National Monument Association

Explore Giant Sequoia



The Giant Sequoia National Monument is a 328,000-acre U.S. National Monument located in the southern Sierra Nevada. It is administered by the U.S. Forest Service as part of the Sequoia National Forest and includes 38 of the 39 Giant Sequoia  groves that are located in that Forest. The Giant Sequoia National Monument Association supports educational and recreational programs that enhance and facilitate the sustainable management, protection, public enjoyment, and stewardship of the Monument and the surrounding public lands. Use this website as a way to begin your journey of exploring the region.


Recent News

12/7/2020 – Sequoia NF Campground Closures

Developed campgrounds in the Sequoia National Forest are currently closed to the public to reduce the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Some day use areas remain open to the public. Visit the official USFS Sequoia National Forest website for more detailed information.

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Forest Ranger District recognized by the Region

Western Divide Ranger District of the Sequoia National Forest was awarded “District of the Year”.

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