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National Parks near Fresno

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SpringHill Suites Fresno is an all-suite Marriott hotel outside of California’s iconic Sierra Nevada Mountains. We are less than two hours from Yosemite National Park and less than an hour from King’s Canyon and Sequoia National Parks.

 

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Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park, celebrating its 125th year in October 2015, spans over twelve-hundred square miles and is internationally recognized for its granite cliffs, large sequoia groves, clear streams, diverse wildlife, and deep valleys.


The park boasts stunning landform features like the Half Dome, Mariposa Sequoia Grove, The Mist Trail, El Capitan, thousands of lakes and ponds, and multiple water falls like Yosemite Falls that attract people from around the world for their preserved scenic beauty


Yosemite Valley is the central tourism destination where most of the parks’ attractions and recreational activities occur all year long such as:

Sequoia National Park

Spanning over 630 square miles and home to Mount Whitney—the highest point of elevation in the contiguous United States, is the Sequoia National Park. Famous for its giant sequoia trees, Sequoia National Park is an undeveloped forested area with a vast majority of the wilderness not having any roads.


Visitors come to the park to see the parks beautiful attractions and features such as the General Sherman Tree (the largest tree in the world), the 1,200 ft. high Tokopah Falls, Crescent Meadow, Moro Rock, and the diverse wild life.


Some of Sequoia National Park’s seasonal things to do include:

King's Canyon National Park

King’s Canyon has two distinct characteristics: Big trees and big canyons!


This park runs contiguous with Sequoia National Park, and is made up of two distinct areas—the park basecamp of Grant Grove Village and Cedar Grove which is located to the east of the park and features South Fork Canyon, one of the largest canyons in the United States.


The park has recognized similarities to Yosemite Valley because of the picturesque meadows, towering cliffs and trees, busy creeks and rivers, and the range of activities available to tourists. Be sure to visit the
Grant Grove Village and check out all of the activities at Cedar Grove!