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    Sequoia & Kings Canyon

    National Parks California

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  • Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks Institute Fire Restrictions

    Effective June 18, 2014, the parks are in Stage 1 fire restrictions, see link below for more information. These restrictions will remain in place until further notice. More »

  • Road Construction Delays Begin on Park Roads for 2014 Season

    Expect occasional 15-minute to 1-hour delays at various locations in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks beginning Monday, June 2, weekdays only, between 5 a.m.-3 p.m., including delays to/from the General Sherman Tree, Crystal Cave, and Grant Grove. More »

  • Vehicle Length Limits in Sequoia National Park (if Entering/Exiting Hwy 198)

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Sheep Creek 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.

Sheep Creek 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 - October 14, 2014

Reservations

No reservations; first-come, first-serve

Fee

$18/night

Number of sites

111

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.

Download the Sheep Creek campground map for a larger, printable image. (PDF)

 
Sheep Creek Campground map, Kings Canyon National Park.

Did You Know?

Layer of air pollution seen from park views..

Sequoia and Kings Canyon suffer from one of the worst air-pollution problems of any national park! Pollution — particularly ozone — from the Central Valley and the Bay Area is carried up into these mountains by warm winds. It challenges all of us everywhere to clear the air!