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    Sequoia & Kings Canyon

    National Parks California

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Canyon View 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.

Canyon View campground is located on Highway 180, ¼ mile from Cedar Grove Village. The campground is situated in the canyon near the Middle Fork of the Kings River.

Region

Cedar Grove area in Kings Canyon

Elevation

4,600 ft. (1,402 m)

Open

May 21 - September 29, 2014

Reservations

Mid-sized group campsites: first-come, first-serve.
Large group campsites #A, #B, #C and #D: see Group Reservations link below.

Fee

$35/night mid-sized group sites
$40/night large group sites

Number of sites

12 mid-sized group sites (7-19 people)
4 large group sites (20-40 people)

RV/Trailer length

Varies

Hookups

None

Generator hours Use from 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. only!

Pets

Permitted (Learn more about pet regulations)

Dump station

None. Nearest dump station (summer only):
Princess Campground (Hwy 180 at Hume Lake junction) in Sequoia National Forest

Groceries, showers, laundry

¼ mile at Cedar Grove Village

Accessibility

Ranger Programs

July and August

Phone

¼ mile at Cedar Grove Village

Restrooms

Flush toilets

Food storage

Metal food locker - 48"W x 34"D x 28"H

Nearby Attractions

Horseback riding

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

Group Reservations: Online at Recreation.gov or by phone at (877) 444-6777. Reservations may be made up to one year in advance of the date you want to camp. For information inquiries only call: (559) 565-3341.

Download the Canyon View campground map for a larger, printable image. (PDF)

 
Canyon View Campground map, Kings Canyon National Park.

Did You Know?

Yellow Star thistle

The yellow star thistle is one of many invasive and damaging non-native plants threatening the parks. It quickly takes over areas, displacing native plants and the native animals that rely on them. Please avoid bringing seeds and non-native plant materials into the parks. More...