Greetings from Sequoia National Park

In 1976 about I was in this park and was walking alone when up beside the trail a small distance away was a bear! I turned to run but didn’t. In a flash I thought of climbing up a tree and the running all the way back to LA. It seemed later in the trip that sacred was written in the blue sky and that is what the land is - sacred.

Sincerely,
Gayle

Sequoia National Park

Sequoia National Park is home to the tallest mountain in the Lower 48 and the largest tree on earth. Mount Whitney's granite peak rises 14,505 feet above sea level on the arduous High Sierra trail. General Sherman, a sequoia in the Giant Forest, is the world's most voluminous living tree specimen, standing 275 feet high with a base circumference of over 100 feet. The park also features spectacular waterfalls and more than 200 marble caves.

State(s): California

Established: 1890

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