General Sherman Tree in Sequoia National Park

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

General Sherman Tree

The General Sherman Tree is an enormous sequoia that has got the reputation of the largest tree in the world! Located in the Giant Forest of Sequoia National Park in California, the tree is believed to be from 2,200 to 2,700 years old. The name of the tree commemorates William Tecumseh Sherman, the general in the American Civil War.