Sheep Creek Campground is located near Cedar Grove in Kings Canyon National Park. Offering 111 first come first serve sites.
This campground has some shaded areas with a lot of boulders and uneven ground. A few sites are right along a small creek with amazing shade.
The views of Kings Canyon are epic from this part of the park. You can see the large granite walls and are surrounded by huge trees. This campground is close to Zumwalt Meadows and a ton of Kings Canyon hiking trails.
If you want to take a break from the main part of the park this is a great area! It is a bit of a windy road to get down into Cedar Grove but once you are down the mountain it is beautiful.
Sheep Creek Campground
Season: Late spring through early fall
Location in the park: Highway 180, ¼ mile (0.4 km) from Cedar Grove Village
Number of sites: 111 sites open to tents, RVs, and trailers
Campsite cost: $18
Payments accepted: Cash, check or credit cards
Reservations: Sites are first-come, first-served
Elevation: 4,685 ft
Accessible Sites: No ADA Access
Pets Allowed: Pets are permitted within the campground but must be leashed at all times. Learn more about pet regulations.
Sheep Creek Campground Reservations
Are campground Reservations Available? Sites are first-come, first-served
Sheep Creek Campground Amenities
Flush Toilets: Yes
Potable Water? Yes
Is wifi available? No
Is cellular Phone Service Available? No
Is camp host available on site? Yes
Is firewood available for purchase? Local markets sell firewood and gathering dead and down wood is allowed.
A payphone, restaurant, showers, and laundry facilities are available in the Cedar Grove Village 3/4 mile (1.2 km) away, and horseback riding is offered (for a fee) nearby.
Amenities at each campsite:
Firepit in the site? Yes
Picnic Table in the site? Yes
Bear Box in site/area? Yes, Each campsite has a large food storage locker (47”W x 33”D x 28”H)
RV Camping at Sheep Creek Campground
RV Length: The length of RV or trailer that can be accommodated varies by site.
Dump Station: The nearest dump station (available in the summer only) is at Princess Campground along Highway 180 at the Hume Lake junction in Sequoia National Forest.
Generators: Generators are allowed between 9 am to 9 pm.
Hookups: There are no electricity, water or sewer site hookups
The maximum number of people in a campsite: A maximum of six people (including children) are allowed per campsite.
The number of cars per campsite: Two motorized vehicles per campsite. A valid campground car pass must be displayed.
Checkout time: 12 noon
Quiet Hours: Quiet hours are from 10 pm to 6 am
Maximum Stay: 14-day maximum stay limit.
Check out our complete Kings Canyon Camping Guide for information on all of the campgrounds in the park.
Sheep Creek Campground Map
Photos of Sheep Creek Campground
Sites 14 and 16 have a small creek right behind them.
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