Category Archives: Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Visiting Sequoia National Park Has Never Felt So Precious

63 Parks Traveler started with a simple goal: to visit every U.S. national park. Avid backpacker and public-lands nerd Emily Pennington saved up, built out a tiny van to travel and live in, and hit the road, practicing COVID-19 best safety protocols along the way. The parks as we know them are rapidly changing, and […]

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You Can No Longer Visit Hyperion, the World’s Tallest Living Tree

You can no longer get your photo taken next to the world’s tallest living tree—and that’s probably a good thing. Officials at California’s Redwood National Park recently closed the area surrounding Hyperion, a massive 380-foot coast redwood that is believed to be the planet’s tallest living tree. Hyperion is located deep within the park and […]

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