Explore Giant Sequoia


Recent News

  • Forest Service to Begin Prescribed Burning Projects

    Kernville, California, November 3, 2014 – Kern River Ranger District Fire Management personnel are planning to implement hazardous fuel reduction projects on three mountaintops surrounding the Kern River Valley.  Two of the projects, initiated in 2013, are in the second phase. The projects are located in the mountains of Greenhorn, Piutes and Breckenridge. All projects

  • Hume Lake Clean Up Day 2014

    The Giant Sequoia National Monument Association recently co-sponsored the annual clean up day at Hume Lake.  Other co-sponsors included California Land Management’s Sequoia Recreation division and the Hume Lake Christian Camps.  A big thank you to all of our volunteers!

  • Forest hosts Public Meeting and Field Trip to discuss Wishon Project

    Forest officials on the Western Divide Ranger District are inviting interested parties to attend a public meeting, followed by an optional field trip on Saturday September 27th, 2014 starting at 10:00 a.m. at the Springville Office, 32588 HWY 190, Springville.  The Sequoia National Forest, Giant Sequoia National Monument is seeking input on a proposal to

  • USFS Sequoia National Forest Announces Public Meeting for Revised Forest Plans

    PORTERVILLE, CALIF., AUGUST 15, 2014—FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE.  The U.S. Forest Service today announced that in anticipation of releasing a Notice of Intent (NOI) at the end of this month, it has scheduled a public meeting for the Sequoia National Forest at: 6:00-8:00pm – Tuesday, September 16, Sequoia National Forest, Supervisor’s Office, 1839 South Newcomb Street,