Three Rivers, California
Three Rivers is 35 minutes from Visalia. Take Highway 198 East toward Sequoia National Park.
Los Angeles 220 miles. About 3 1/2 hours.
San Francisco 300 miles. About 4 1/2 hours.
Sequoia Nat'l Park, Grant Forest 45 minutes from Three Rivers.
To Detail Map of Three Rivers The red star is Three Rivers
Three Rivers Links; What to do during your visit....
The following are some links that might be helpful if you are interested in the Three Rivers area...
Sequoia National Park The official web site for Sequoia National Park
Rafting the Kaweah River Bill Pooley's Kaweah River Page: A must for anyone interested in white water rafting or kayaking on the Kaweah River. Bill has a new live web cam that updates a picture of the river every 1/2 hour. He also has lots of charts and info on the river flow. Great site.
Lake Kaweah Recreation Lake Kaweah: As the snow melts and the underground springs run, Lake Kaweah gets full in mid May . In early July the water gets warmer, but the lake level begins to drop as water is let out for irrigation in the valley.
The Wood 'n HorseChristy has hourly trail rides available . She will take you out for a ride through the beautiful oak studded hills and along the Kaweah River. She can accommodate up to 4 riders at a time. Riders must be 12 and above unless they are an accomplished rider. Please call for a reservation and pricing.
Threerivers.com A central link for lots of activities in Three Rivers.
Californiaweekendgetaway.com A wonderful riverfront studio for a romantic weekend.
Theriverjewel.com Two wonderful getaway cabins right on the main fork of the Kaweah River
Sequoiahistory.org Info on history and seminars in the area.
Reimerscandies.com A local "European flavored" gift shop that features local hand made candies and special ice cream. It has a German theme and you can buy those hard to find german specialties (like rotkuhl :-)
High Sierra Jazz Band Our world renowned local jazz band; the host the annual three Rivers Jazz festival each April. If you are lucky they might be playing during your visit at a local venue.