Trail of 100 Giants

#2 of 91 trails in Sequoia National Forest

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Trail of 100 Giants is a 1.4 mile loop trail located near Springville, California and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is accessible from March until November. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

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Shelly White (266)

12 Completed11 Reviews

We always stop for this park when we are in the area. It is any easy paved (handicapped accessible) up close and personal look at the amazing giant Sequoia trees (note..sequoia and redwoods are in the same tree family but are not interchangeable). Our previous visit was in 2011. Since that time a couple of trees conjoined at their bases fell and obliterated a section of the path...a sad site to see, for sure. But the fallen trees pose a good chance to get a good glimpse of how massive they truly are. You can climb up onto the trunks and also see their massive root ball. The park intends to keep them as they have fallen and build a new path around them...and we saw some very minor evidence of that work in progress. This is an absolutely "must see" if you are driving around the eastern edge of the Sierra Nevada's.

Miranda Warren (246)

4 Completed2 Reviews

Made for an easy warm up hike for the Needles Lookout. Good weather when it's hot in the valley, I think my dog enjoyed it too :)

Katarina O'Dette (7370)

83 Completed87 Reviews

An easy, leisurely walk with a view of a pretty meadow and an up-close look at some of the giant redwoods. Great introduction to the trees and the park in general. Pictures really can't capture the view or experience of being next to the trees.

Brittany Moraga (122)

3 Completed3 Reviews

Chris Liebel (246)

1 Completed1 Reviews

This is the ideal trail if you have young children and you want to introduce them to hiking. It's flat and paved with plenty to see and climb on. Not to mention the jaw-dropping awe that the giant redwoods inspire. The pictures really don't do it justice. You have to see them for yourself. We brought our three children (ages 9, 7 & 5) and our dog and we had a blast.

Caren Wilson (91)

29 Completed1 Reviews

Beautiful trail that is laid out so smoothly. With every corner or twist in the trail stands a Redwood with a story of its own. The magnificent roots that are exposed look magical. The scent of nature fills the air. Standing on a fallen Redwood was a wonderful feeling. You don't get that opportunity too many times in our lifetime. This is a must go! The still small creek flowing over a blanket of moss, is soothing to the eyes and soul.

Katie Semple (45)

7 Completed1 Reviews

So beautiful! Clean, easy trail, bathrooms. It was the hiker's 5 star paradise!

Adan Barrientes (58)

2 Completed1 Reviews

The paved trail makes it very easy to walk, for the old and young. Nice and short, did the trail last year, and loved it.

Steve Hylton (2411)

46 Completed49 Reviews

Its a good little walk. They should'nt have paved the trail its takes away the naturalness of the scenery.

Chuck Ellsworth (1351)

53 Completed43 Reviews

Great hike for introducing kids or those who cannot hike far to the majesty of the Sequoias. Paved gentle trail, wheelchair accessible, wonderful photo ops. Bring insect reliant in the warm months.