The fee to enter SEKI is now $20 for 7 days, $30 for a yearly pass.
Also, you might point out that Florence Peak actually sits on the boundary of Sequoia National Park and Sequoia National Forest. You can hike to it from the National Forest side as well, though the approach is definitely longer.
"Got tight last night on absinthe and did knife tricks. Great success shooting the knife into the piano. The woodworms are so bad and eat hell out of all furniture that you can always claim the woodworms did it."