• Giant Sequoia Trees

    Sequoia & Kings Canyon

    National Parks California

Buckeye Flat 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.

Buckeye Flat campground is located 4 miles (6.5 km) from the Sequoia National Park entrance. The campground is situated on the Middle Fork of the Kaweah River under an open stand of oaks.

As soon as recreation.gov is able to post the 2015 dates you will be able to make reservations starting 6 months in advance of the date you would like to camp. We anticipate recreation.gov will be updated with this information soon. Additional first-come, first-serve dates outside of reservation dates may be added over the next few months. This page will be updated as soon as details are available.


Foothills area in Sequoia National Park


2,800 ft. (843 m)


5/20/2015 - 9/29/2015


Reservations available 5/20/2015 - 9/29/2015.
See below for reservation info.
First-come, first-serve outside of reservation dates.



Number of sites


RV/Trailer length

Tents only


Permitted (Learn more about pet regulations)

Dump station



Three Rivers or Lodgepole




Site #20 is suitable for wheelchairs

Ranger Programs



Nearest phone is at Hospital Rock


Flush toilets

Food storage

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

Parking is limited to one vehicle per site. Extra parking is available at Hospital Rock. Do not park on the road to the campground.

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

You may make reservations starting 6 months in advance of the date you would like to camp. For example, reservations for July 4 can be made starting January 4.

Reservations: Go online to Recreation.gov or call toll free: 877-444-6777 (TDD 877-833-6777) from 10 a.m. - midnight EST March 1 through October 31, or 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. EST November 1 through February. Customer Service: 888-448-1474.

Download the Buckeye Flat campground map for a larger, printable image. (PDF)

Buckeye Flat Campground map, Sequoia National Park.

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