Create an account

Start your adventure today.

    0

    Already a member? Login

    McKinley Grove of Giant Sequoias Trail

    Difficulty
    This reflects the 10Adventures difficulty rating for each route. We aim to keep ratings consistent across regions.
    Very Easy
    Duration
    This reflects the estimated time the majority of users will take on this trail. If you are slower, add time to the top-end figure. If you are fast, then you may complete this route faster than this time range.
    0.5h
    Distance
    This reflects the return distance of this route as measured by the GPS file.
    0.5 km
    Elevation
    This reflects the total elevation gained throughout this route as measured by the GPS file. This includes all ascents and descents, and is higher than what is quoted in most route guides, which simply measure the distance between the starting-point and high-point of the route.
    10 m
    User Ratings
    These ratings are completed by users who have completed this trail and not subject to reviews by 10Adventures.
    Be the first to add a review!
    Directions to Trailhead

    The McKinley Grove of Giant Sequoias Trail is an easy-going, accessible adventure in the Sierra National Forest. Unlike most sequoia groves, this route boasts a more secluded experience. Wander through the giant trees and revel in their beauty.

    View McKinley Grove of Giant Sequoias Trail on Map

    View Map

    Join our newsletter

    Get a weekly dose of discounts and inspiration for adventure lovers

    Route Description for McKinley Grove of Giant Sequoias Trail

    The McKinley Grove of Giant Sequoias Trail is a scenic nature walk that the whole family can enjoy. This route is accessible by wheelchairs and strollers alike. This path is a great adventure, ideal for photo ops and sightseeing. Wander amongst the towering sequoias and over a gurgling creek. Note the path is shaded, so be sure to dress in layers.

    Setting out from the trailhead, the McKinley Grove of Giant Sequoias Trail enters the grove. Here you will reach an intersection, where you can choose to loop through the grove in either direction. No matter the way you complete the circuit, the old-growth sequoias will astound you with their beauty and grandeur.

    Soon you will complete the loop, ending at the trailhead. Make sure you take a few photos of the impressive trees before heading out!

    Getting to the McKinley Grove of Giant Sequoias Trail Trailhead

    The trailhead is located off McKinley Grove Road.

    Route Information

    • Backcountry Campground

      No

    • When to do

      Year-round

    • Pets allowed

      Yes - On Leash

    • Family friendly

      Yes

    • Route Signage

      Average

    • Crowd Levels

      Low

    • Route Type

      Circuit

    McKinley Grove of Giant Sequoias Trail Elevation Graph

    Weather Forecast

    Check Area Weather

    McKinley Grove of Giant Sequoias Trail Reviews

    Add a comment

    You must be logged in to post a comment.

    Nearby Trails

    Nearby Regions

    Get travel inspiration and discounts

    Join our weekly travel newsletter