Description

Located near Alder and Cedar Creeks, Alder Creek Campground is a great place for fishing and exploring the nearby sequoia groves. Bring your RV or pitch your tent, and if you forgot something (s'mores supplies), head to the nearby towns of Glennville or Wofford Heights.
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
13 sites
Up to guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Picnic table available

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking
Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback riding
Paddling
Wind sports
Off-roading (OHV)
Climbing
Snow sports
Swimming
Whitewater paddling
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Alder Creek Campground.

Beach
Cave
Desert
Forest
Hot spring
River, stream, or...
Swimming hole
Waterfall
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Hipcamper Raul
Raul P.
didn't provide a recommendation.
July 4th, 2016

Just went camping here on 6/2/16. My plan was to go camping at cedar creek like usual but it was full. So I decided to head here to see what I could find. This campground is a little hard to find. There we no signs that let you know where the campground is and it's at least a 15 min drive from highway 155 to the camp site through a dirt road. When we arrived all the official campsites were already taken (these seemed to be the best shaded and close to 2 vault toilets) so we kept going and found a campsite by the creek in a really open area. This campground isn't as green as cedar creek but the pros of it where that it was far from all the other campgrounds. I would definitely come back for some primitive camping.

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Hipcamper Bryan
Bryan M.
didn't provide a recommendation.
August 22nd, 2020

There is no campground at alder creek any more, tables gone, a lot of trees cut and laying all over, the outhouses are falling apart, it's a mess. I used to camp there in spring and fall and it was a good place. The forest service is letting these small campgrounds go back to nature I guess.

Hipcamper Bryan
Bryan M.
didn't provide a recommendation.
September 12th, 2020

I've camped at Alder creek many times beginning in the late 70's, it used to be a great place to go when it wasn't to hot but now there is nothing left, years ago the forest service pulled out the tables and fire rings, they allowed loggers to clear out the dead trees and they destroyed the campground, left trees lying over the campsites, never put the tables back nor the fire rings. They turned it into a fire hazard, the toilets are falling down. It's a total shame. I was just there on 9/1/2020 and was 100% disappointed . the forest service is destroying all the small out of the way campgrounds.

Park
Sequoia National Forest
State
California
Country
United States
Phone Number
(559) 784-1500
Directions
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Official Website
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Coordinates
35.72° N, 118.612° W
Unknown price
Tent / RV / Trailer: 13 Sites
(Up to people per site)

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