Sunset Campground

Sunset Campground is located 3 miles (5 km) from Kings Canyon Park entrance. The campground is located near Grant Grove Village in an open stand of evergreens.

Region

Grant Grove area in Kings Canyon National Park

Elevation

6,500 ft. (1,980 m)

Open

Closed until 2016 season TBD

Reservations

Recommended, see below. Dates outside of reservation dates are first-come, first-serve TBD for 2016.
Standard site reservations: 7/1/2016 - 9/6/2016
Large group campsite reservations: 5/25/2016 - 9/6/2016
(See Reservations link below)

Fee

$18/night individual sites
$40/night group sites

Number of sites

157 individual sites
2 group sites (15-30 people)

RV/Trailer length

Varies

Hookups

None

Generator hours 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, restaurant, showers

1/4 mile at Grant Grove village.
Coin operated showers and laundry (quarters)

Accessibility

Ranger Programs

Summer only

Phone

Yes

Restrooms

Flush toilets

Food storage

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

Nearby Attractions

Sequoia grove, hiking trails, horseback riding

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

Standard and Large Group Site 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 Sunset campground map for a larger, printable image. (PDF)

 
Sunset Campground map, Kings Canyon National Park.

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