Crystal Springs Campground is located at Grant Grove near the entrance to Kings Canyon National Park. Campsites are spread through a mixed conifer forest. Centrally located, Crystal Springs Campground is a popular camping destination. There are also Group Camps for small groups.
The group camps require reservations while the standard family campsites are first come, first served.
The 36 campsites at Crystal Springs Campground are within easy walking distance of the Visitor Center and other facilities at Grant Grove. A nearby trail leads down to the popular Grant Grove area of Giant Sequoias. In the summer campfire programs are offered at the nearby amphitheater.
Grant Grove Village with grocery store, gift shop, post office, restaurant
Ranger programs in summer, General Grant Tree and Giant Sequoia groves, hiking trails, horseback riding stables, Panoramic Point
Crystal Springs Group Campsite
Crystal Springs Group Camps
Crystal Springs Group Campsites are for groups from 7 to 15 people. There are 13 tent-only group sites in the campground, designated A - N. Site F is an accessible site. Reservations are available from late May to the end of September, up to 12 months in advance.
Each campsite has 3 picnic tables, a fire ring, and 2 bear-proof food storage boxes.
General Camping Information for Kings Canyon and Sequoia National Parks
Opening and closing dates of campgrounds are only estimates, usually dependent on snow conditions.
Not all campsites can accommodate trailers or RVs of all lengths. Check carefully on the website when you make your reservation to be sure your vehicle will fit your campsite.
Designated Accessible sites are usually reserved for people with disabilities who have a vehicle displaying an accessible parking placard or license plate.