Crystal Springs Campground

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.


Grant Grove area in Kings Canyon


6,500 ft. (1,980 m)


Closed until 9/24 at 12 noon due to the Rough Fire.


Standard sites: First-come, first-serve
5/20/15 - 5/27/15 and 7/1/15 - 9/8/15; TBD for 2016
Mid-size group sites reservations:
5/20/15 - 9/29/15; TBD for 2016


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


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


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)


Group site #F is suitable for wheelchairs

Ranger Programs

Summer only




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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