Frog Meadow Guard Station sits at a meadow’s edge at an elevation of 7,760 feet in the heart of the the Sequoia National Forest and Sequoia National Monument. The cabin is two hours northeast of Bakersfield, California. It was constructed in the mid-1930s by the Civilian Conservation Corps as a residence for Forest Service fire patrolmen stationed in the area. The cabin sleeps ten. For larger groups, Frog Meadow Campground is a quarter-mile away and has ten sites that are available on a first-come, first-served basis. There is no electricity; guests must bring flashlights and lanterns. Guests must provide their own sleeping bags and/or linens and pillows. Guest must bring trash bags and pack out all trash. Confirm the cabin combinations before arrival by calling 559-539-3004. Contact the Ranger District before arrival to confirm that there are no conditions, such as fire or weather, that might affect your visit. Elevation can pose a hazard. This facility is operated by Sequoia Recreation, A Division of California Land Management, and your comments are appreciated; comment forms are available from campground hosts or on CLM’s website. Fire restrictions may be imposed at any time due to hot, dry weather conditions, at which time campfires and charcoal fires may not be allowed. For current fire conditions or weather closures contact the Kern River Ranger District (760) 376-3781.
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- Fire Pit
- Picnic Table