Notes: Muir Grove, named to honor naturalist John Muir, the
father of our National Park System and
patron saint of the American wilderness whose activism led to the establishment
of several national parks and to the preservation of forests in the western United States, is located near Dorst Creek at the northwestern edge of
Sequoia National Park.
The grove contains 2 trees larger than 25,000 ft3 (708 m3) and 1 tree larger than 30,000 ft3.
Muir Grove includes the following giant redwoods:
Dalton is the largest tree in Muir Grove.
Photos: Pictures of Muir Grove