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Recent Sequoia, Kings Canyon reviews

  • Beautiful place ! Loved our stay !

    "We stayed here on our trip to Kings Canyon and Sequoia National Park. Beautiful house and location ! The house was fully equipped with everything we needed. The owners were very prompt and helpful ! The house had lot of board games for us to play. The kitchen was fully equipped. The heaters were nest controlled -- so kool :) I think the pictures don't do full justice to the comfort of house and beauty of the place around :) We saw milkyway and shooting stars on one of the nights -- courtesy the amazing location of the house ! Such an amazing experience ! The house offers everything as promised in the description ! Thanks Elaine / Kimon for being a great host ! Would totally stay here again on my future trips to Kings Canyon / Sequoia."
    Guest: Kamiya M. Date of Stay: January 2015 Review Submitted: January 22, 2015
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  • Great Location and wonderful house!!

    "We had a wonderful time at this nice and comfortable house. The view is spectacular and there is an easy access to hiking from the house too. The house was very clean, well-maintained and the kitchen had everything we needed. Thank you Dennis for be being such a wonderful host. We would definitely rent this place again if we are in that area."
    Guest: Mamta I. Date of Stay: December 2014 Review Submitted: January 9, 2015
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  • Wondeful home, Wonderful hosts!

    "My family and I stayed with Lona and Greg in late August for four nights. This home is beautiful and warm. Lona has put her heart and soul into creating a magical space. She has an incredible eye for detail and beauty. Although we were disappointed that the river running through their back yard had dried up due to severe drought conditions, this did not hamper our stay. There are plenty of great watering holes and beautiful spots to get your feet wet close to the home. The highlight of our stay was when we were asked to stay for dinner with our hosts and their friends visiting from Hawaii. A beautiful paella and other delicious foods. Wonderful hosts and a beautiful home."
    Guest: Paige T. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 29, 2014
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  • Great Weekend Get Away

    "The location was private and allowed for relaxation. The house was exactly as described and we enjoyed the pool, spa and a movie under the stars. The owner was easy to work with especially considering the last minute rental. She was very hospitable. I will be back to rent again."
    Guest: Erika Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: October 2, 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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