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7 edition of A Guide to the Sequoia Groves of California found in the catalog.

A Guide to the Sequoia Groves of California

by Dwight Willard

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Yosemite Association .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Parks,
  • Guidebooks,
  • Nature,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Trees & Forests - General,
  • Agriculture - Forestry,
  • Giant sequoia,
  • California

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8419235M
    ISBN 100939666812
    ISBN 109780939666812

    Sequoia National Forest in east-central California has more than 30 groves of giant Sequoias, after which the forest is named. The forest is on the southern end of the Sierra Nevada and has close to two million acres of space to enjoy. Books read. Current hot books on trees and forests. Ecology. Evolution notes. A Guide to the Sequoia Groves of California by Dwight Willard - a well-illustrated introduction to the Sequoia groves of the Sierra Nevada. Trees of North American. Trees of the American Pacific Northwest. Forest and .

    The largest and finest groves of giant sequoias grow at the sometimes snowy mid-elevations, along with extraordinarily diverse plants and animals living in extremely varied conditions. When you arrive, you'll travel steep highways from the hot, sunny foothills up into cool forests and sequoia groves. Sequoia & Kings National Park California's Sequoia National Forest protects a mile stretch of wilderness comprising giant sequoia groves, granite monoliths, meadows, rivers and canyons. Located in south-central California on the western slope of the Sierra Nevada, the forest is less visited than the neighboring Sequoia and Kings Canyon.

    Exploring Giant Sequoia Groves. Giant sequoias grow only on the western slopes of the Sierra Nevada in California, between 4, and 8, feet ( and m) in elevation. Within park boundaries, park staff distinguish approximately 40 different giant sequoia groves, ranging from one to tens of thousands of sequoia trees per grove. Hiking the giant sequoia groves This site is a guide to giant sequoia hiking trails that includes most old-growth sequoia groves with publicly-accessible trails. The site also includes coverage of other day hikes in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks.


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This comprehensive guide is the first to focus on all the giant sequoia groves in the state of California, not just those that are well-known. The author has identified sixty-seven different groups of these forest giants, and has organized them into five different geographic areas from north of the Kings River to south of the Tule River watershed/5(8).

This comprehensive guide is the first to focus on all the giant sequoia groves in the state of California, not just those that are well-known. The author has identified sixty-seven different groups of these forest giants, and has organized them into five different geographic areas from north of the Kings River to south of the Tule River watershed/5.

This comprehensive guide is the first to focus on all the giant sequoia groves in the state of California, not just those that are well-known. The author has identified sixty-seven different groups of these forest giants, and has organized them into five different geographic areas from north of the Kings River to south of the Tule River watershed.4/5(7).

This comprehensive guide is the first to focus on all the giant sequoia groves in the state of California, not just those that are well-known. The author has identified sixty-seven different groups of these forest giants, and has organized them into five different geographic areas from north of the Kings River to south of the Tule River : Dwight Willard.

A fine guide to the 67 groves of giant sequoia in California's Sierra Published by User, 9 years ago Willard describes the 67 groves he recognizes into five sections, one northern (8 groves), four southern (59 groves).5/5(2).

This is a comprehensive guide to all 67 giant sequoia groves in California. Organized into five geographic areas from north of the Kings River to south of the Tule River watershed, the book provides extensive information for each grove. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: color illustrations, color maps ; 27 cm: Other Titles: Sequoia groves of California.

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The author has identified sixty-seven different groups of these forest giants, and has organized them into five different geographic areas from north of the Kings River to south of the Tule River watershed. one to purchase), as the section maps are not detailed. It would be risky to venture into the wilderness groves with only this book.

Also useful is a public agency web and phone book, as many of the Sequoia roads are seasonal, and one must call ahead/5. A Guide to the Sequoia Groves of California by Dwight Willard. Yosemite Conservancy, Paperback.

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Buy A Guide to the Sequoia Groves of California (Paperback) at This is a list of giant sequoia naturally occurring giant sequoia groves are located in the moist, unglaciated ridges and valleys of the western slope of the Sierra Nevada range in California, United can be found at elevations between – meters ( – ft).

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Although the sequoias in this small grove have never been logged, other species have been heavily logged and small stumps are visible throughout the grove. According to Dwight Willard’s book A Guide to the Sierra Groves of California, this was the first grove to be affected when the Forest Service began logging sequoia groves in the s.

A GUIDE TO SEQUOIA GROVES OF CALIFORNIA by Dwight Willard; A comprehensive guide to all of the Giant Sequoia Groves in California. JOHN MUIR, MY LIFE WITH NATURE by Joseph Cornell; An autobiography of John Muir written for children. OUR NATIONAL PARKS by John Muir; Contains an excellent essay on the Giant Sequoia Groves as they were in the s.

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks, situated in California's rugged Sierra Nevada, boast some of the most spectacular landscapes on the continent: towering groves of giant sequoia trees, crystalline trout rivers, jagged peaks and alpine meadows, and Mount Whitney, the highest mountain in the lower Discover over 80 of the best hikes in the parks, from easy day hikes to challenging.A Guide to the Giant Sequoias of Yosemite National Park () by James W.

McFarland • Cover [image] • Title Page • Table of Contents • Foreword • Discovery • The three giant sequoias groves • Description of the giant sequoia • Comparison with the coast redwood •.

Sequoia National Park Itinerary. Sequoia National Park may be known for its giant sequoia groves, but the best backpacking is actually in the lesser-known Mineral King Valley. This section of the park provides an excellent mix of solitude and beauty.

For a mile loop, set off from the parking lot just past the Mineral King Ranger Station (GPS coordinates:).