California Trails

Travelers Swarm Sequoia-Kings Canyon NPs after Yosemite Closure

After wildfire forced the closure of Yosemite Valley, tourists head to the adjoining national parks instead.

Where to go after Yosemite Valley closed last week due to wildfire? For plenty of people, the answer was: Head down the road to Sequoia-Kings Canyon National Parks. The alternate destinations are reporting full campgrounds and lodging along with a surge in visitors.