Area Info


Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
Nation's Christmas Tree ceremony

Sequoia National Monument
Montecito Sequoia Resort

Blossom Trail

Local Restaurants:

Google list...

Fall colors around the mountains

Map & Directions

Location Map
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Driving directions to 52051 Hogback from Los Angeles (about 5 hours)

1. Head northwest on W 1st St toward S Spring St, 0.1 mi
2. Turn right at the 2nd cross street onto N Broadway, 0.4 mi
3. Turn right to merge onto US-101 N toward I-110 N, 10.4 mi
4. Slight left at CA-170 N/Hollywood Fwy (signs for Sacramento), 6.0 mi
5. Take exit 11B to merge onto I-5 N toward Sacramento, 67.5 mi
6. Continue onto Route 99/CA-99 N (signs for Bakersfield/Fresno), 96.6 mi
7. Take exit 96 to merge onto CA-198 E toward Visalia/Sequoia National Park, 15.6 mi
8. Stay on CA-198 through Visalia and Lemon Cove ~17 miles to HWY 216 towards Woodlake, turn left 0.6 mi
9. Turn right at Dry Creek Dr(RD J21) 16.8 mi to Badger, at the stop sign & Hwy 245 intersection (Mountain House restaurant) go straight and continue on HWY 245
10. In Badger (old Badger store) turn right on Whitaker Forest Rd.
11. Stay on Whitaker Forest Rd. ~1.0 mi (veering left at the "Y" towards Badger)
12. At Sierra Elementary School "Y" veer left onto Hogback Rd., drive 3.5 mi, house is on the right.

Driving directions to 52051 Hogback from San Francisco, CA (241 miles about 5 hours)

1. Head northeast on Market St toward S Van Ness Ave, 52 ft
2. Turn right at S Van Ness Ave, 0.4 mi
3. Slight right to merge onto US-101 S toward I-80 E/Oakland/San Jose, 0.6 mi
4. Take the exit on the left onto I-80 E toward Bay Bridge/Oakland, 7.4 mi
5. Take the exit onto I-580 E toward CA-24/Hayward/Stockton, 46.2 mi
6. Continue straight onto I-205 E, 14.6 mi
7. Merge onto I-5 N, 0.8 mi
8. Take exit 461 to merge onto CA-120 E toward Manteca/Sonora, 6.4 mi
9. Take exit 6 to merge onto CA-99 S toward Modesto/Fresno, 107 mi
10. Take exit 133B to merge onto CA-180 E toward Kings Canyon/Airport, 21.5 mi
11. Turn left at CA-180 E/E Kings Canyon Rd, 30.6 mi
12. Turn right at CA-245 S, 3.6 mi
13. Turn right to stay on CA-245 S, 0.1 mi
14. Turn right to stay on CA-245 S, 0.3 mi
15. Turn left (2nd left on CA-245) at Hogback Rd (if the sign is missing--look for a row of mailboxes and sign to "Hartland Christian Camp" that's Hogback Rd.), 1.25 miles and pass a LARGE rock left side of road, house/driveway is the next left.