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

2019 Annual Dinner April 6th

The GSNMA Annual Dinner will be held on April 6, 2019, at the Lamp Liter Inn, 3300 W. Mineral King Avenue, in Visalia, CA 93291.This year's speaker will be Rachel Smith, Forest Supervisor of the Giant Sequoia National Monument and the Sequoia National Forest.Cost is $45 per person.

Forest Ranger District recognized by the Region

SPRINGVILLE, Calif. – The Western Divide Ranger District of the Sequoia National Forest was awarded “District of the Year” at the 9th Annual Pacific Southwest Regional Forester’s Honor Awards Ceremony, held December 12, 2018 in Sacramento.