Tag Archives: Memorial Day Weekend

Message from the Sequoia National Forest

Porterville, California, May 26, 2016 –With more than one million acres of public lands that include wilderness areas, lakes, trails and campgrounds, the Sequoia National Forest encourages the public to “get outdoors” this Memorial Day weekend. While recreation opportunities abound, … Continue reading

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Mark Calendar: Volunteer Opportunity

Looking to do more than just backpacking this summer season? Why not try combining a backpacking trip with volunteer trail work? Interested? Good. Head on over to the High Sierra Volunteer Trail Crew (HSVTC) site and register (Free). Once you … Continue reading

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Forest Road 21S50 and the Storm

Here is the latest information about Forest Service road 21S50, the North Road, with regards to the recent storm passing through. The road was opened earlier this week, but snow has once again returned. The road is now closed and, … Continue reading

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Check the Weather

This past weekend was perfect weather for backpacking into the Golden Trout Wilderness. However, did you know Memorial Day weekend is one of the busiest times for all National Forests and Parks? Some of you may have plans to get … Continue reading

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Offices Open This Weekend

Memorial Day weekend is one of the busier weekends during the summer months both for the National Park and National Forest. The Park will be open this weekend, but typically the Sequoia National Forest offices are not. However, the Western … Continue reading

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All Roads are Now Open

The last road to access the Golden Trout Wilderness is now open. The Sequoia National Park was able to open the road into Mineral King as scheduled. Be a great memorial weekend to trek through Mineral King and into the … Continue reading

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