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    Sequoia & Kings Canyon

    National Parks California

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  • Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks Institute Fire Restrictions

    Effective June 18, 2014, the parks are in Stage 1 fire restrictions, see link below for more information. These restrictions will remain in place until further notice. More »

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    Expect occasional 15-minute to 1-hour delays at various locations in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks beginning Monday, June 2, weekdays only, between 5 a.m.-3 p.m., including delays to/from the General Sherman Tree, Crystal Cave, and Grant Grove. More »

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Azalea Campground

Some of the opening/closing dates for facilities and visitor services in the parks may change due to weather and/or other circumstances. Please call 559-565-3341 BEFORE you plan to visit.

Azalea campground is located 3.5 miles (5.6 km) from Kings Canyon Park entrance in the Grant Grove area. The campground is situated under open stands of evergreen trees.

Region

Grant Grove area in Kings Canyon

Elevation

6,500 ft. (1,981 m)

Open

All year

Reservations

First-come, first-serve

Fee

$18/night

Number of sites

110

RV/Trailer length

Varies

Hookups None
Generator hours Use them 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. only!

Pets

Permitted (Learn more about pet regulations)

Dump and water station

None. Nearest dump stations (summer only):
Dorst Creek Campground in Sequoia, or
Princess Campground (Hwy 180 at Hume Lake junction) in Sequoia National Forest

Groceries, showers, laundry

½ mile (.8 km) to Grant Grove Village.
Coin operated showers and laundry (quarters)

Accessibility

Site #30 is suitable for wheelchairs

Ranger Programs

In summer

Phone

Yes

Restrooms

Flush toilets

Food storage

Large food locker - 47"W x 33"D x 28"H


You are required to store food properly in order to protect bears. Learn more about bears and food storage in the parks.

Download the Azalea campground map for a larger, printable image. (PDF)
 
Azalea Campground map, Kings Canyon National Park

Did You Know?

Loggers pose in front of a mighty felled sequoia.

Sequoia wood proved too brittle for most lumber uses. Some felled sequoias even shattered as they hit the ground. Most lumbered sequoias ended up as fence posts, shingles, and even match sticks!