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
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.