Hume Lake Ranger District

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Hume Lake Ranger District is the most northern portion of the Giant Sequoia National Monument and it is neighbors to Kings Canyon and Sequoia National Parks. This 195,606-acre district has elevations range from about 1,000 feet, along the Kings River to 11,000 feet, the peak of Mt Harrington and home to 13 Sequoia Groves and the majestic Kings Canyon.

The district also includes 2 wilderness areas, 18 developed campgrounds (including 4 groups sites), 2 rental cabins, developed day use areas, 113 miles of trails, 150 miles of Off-Highway- Vehicle trails, 25 groomed snow trails and much more.

An area closure is in effect for the Sequoia (SQF) Complex, meaning all national forest managed lands, roads, trails, campgrounds, lakes, etc., within the closure order are closed to entry.

The closure area is generally described as Forest managed lands South of the Hume Lake Ranger District and North of the Tulare County line. All of the Western Divide Ranger District is closed. The northern portion of the Kern River Ranger District is closed.  The closure area map is available here.

 

 

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Weather Information: The National Weather Service is a good resource for information about weather.
Operational Hours: At this time Virtual Services are available for the Hume Lake Ranger District, Monday – Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm by email at SM.FS.SequoiaNF@usda.gov or phone at (559) 791-5758.
Reservations: Visit recreation.gov or call 877-444-6777 for reservations.
Information Center: At this time Virtual Services are available for the Hume Lake Ranger District, Monday – Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm by email at SM.FS.SequoiaNF@usda.gov or phone at 559-791-5758.

Recreation Map

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Activities


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Fishing

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Hiking

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Horse Riding & Camping

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Nature Viewing

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OHV Riding & Camping

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Outdoor Learning

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Picnicking

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Water Activities

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Winter Sports

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
36.756

  Longitude : 
-119.166

 

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Interactive Visitor Map: Sequoia National Forest


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