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Lakes Trail in Sequoia National Park

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA
+1 559-565-3766
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At least try to make it to Heather Lake.

We were feeling ambitious. We wanted to make a day hike to Pear Lake. About 2 miles into our... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Marietta, Georgia
Family trip

This was so beautiful! Words can never describe the serenity you feel while driving with the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Evie B
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We were feeling ambitious. We wanted to make a day hike to Pear Lake. About 2 miles into our hike, snow covered the trail. So, we could not take the planned route by the Watchtower Trail. Instead, we loosely followed the trail blazes mounted on...More

Thank luv4phood
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was so beautiful! Words can never describe the serenity you feel while driving with the forest with giant trees. I wanted to go to the museum they had but it was so busy there wasn't any parking ( we happened to go on free...More

Thank Evie B
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

What a place! We saw one of the largest trees in the world (General Sherman), climbed up to the top of Moro Rock, drove through the tunnel log, and simply enjoyed being surrounded by absolutely breathtaking scenery. One main word of caution: If you are...More

2  Thank femaleboxer
Reviewed 23 February 2017

I love this trail! I've hiked it a couple times to Pear Lake! Beautiful lakes along the way. I love how you start out surrounded by beautiful trees and then end up above the tree line with gorgeous granite mtns. Remember, leave no trace! Do...More

Thank Backpacker_0905
Reviewed 9 November 2016

We went about 2 miles up the Twin Lakes Trail from the end of the Wuksachi Lodge road. The trail is a bit of up and down, across beautiful creeks, in the dense forest, a bit in open areas, near massive granite outcrops. Wish we'd...More

2  Thank Kathy984
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

My oh my what a beautiful place to visit, the drive was beautiful with lots of twists and turns the scenery was stunning, first time I have seen redwoods and they didn't disappoint, the are so tall and the trunks so wide, Kings Canyon was...More

Thank Christine G
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

This park is by far one of the best I've seen. The trails are good the trees are great. Looking at the oldest tree was pretty amazing. We used Sequoia Seeing Tours and Brad the driver was the best. There wasn't a question he could...More

Thank DPC6969
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Take this trail all the way to Pear Lake for fabulous views. Be sure and take the Watchman route. We hiked 89 miles in Sequoia and Kings Canyon. This trail ranks among the best!

Thank Vicki R
Reviewed 17 July 2016

It's a bit long, 12 miles, but not difficult. You go through a beautiful forest, and then you're out in the open with wonderful Sierra views, lakes,flowers, granite galore.

1  Thank Kay64
Reviewed 17 June 2016

I have hiked on this trail twice, the last time, staying overnight at Pear Lake. It's a great hike. But if you are not in shape, then don't try it. It's a little tough. Uneven rocks on trail, consistent elevation climb, etc. ****PLEASE OBEY THE...More

5  Thank Backpacker_0905
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Carly W
Is this trail accessible in Mid-March?
20 February 2017|
Response from DPC6969 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know best to call the park directly.