Cold Springs Campground

Cold Springs campground is located 23 miles (37 km) from Highway 198 on the Mineral King Road. The campground is located near the Mineral King Visitor Center amid aspen trees and conifers.

Region

Mineral King area of Sequoia

Elevation

7,500 ft. (2,286 m)

Open

May 25 - October 26, 2016
Gates open or close at noon on the campground opening and closing dates.

Reservations

No reservations; first-come, first-serve

Fee

$12/night

Number of sites

31 regular sites
9 walk-in sites (located approximately 100-200 yards walking distance from parking area, depending on site)

RV/Trailer length

Tents only

Pets

Permitted (Learn more about pet regulations)

Dump station

No

Water

Potable water available: May 25 to October 13, 2016
No water: October 14 to October 26, 2016

Groceries, restaurant, showers

2-½ miles (4 km) from Silver City Resort (restaurant, gifts, limited supplies and showers, no gasoline)

Accessibility

Ranger Programs

None

Phone

Yes

Restrooms

Pit toilets

Food storage

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

Nearby Attractions

Sequoia grove

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

Download the Cold Springs campground map for a larger, printable image. (PDF)

 
Cold Springs Campground map, Sequoia 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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