Congratulations to our Chapter Volunteer Award Winners!
Sierra Cup Award: Tom Frantz
Susan E. Miller and Ruth Allen Award: Dave Keller
Chairman's Award: Marion and Rogelio Vargas
Long Trail Award: Paul Gipe:

Logo - Sierra Club Kern Kaweah Chapter

The Kern Kaweah Chapter serves the California Counties of Kern, Kings, and Tulare. Visit Our Local Groups in: 
Updated Information about Chapter outings, events, meetings, and news is provided in the Kern-Kaweah Chapter's monthly newsletter, The Roadrunner.
Join our KERN-NEWS Email List if you would like to receive occasional news along with notices of when The Roadrunner is posted on our website. 
If you would also like to discontinue the printed version of the Roadrunner to save paper & resources, please email your request to:
You are also invited to join our new KERN-FORUM Email Discussion list.

Read our new brochure:

The American Legacy of Wilderness: Honoring 50 Years of Preservation, use and Enjoyment


For questions about this website, contact Kern-Kaweah Chapter Webmaster, Harold Wood at:


Join our Outings Meetup!

Please check out our Meet Up Website for listings of our Chapter Outings at:

 The Meetup site has many outings that are not listed in the chapter newsletter (The Roadrunner), and is the best way to sign up for a hike!  


Our Chapter Newsletter - The Roadrunner

Updated Information about our Group and Chapter outings, events, meetings, and news is provided in the Kern-Kaweah Chapter's bi-monthly newsletter, The Roadrunner. Current and recent issues are now available online.

Read the Latest Issue


Roadrunner Archive

Kern Kaweah Chapter and Group Events


Mineral King Group Dinner Social at Ryan's Place

Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act - A Personal Narrative

Mineral King Group Dinner Social at Figaro's

Hike Admiration Point, Sequoia National Park

Kern Kaweah Chapter Spring Banquet