Dorst Creek Campground

Dorst Campground, Sequoia National Park
Dorst Creek Campground, Sequoia National Park

Dorst Creek Campground, located between Grant Grove and Giant Forest, offers a central location from which to explore the parks. This campground is 10 miles (16 km) from the Giant Forest, under open stands of evergreen trees at an elevation of 6,800 feet (2,073 m). The free Sequoia Shuttle stops at the campground.

Campground Information

This campground has 218 individual sites and four sites for large groups (15-30 people). Individual sites are $22 per night and large group sites are $40 - $60 per night.

Sites 6, 11, 172-175, 177, and 180 are designated accessible. These sites feature paved accessible parking, level tent pads, grills, picnic tables, and access paths to campground facilities.

RV Information

Dorst Creek Campground has sites for RVs and trailers of nearly any length, including pull-through sites. When making reservations, you can filter available sites by entering the length of your RV. A dump station is available at the campground. Generators are allowed from 8 to 11 am and from 5 to 8 pm.

Amenities or Services

  • A pay telephone
  • Flush toilets
  • Ranger programs offered in the summer at the amphitheater
  • Free Sequoia Shuttle to Giant Forest with a stop in the campground

Groceries, showers, and laundry facilities are available at Wuksachi Lodge (6 miles away) and Lodgepole Market (8 miles away).

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.

Reservations: Go online to or call 877-444-6777 (TDD 877-833-6777). Customer Service is at 888-448-1474.

A map of the campground is shown below. Download the Dorst Creek Campground map for a larger, printable image. (PDF)

Dorst Creek Campground map, Sequoia National Park

Last updated: October 23, 2020

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Mailing Address:

47050 Generals Highway
Three Rivers, CA 93271


(559) 565-3341

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