Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks, which are located in the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range, are home to the world's largest trees, gorgeous vistas, widely varying elevations (1300-14,500), beautiful lakes, waterfalls, hiking trails and roads that will take you into the heart of the Sierras.
Above: Rare on this blog, a portrait-style photo.
Above and below: Lake Hume.
Above: Grizzly Falls, Below: A burn area.
Nightfall over Sequoia.