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Panoramic Point

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA
+1 559-565-3341
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Great Vista and View of Hume Lake

Getting here was part of the adventure, the road to the parking lot below the panoramic point was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Enrico M
Superb views

We were staying in John Muir lodge so the start of the road was easy to find - its right next to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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“park ridge” (6 reviews)
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, CA
+1 559-565-3341
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Getting here was part of the adventure, the road to the parking lot below the panoramic point was quite narrow and you need to watch for oncoming traffic as the road at some points could fit 2 cars so one has to stop by the...More

Thank Enrico M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying in John Muir lodge so the start of the road was easy to find - its right next to the lodge. The road is steep, narrow and twisty and meeting someone coming the other way is a bit of a negotiation regarding...More

Thank JKerr88
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For some reason this spot is not marked on the entrance road (Crystal Springs). The initial access road is directly across from the road to the Grant Tree. Panorama Road runs along the side of the Muir Lodge. Nice, quiet spot with excellent views (maybe...More

Thank Eileen W
Reviewed 8 September 2017

This is a lovely spot to just sit, relax and enjoy the view. You can see very far in the distance from this vista point and short hike. Definitely worth the drive and hike to his location of the park.

3  Thank Nas S
Reviewed 19 August 2017

The entry point of the road to Panoramic Point is a bit tricky to find. We knew it was opposite Grant Grove but there didn't seem to be a sign for it so took us a couple of passes before figuring it out. To get...More

1  Thank paxa
Reviewed 15 August 2017

A ranger at the visitor center recommended this point and the trail heading toward the fire lookout (you can visit if it's staffed by volunteers). Lovely trail along the ridge.

Thank USAwalkers
Reviewed 2 August 2017

If you stay in Grant Village (we stayed in John Muir Lodge) you just take the road to the right of the hotel up the hill on a curvy road to the peak where you have great views - we went for sunset. It's an...More

Thank Travelin M
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Narrow road was not fun to drive but it was worth it! Nothing short of breath taking! You will be glad you went up the road.

1  Thank cherylsm2017
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

This spot has great views of the Sierras. The road up to the lookout is winding. There is ample parking. There are similar views from many of the road turn offs, butt this is a great place to go at night to see the stars....More

Thank Rodney B
Reviewed 21 July 2017

First the entrance is not clearly marked. It is right across from the entrance to Grants Grove. The road is VERY narrow and windy but that does not stop people from driving too fast. It takes about 45 minutes to drive there. Once we got...More

Thank Eva P
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