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Giant Sequoia picture in Sequoia National Park
Giant Forest picture in Sequoia National Park
General Sherman Tree picture in Sequoia National Park
Crystal Cave picture in Sequoia National Park
Moro Rock picture in Sequoia National Park
Hiking picture in Sequoia National Park
Tunnel Log picture in Sequoia National Park
Kings Canyon Scenic Byway picture in Sequoia National Park
Winter picture in Sequoia National Park
Sequoias picture in Sequoia National Park
Bear picture in Sequoia National Park
Fallen Tree picture in Sequoia National Park
Camping picture in Sequoia National Park
Trails picture in Sequoia National Park
Moro Rock picture in Sequoia National Park
Picnic picture in Sequoia National Park
General Sherman Tree picture in Sequoia National Park

When Sequoia National Park was established in 1890, it was America's second national park. It was the first created to protect a living organism: Sequoiadendron giganteum. Paola Moschitto-Assenmacher / EyeEm Getty Images

Trail signs like this one for the Giant Forest can be found all over Sequoia National Park. Elena Pueyo Getty Images

The world's largest tree is the General Sherman Tree, standing 275 feet tall. Pierdelune Getty Images

The stalactites inside the Crystal Cave come in many formations. Meinzahn Getty Images

Moro Rock offers stunning views of the park. Peter Amend Getty Images

While you're hiking through the Giant Forest, stop to marvel at the General Sherman Tree. Ingram Publishing Getty Images

Driving through the Tunnel Log, a tunnel cut through a fallen giant sequoia, is a perfect photo op. Allard Schager Getty Images

Located between Sequoia National Park and Kings Canyon, the 50-mile-long Kings Canyon Scenic Byway is a popular drive. J. Nunag Getty Images

In winter, the park can seem magical and quiet when blanketed by snow. Peter Amend Getty Images

It is easy to feel tiny next to a sequoia tree. Daniel Viñé Garcia Getty Images

Visitors might catch a glimpse of a black bear while in the park. Bear encounters can be exciting, but remember to be respectful and give the bear its space. Never get between a female bear and her cubs and make sure all food is contained. Westend61 Getty Images

An impressive view of a fallen sequoia. Daniel Viñé Garcia Getty Images

Even in winter, visitors like to camp in Sequoia National Park. Three campgrounds in Sequoia and Kings Canyon national parks are open year-round. Kyle Sparks Getty Images

There are several wheelchair accessible trails to explore, including the Big Trees Trail, a nearly 1- mile path that begins at the Giant Forest Museum and circles the Round Meadow. Another accessible trail begins at the Generals Highway, 2 miles north of the Giant Forest Museum, which leads to the General Sherman Tree. JLPH Getty Images

It's worth the hike to enjoy the views from Moro Rock. pkh106 Getty Images

You'll find plenty of picnic areas within Sequoia National Park. All have restrooms and some even have water and barbecue grills.  Peter Amend Getty Images

The General Sherman Tree is the world's largest tree, measured by volume.  demerzel21 Getty Images

Giant Sequoia picture in Sequoia National Park
Giant Forest picture in Sequoia National Park
General Sherman Tree picture in Sequoia National Park
Crystal Cave picture in Sequoia National Park
Moro Rock picture in Sequoia National Park
Hiking picture in Sequoia National Park
Tunnel Log picture in Sequoia National Park
Kings Canyon Scenic Byway picture in Sequoia National Park
Winter picture in Sequoia National Park
Sequoias picture in Sequoia National Park
Bear picture in Sequoia National Park
Fallen Tree picture in Sequoia National Park
Camping picture in Sequoia National Park
Trails picture in Sequoia National Park
Moro Rock picture in Sequoia National Park
Picnic picture in Sequoia National Park
General Sherman Tree picture in Sequoia National Park

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