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Sequoia Lake
town  surf. area  elev.  veg  contact
Grant Grove  77 acre  5300  pines YMCA
209-226-2267
209-335-2886

 fish:

trout
 
sail ®
canoe
®
kayak
NO
PUBLIC
DAY
USE
camp - run as a private camp by the YMCA. Check out Hume Lake as another option.
Private YMCA Family Camp


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