Yosemite National Park: Merced Grove of Giant Sequoias

Hike: Merced Grove
Where: Yosemite National Park
Trailhead: Merced Grove
Level: Easy
Duration: 1 hour
Length: 3 miles out and back
Gear: Icebreaker Tech T Lite, Triple Aught Design Artemis Hoodie, REI Sahara Pants, Mountain Hardwear Plasmic Jacket, Mountain Hardwear Ghost Whisperer Jacket, Outdoor Research Mainstay Beanie, Outdoor Research PL-100 Sensor Gloves, and Ahnu Footwear Twain Harte Boots
Cost of Parking: Free

Yosemite National Park: Merced Grove of Giant Sequoias

If you’re craving solitude amongst enormous sequoias, Merced Grove is probably your best bet. The least visited of the three groves, this grove of sequoias is equally as, if not more, majestic than the other two. The trailhead is right by Crane Flat, just inside the park’s northwest entrance.

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