The Central Valley Sights

Kaweah Oaks Preserve

  • Nature Preserve/Wildlife Refuge

Updated 05/08/2015

Fodor's Review

Trails at this 344-acre wildlife sanctuary off the main road to Sequoia National Park lead past majestic valley oak, sycamore, cottonwood, and willow trees. Among the 134 bird species you might spot are hawks, hummingbirds, and great blue herons. Bobcats, lizards, coyotes, and cottontails also live here. The Sycamore Trail has digital signage with QR codes you can scan with your smartphone to access plant and animal information.

Sight Information


Follow Hwy. 198 for 7 miles east of Visalia, turn north on Rd. 182, and proceed ½ mile to gate on left side, Visalia, California, 93277, United States



Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Daily sunrise–sunset

Updated 05/08/2015


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