Big Trees

There is nothing quite like walking in a forest among giants. Giant sequoia trees are the largest living things on the planet by mass. The coast redwoods are taller and there are thicker trees but none have the combination of height and girth as giant sequoias. The biggest trees in the species are located in …

Calaveras Big Trees

We left the Bay Area knowing that it was probably going to rain a little bit. My original plan was to camp somewhere along the Sonora Pass but I had no desire to camp at that high of an elevation during a storm so I decided on Calaveras Big Trees State Park. It was raining …