Canyon View Campground

Canyon View Campground is for medium and large groups only. It is on Highway 180, 1/4 mile (.4 km) from Cedar Grove Village. The campground is in the canyon near the South Fork of the Kings River at 4,600 ft (1,402 m) elevation.

Campsite Information

This campground has 12 sites for mid-size groups (7-15 people) and four sites for large groups (15-30 people). The sites are for tent and car camping only. RVs and trailers must camp in regular campsites in nearby campgrounds. In 2016, mid-sized group sites are available from May 25 to September 6, and large group sites from May 25 to September 27. The fee per night is $40 per night for mid-sized group sites and $50-$60 per night for large group sites. Reservations are available at Recreation.gov. See Other Information below for reservations phone numbers.

Amenities or Services

Canyon View Campground has:

  • Flush toilets
  • Ranger programs in July and August

A pay phone, restaurant, showers, and laundry facilities are available in the Cedar Grove Village 1/4 mile (.4 km) away, and horseback riding is offered (for a fee) nearby.

Other Information

You are required to store food properly in order to protect bears. Each campsite has a large food storage locker (47”W x 33”D x 28”H) that is resistant to bears when properly latched. Learn more about bears and food storage in the parks.

Pets are permitted within the campground, but must be leashed at all times. Learn more about pet regulations.

Group Reservations: Site reservations are available for this campground on-line at Recreation.gov or by phone at 877-444-6777 (TDD 877-822-6777). 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.

A map of the campground is shown below. Download the Canyon View campground map for a larger, printable image. (PDF)

 
Canyon View Campground map, Kings Canyon National Park.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

47050 Generals Highway
Three Rivers, CA 93271

Phone:

(559) 565-3341
Recorded information is available 24 hours a day. Park staff answers calls on weekdays from 8:15 am - 4:15 pm.

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