Generals Highway

Area Status: Open

Beginning at Highway 180 in Kings Canyon National Park, this scenic route travels through the Giant Sequoia National Monument and then becomes the travel artery through Sequoia National Park to the community of Three Rivers at Highway 198. This route provides access to the Big Meadows and Eshom areas and also provides access to Tenmile Road, leading to Hume Lake. Forest Service campgrounds, Montecito Lake Resort, and Stony Creek Lodge are located on the Generals Highway. Portions of the highway close during the winter.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: For Hume Lake Ranger District recreation information, please call 559-338-2251.
Operational Hours: Please note, that even though the General Highway is open, parts of the National Park are still closed due to the SQF Complex Fires. You can find more information on the National Park Website:


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