Kennedy Meadows Campground
Kennedy Meadows Campground is located along the Pacific Crest Trail in the Inyo National Forest, 28 miles west of Highway 395. An alternate access is from the west via Sherman Pass Road. (The campground should not be confused with Kennedy Meadows on Sonora Pass.) Kennedy Meadows Campground is popular with Pacific Crest Trail hikers who often stop here to resupply and rest before launching northward into the High Sierra. Visitors to Kennedy Meadows Campground enjoy fishing in the nearby South Fork of the Kern River.
Kennedy Meadows Campground has 38 campsites. Three sites can accommodate large RVs, others can accommodate RVs up to 30 feet. Tents are welcome at all the campsites. The campground is open year-round, but weather can affect access. Water is not available during the winter.
General Camping Information for
Sequoia National Forest
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.
In order to prevent the spread of invasive insects, firewood should be obtained locally.
Designated Accessible sites are usually reserved for people with disabilities who have a vehicle displaying an accessible parking placard or license plate.