Sentinel Campground

Kings Canyon National Park

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North Side Dr. Kings Canyon National Park, CA 93633 559-565-3341 Reservations: 877-444-6777 Official Website

GPS: 36.7903, -118.6719

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  • Amenities

Overview of Sentinel Campground

Reservations required. Some sites can accommodate RVs 82 ft. max in length.

You are required to store all food and anything with a scent (even if you don't consider it food) properly in order to protect bears. Food not stored properly will be impounded. Each campsite has a large food storage locker that’s resistant to bears when properly latched.

Number of Sites 82

Pad Type asphalt

Open Seasonally Late April - mid-Nov.

Elevation 4,625 ft / 1,409 m

Max Stay 14

Tent Camping Yes

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Reviews of Sentinel Campground 3 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Overall Rating
Site Quality
2 reviews
“Lovely campground ”

Reviewed 5/24/2021

Days stayed: 5
Site Number: 08
Overall Rating

Great campground, the sites are decent sized. Bathrooms are clean. The Cedar Grove lodge/market/grill were closed and it’s a 50 minute drive to Grant Grove if you need something. Also, no showers available right now but maybe they’ll open soon! We would stay here again.

Site Quality

Paigew322 would stay here again

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Frostproof, FL
58 reviews
“A nice and quiet campground.”

Reviewed 5/16/2021

Nightly rate: $22
Days stayed: 3
Site Number: 29
RV Length: 20' (Travel Trailer)
Overall Rating

We were here 12 -14 May 2021. None of the other campgrounds were open so not many people in the canyon. We had planned to stay 6 days in our camper but a few days before our reservation time we checked out the canyon in just our truck. The drive down into the canyon convinced us to leave our camper at a campground outside the park and ... more

Site Quality

jks would stay here again

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25 reviews
“Wonderful NPS Campground”

Reviewed 6/24/2020

Nightly rate: $22
Days stayed: 7
Site Number: 71
RV Length: 24' (Travel Trailer)
Overall Rating

Sentinel Campground is a great, NPS campground surrounded by tall trees, wildlife, and the Kings River. Our site was a large, pull through site. Lots of afternoon sun to recharge the solar system. There are a few bathrooms sprinkled throughout the campground with water and flush toilets. When we were there, the showers were not availab... more

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zrokids would stay here again

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  • dry camping
  • recreation trail
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
  • pull thru
  • dump station
  • firewood
  • general store
  • ADA Accessible
  • recycle
  • restrooms: flush
  • trash
  • water available
  • pets
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