Miracle Hot Springs Picnic Site

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

This is a Forest Service managed day use area.  It is located 42 miles northeast of Bakersfield and 8 miles southwest of Lake Isabella along the old Kern Canyon Road and the lower Kern River. There is no potable water available. The elevation is 2,300 ft.  There is a boat launch for raft put-in and take-out.  It is open May to September and there is no fee for this site.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Located on the Kern River Ranger District.
Operational Hours: 6:00am until 10:00pm daily.
Reservations: None
Fees None
Permit Info: Campfire permits required for campfires, barbeques, and camp stoves.
Open Season: May
Usage: Medium
Closest Towns: Lake Isabella, or Bodfish
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Lake Isabella Visitor Center

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$10 Day Use Fee at this area