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Panoramic Point

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA
+1 559-565-3341
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Nice vista point and trailhead to Park Ridge Trail

The entry point of the road to Panoramic Point is a bit tricky to find. We knew it was opposite... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
paxa
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Great spot for early morning views

A ranger at the visitor center recommended this point and the trail heading toward the fire lookout... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
USAwalkers
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Davis, California
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“park ridge” (5 reviews)
“parking area” (11 reviews)
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA
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+1 559-565-3341
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The entry point of the road to Panoramic Point is a bit tricky to find. We knew it was opposite Grant Grove but there didn't seem to be a sign for it so took us a couple of passes before figuring it out. To get...More

Thank paxa
Reviewed 1 week ago

A ranger at the visitor center recommended this point and the trail heading toward the fire lookout (you can visit if it's staffed by volunteers). Lovely trail along the ridge.

Thank USAwalkers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you stay in Grant Village (we stayed in John Muir Lodge) you just take the road to the right of the hotel up the hill on a curvy road to the peak where you have great views - we went for sunset. It's an...More

Thank Travelin M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Narrow road was not fun to drive but it was worth it! Nothing short of breath taking! You will be glad you went up the road.

Thank cherylsm2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This spot has great views of the Sierras. The road up to the lookout is winding. There is ample parking. There are similar views from many of the road turn offs, butt this is a great place to go at night to see the stars....More

Thank Rodney B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First the entrance is not clearly marked. It is right across from the entrance to Grants Grove. The road is VERY narrow and windy but that does not stop people from driving too fast. It takes about 45 minutes to drive there. Once we got...More

Thank Eva P
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Panorama Point can be reached by a short drive and brief walk. It has a handicapped accessible trail as well as a regular trail. The view from the top is awesome, especially early and late in the day.

Thank adventure58
Reviewed 19 June 2017

The twisty drive to the top leads to a small 10 person opening to get a view from the top. Not worth the time.

1  Thank Ruby33020
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Well worth the two-mile drive from the John Muir Lodge. The road to the point is next to the lodge and is curvy and about 1 1/2 lanes wide so be careful. Once at the top you will see Hume Lake and much snow in...More

2  Thank Huachucakid
Reviewed 7 June 2017

When you get to this viewpoint along the highway, take the time out for the views. They are magnificent!

1  Thank andyhg
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