Road, Fire, and Weather Conditions

Road Conditions

Giant Sequoia National Monument (north) and Hume Lake Ranger District
  • Search highway 180 at Caltrans (California Department of Transportation) here.
  • Find current conditions through Sequoia Kings Canyon National Park here.

Weather Conditions


Current weather conditions from the National Weather Service forecast office at San Joaquin Valley/Hanford, California station here.


Campfire's on the Sequoia National Forest - Please keep in mind the following rules!

  • Campfires or charcoal barbecues are allowed, with a valid California Campfire Permit, in developed campgrounds and designated areas. Free Campfire Permits are available at Forest Service offices. Campfires must be attended by a responsible person at all times and completely extinguished after use.

  • Explosives, fireworks, including sparklers and so-called safe and sane fireworks, are prohibited in national forests.

Fire Weather

Web Cameras

This link from the National Weather Service provides live web camera views from several peaks located in Sequoia National Forest and surrounding areas.