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Bringing high quality educational and interpretive programs to Calaveras Big Trees State Park

Big Trees Tours that Never Stopped During the Pandemic

Hello, Perhaps you’ve seen me along the trail in the North Grove, just past the Visitor Center. I’m a young giant sequoia, maybe just 400-500 years old, and not too tall yet. No one ever thought to give me a name, but Ranger Jenny has made me famous among thousands of schoolchildren.   I used to watch school groups and guided tours stream past me, but those tours ended over a year ago. Now there is just Ranger Jenny, standing beneath me with her tripod and tablet. The pandemic never stopped Jenny, and she has continued leading virtual tours for schoolchildren [...]

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MOBILE USERS:

Download this mapping app to your smart phone & search for Calaveras Big Trees State Park North Grove Trail.

Once you’ve downloaded the map, you’ll be able to geo-locate while you are on the trail. Since the map will be downloaded to your smart phone, you won’t need a wi-fi or cell signal to use it on the trail.

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