Crystal Springs Campground (Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Park)

State: Southern California

Short Name: Crystal Springs Campground

Address 1: Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Park

Open: Open from mid May through late Sep

Number of Sites: 36

Camp URL:

Full Hook: Yes

National Park: 278

Crystal Springs (in Kings Canyon/Grant Grove)

Open late May to mid-September.

Location: In the Grant Grove area 4 miles (6km) from Kings Canyon Park entrance. Elevation 6500 feet (1980m) in open evergreen stands, 1/4 mile (.4km) from the Grant Grove of sequoias.

No reservations: First come, first served.

Amenities: Flush toilets, pay phone. Just 1/4 mile (.4km) from visitor center, market, showers (in summer), post office, gift shop, & restaurant. In summer: ranger programs & horseback-riding nearby. One bear-resistant food-storage box is provided for each campsite: 47″ long x 17″ deep x 17-3/4″ high. There are several additional boxes for sites to share.

Fee: 36 sites at $18/night and and 14 sites for groups of 7-15 at $35/night.