Sequoia Nationwide Park Campground Severely Broken By Flood Waters

The South Fork Campground in Sequoia Nationwide Park sustained extreme flood harm from current storms/NPS

Current storms which have rolled by way of California have spawned flooding that broken the South Fork Campground and close by trails in Sequoia Nationwide Park. The storms not solely introduced flooding, but in addition triggered landslides within the park.

The ten-site campground, situated in a distant space of the foothills on the South Fork of the Kaweah River, away from most important park highways and options, is at present unusable and closed, and the highway has suffered extreme harm and is impassable, the park mentioned on social media.

“We strongly discourage hikers or day customers from making an attempt to discover this space, as each the highway and the hillsides could also be unstable, and must you need assistance, it might be very troublesome to offer it,” the assertion added.

Harm from the current storms remains to be being assessed in Sequoia and Kings Canyon nationwide parks.


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