Sentinel Campground (Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Park)

State: Southern California

Short Name: Sentinel Campground

Address 1: Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Park

Open: Open from late Apr through late Oct

Number of Sites: 82

Camp URL:

Full Hook: Yes

National Park: 283

Sentinel (in Cedar Grove in the Kings Canyon)

Open late April into October.

Location: In the Cedar Grove area, down in the canyon along the Middle Fork of the Kings River. At 4600-foot (1402m) elevation under open stands of evergreen trees.

No reservations: First come, first served.

Amenities: 82 sites, flush toilets, pay phone in the village (1/4 mile/.4 km). Within 1/4-mile (.4km): market, restaurant, gift shop, showers, laundry, & horseback riding. Ranger programs July-early September. The road to this area closes in mid-November. One metal, bear-resistant food-storage box provided at each campsite: 48″ long x 34″ deep x 28″ high. There are several additional boxes for sites to share.

Fee: $18/night.