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: http://www.nps.gov/seki/planyourvisit/camp_alpha.htm
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.