Tourist Information in Sequoia National Park

Lodgepole Visitor Center

Undergoing a major revamp in winter 2019, this center, off Generals Hwy, offers general info as well as exhibits detailing the natural history of all zones in both parks, from the foothills to the alpine peaks....

Tourist Information in Kings Canyon National Park

Kings Canyon Visitor Center

Around 3 miles north of the Big Stump Entrance in Grant Grove Village, this busy visitor center has a very good selection of books, maps and souvenirs. Restrooms and a small museum are on-site, and there's a gift...

Tourist Information in Kings Canyon National Park

Road's End Wilderness Permit Station

Dispenses wilderness permits, rents bear canisters and sells a few trail guides and maps. It's 6 miles east of Cedar Grove Village, at the eastern end of Hwy 180. Out of season, wilderness permits can be...

Tourist Information in Sequoia National Park

Self Issue Wilderness Permit Station

Hikers looking to go into the back country during winter will find one of the self-issue wilderness permit station to the right of the main entrance to the Giant Forest Museum, in the disabled carpark. Don't...

Tourist Information in Sequoia National Park

Foothills Visitor Center

One mile north of the Ash Mountain Entrance, this busy visitor center has a well-stocked bookstore that also sells maps and tickets for Crystal Cave.

Tourist Information in Sequoia National Park

Mineral King Ranger Station

Almost 24 miles east of Three Rivers, this small, seasonal ranger station issues wilderness permits, rents bear canisters and sells a few books and maps. Off-season, self-issue wilderness permits can be obtained...

Tourist Information in Sequoia National Park

Lodgepole Village

This complex includes a grocery store, gift shop, snack bar (under renovation at time of update), a visitor center (summer season only), coin-operated showers (summer only), restrooms and laundry facilities...

Tourist Information in Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Parks

USFS Hume Lake District Office

Before visiting the parks, stop here for recreation information, maps and campfire and wilderness permits for the Sequoia National Forest. The office is over 20 miles west of the Big Stump Entrance.