Atwell Mill Campground (Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Park)

State: Southern California

Short Name: Atwell Mill Campground

Address 1: Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Park

Open: Seasonal

Number of Sites: 21

Camp URL:

Full Hook: Yes

National Park: 272

Atwell Mill (in Sequoia)

Open late May (Friday of Memorial Day weekend) through October 31.

Location: In the Mineral King area along the East Fork of the Kaweah River in a once-logged sequoia grove. At 6650-foot elevation (2027m), 19 miles (31km) from Highway 198 on the steep, narrow, and winding Mineral King Road & 6 miles (10km) before the end of the road.

No reservations: First come, first served.

Amenities: Trailers & RVs not permitted in the campground; not recommended on the road. 21 sites,1 handicap site, pit toilets, & payphone. Within 1/2-mile of Silver City Resort’s restaurant, gifts, limited supplies, & showers (no gasoline). Water is turned off in mid-October. One metal, bear-resistant food-storage box provided at each campsite: 47″ long x 17″ deep x 17-3/4″ high.

Fee: $12/night.