Gigantea Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

Located half a mile from the McKinley Grove of Giant Sequoias, Gigantea Camground offers slightly more rustic camping.  The area has some slopes and flat areas. Cedar, fir and sugar pine trees offer excellent shade for campsites. Each site has a table and grill.  Access to the road is paved and dirt roads.  Water and trash service are not provided.

At a Glance

Reservations: No reservations, first come, first serve.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees $24 per night, per site.
$10 per additional vehicle, per night
Open Season: May - October
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Maximum length of stay = 14 days
Maximum vehicle length = 35'
Maximum group size = 6 per site No reservations, first come, first serve.
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Concessionaire - California Land Management
Information Center: High Sierra Ranger District
29688 Auberry Rd
P.O. Box 559
Prather, CA 93651
(559) 855-5355    Hearing Impaired
California Relay Service 711
Open: Monday-Friday
Hours:  8:00am-4:30pm 
For more information click here.

General Information

General Notes:

Limited supplies and pay showers are available in Dinkey Creek, approximately 15 minute drive.

Water and trash service are not provided.  This is a "pack it in, pack it out" facility.  Please take your garbage with you when you leave.

This is Bear Counrty. Please store food properly and don't feed the bears. Bring mosquito repellent.

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Picnic tables Yes
Drinking water No
Toilets Vault
Tent camping Total sites = 10
Camping trailer Maximum vehicle length = 35'
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