Crystal 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.

Crystal Springs campground is located 4 miles (6 km) from Kings Canyon Park entrance in the Grant Grove area. The campground is situated under open stands of evergreen trees. Campground gates open or close at 12 noon on the opening or closing dates.

Region

Grant Grove area in Kings Canyon

Elevation

6,500 ft. (1,980 m)

Open

May 20 - September 30, 2015

Reservations

Standards sites: First-come, first-serve
5/20/15 - 5/27/15 and 7/1/15 - 9/8/15
Mid-size group sites reservations:
5/20/15 - 9/29/15

Fee

Individual sites $18/night
Group sites info $35/night

Number of sites

36 individual sites
14 mid-sized group sites (7-15 people)

RV/Trailer length

Varies

Hookups None
Generators 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

1/4 mile (.8 km) to Grant Grove Village
Coin operated showers and laundry (quarters)

Accessibility

Group site #F is suitable for wheelchairs

Ranger Programs

Summer only

Phone

Yes

Restrooms

Flush toilets

Food storage

Large food locker - 47"W x 17"D x 17-34"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 Crystal Springs campground map for a larger, printable image. (PDF)

 
Crystal Springs Campground map, Kings Canyon National Park.

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