Posted by: Sandy Steinman | September 17, 2020

King Canyon Closed Due Smoke & Hazardous Air Quality

Kings Canyon National Park will close at 5 p.m. today, September 17, 2020 due to significant smoke impacts and hazardous air quality. Sequoia National Park has been closed since September 15.
The park entrance station, facilities, services, and parking lots will all close at 5 p.m.
Campground reservations are being canceled through Sunday, September 20 with a full refund.
Those with lodging reservations will be contacted by Delaware North with updates.
The Generals Highway from Highway 180 to Sequoia National Forest boundary and State Highway 180 will remain open to through traffic in the Grant Grove area of Kings Canyon National Park. No parking or stopping is authorized.
For detailed information about current conditions, campgrounds, air quality and more visit our website www.nps.gov/seki.

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