Wishon Cabin

Area Status: Closed

Open April 26 - October 27, located near Wishon Campground. 45 minutes from Porterville, Elevation 4,000 foot

Cabins are all located on the Sequoia National Forest, and are either in the Giant Sequoia National Monument or adjacent to it.  Big Meadows, Mtn. Home and Frog Mdw. are open mid-May to mid-November only, dependent on weather conditions.

  • Cabins all have indoor bathrooms complete with tub/shower, sink and toilet.
  • Cabins are furnished with couches, tables and chairs, beds, mattresses.
  • Kitchens are complete with dishes, glasses, tableware, pots and pans.
  • Cook stoves, refrigerators, water heaters, and room heaters are operated either by electricity or propane.  Big Mdw. also has a wood burning stove for heat.
  • All have outdoor BBQ/Fire rings, and picnic tables.  Wood may not be available.
  • YOU WILL NEED TO BRING your own bedding, bath towels, and food, including salt and pepper.

***NOTE:  There is NO ELECTRICITY at Mtn. Home or Frog Mdw.  You will need to furnish your own battery or propane operated lanterns for light after dark.

Reservations are accepted UP TO 6 months in advance, and are highly recommended.

Cabins rent from $187 per night.  Week-end two night stay may be required in heavy use season. 

Campfire permits are required for campfires, barbeques, and camp stoves. Permits are available at your local Ranger Station or online at Campfire Permit - Ready for Wildfire.

All developed campground areas on the Forest operate under a concessionaire permit with ExplorUS. For additional information, please visit ExplorUS - Hospitality Management (goexplorus.com) or call their home office at (559) 335-5385.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Year Around-Western Divide Ranger District
Operational Hours: April 26 – October 27
Reservations: Reservations 1-877-444-6777 or Wishon Cabin, Sequoia National Forest - Recreation.gov
Fees: Cabins rent from $176 per night.  Week-end two night stay may be required in heavy use season. 
Open Season: April 15


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