby is the Giant Forest Museum where you can learn more about the natural habitat of the area. There are also the Crystal Caves which are generally only open during the summer months.

Finding Your Way to Sequoia and Kings Canyon Lodging

Sequoia and Kings Canyon are two adjacent State Parks located in the Sierra Nevada Mountains in California. The parks are within an easy day's drive from Los Angeles, Sacramento, Oakland or San Francisco. Allow for between three to five hours for the drive. There are no buses or train routes to the parks. If traveling from further afield, the nearest airport is the Fresno Yosemite International Airport. From there, you can rent a car and drive the remaining 60 or so miles to the park entrance.

Sierra Nevada Vacation Rentals near Sequoia and Kings Canyon

The vacation homes in the Sierra Nevada Mountains are an ideal choice for a family vacation. Spacious homes set in beautiful natural surroundings provide the ideal base for exploring the region. Comfortable and spacious living areas often have fireplaces. These are ideal for crowding around in the evenings and catching up on the day's explorations and activities. Kitchens that are equipped with a host of modern appliances make holiday catering convenient. Most homes have large refrigerators so you can stock up for the duration of your stay.

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