Wishon Cabin sits amid oaks and pines in the Southern Sierra Nevada Mountains in the Sequoia National Forest. The cabin, perched at an elevation of 3,900 feet, is located at the entrance of the Wishon Campground, about an hour drive from Springville, California. The cabin was originally built in the 1930s by the Civilian Conservation Corps and was used by the Forest Service to house fire patrol, recreation workers and other personnel. It is now available for rent year-round, allowing visitors to enjoy the forest and available recreation. Before arrival guests must confirm the cabin lock's combination at 559-539-5230 Guests must clean the cabin before their departure and dispose of trash in the dumpster Guests need to be prepared for a wide variety of weather, from hot to cold Guests should contact the Ranger District before arrival to confirm that there are no conditions, such as fire or weather, that might affect their visit This is bear country, guests must take precautions; learn more <a href=" http://www.fs.fed.us/r5/sequoia/maps/brochures/safety_in_bear_country.html">here Learn more about the <a href=" http://www.fs.fed.us/r5/sequoia/">the Sequoia National Forest and Sequoia National Monument 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. Don't Move Firewood: Protect California's forests from tree-killing pests by buying your firewood locally and burning it on-site. For more information visit firewood.ca.gov.