Hospital Flat Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

At 3,000 foot elevation along the North Fork of the Kern River, Hospital Flat Campground offers 40 individual family units, and 1 accessible group unit with ramp. Maximum 30 foot RV and trailer length. Paved access roads. Bathrooms and water available.

At a Glance

Reservations: This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or on-line at http://www.recreation.gov/
Fees $24/Night. $7 for additional vehicles. $26/Night on holiday weekends.
Permit Info: Campfire permits required for campfires, barbeques, and camp stoves.
Open Season: May
Usage: Medium
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions: Camping and campfires within 25 feet of the water's edge are prohibited due to Kern River's Wild and Scenic Designation.
Closest Towns: Kernville
Water: Yes
Restroom: Vault Toilets
Operated By: Concessionaire
Information Center: Kernville Ranger Station

General Information

Directions: Off of Highway 99 in Bakersfield, take Highway 178 East, to Lake Isabella From Lake Isabella take Highway 155 around the west side of the lake to the town of Kernville. From Kernville go north on Sierra Way (Mountain 99) 6.5 miles to the campground.

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Reservation InfoThis site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or on-line at http://www.recreation.gov/campgroundDetails.do?contractCode=NRSO&parkId=71595&topTabIndex=CampingSpot
No. of Sites37 single site(s), 2 20-50 people group site(s)
No. of Accessible sites2 of 39

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
35.82876217
  Longitude : 
-118.4580432
  Elevation : 
2300