Cold Springs 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.

Cold Springs campground is located 23 miles (37 km) from Highway 198 on the Mineral King Road. The campground is located near the Mineral King Visitor Center amid aspen trees and conifers. Campground gates open or close at 12 noon on the opening or closing dates.

Region

Mineral King area of Sequoia

Elevation

7,500 ft. (2,286 m)

Open

May 20 - October 26, 2015

Reservations

No reservations; first-come, first-serve

Fee

$12/night

Number of sites

31 regular sites
9 walk-in sites (located approximately 100-200 yards walking distance from parking area, depending on site)

RV/Trailer length

Tents only

Pets

Permitted (Learn more about pet regulations)

Dump station

No

Water

Potable water available: May 20 to October 13, 2015
No water: October 14 to October 26, 2015

Groceries, restaurant, showers

2-½ miles (4 km) from Silver City Resort (restaurant, gifts, limited supplies and showers, no gasoline)

Accessibility

Ranger Programs

None

Phone

Yes

Restrooms

Pit toilets

Food storage

Metal food locker - 47"W x 17"D x 34"H

Nearby Attractions

Sequoia grove

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

Download the Cold Springs campground map for a larger, printable image. (PDF)

 
Cold Springs Campground map, Sequoia National Park.

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