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Calkins Flat, Southern Sierra Nevada, California

   

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AMENITIES:
Fishing
Cabins
Restrooms
Store
Picnic and Barbecue area is available

Activities: fishing, hiking and horseback riding

There are unsurprisingly restrooms at this campground. Calkins Flat is a perfect campground to use as a base while enjoying the Southern Sierra Nevada. You need to get out of the house, and Calkins Flat in California is a wonderful choice.
Loads of people stay at this campground to be in the neighborhood of Sequoia National Forest. Quite a lot of entertaining things to do near Calkins Flat, and camping is such a fun activity, and this is a wonderful spot to do that.
The people who watch over the campground
 
    and all the entertaining things are reasonably extraordinary. Some activities here at Calkins Flat are swimming, whitewater paddling, fishing, hiking, and playing golf, so you won’t get bored.
As long as you go for the outdoors
 you will go for California.
Kern River has a close by whitewater section; the Johnsondale Bridge to Powerhouse #3 portion is a magnificent 17-mile-long grade III-V section of whitewater. It can be said that this section of Kern River is a spot for experienced whitewater kayaking or rafting. Whitewater rapids are hazardous matters, so you should check conditions before heading out. With its 4,434 foot difference between top and bottom it's a lovely wilderness trail; the Tobias Creek Trail is 6.5 miles of great backcountry trekking. Tobias Creek Trail is a challenging wilderness trail that necessitates approximately one and a half days to hike. Bull Run Cattle Drive is 3.6 miles long. This
 
pretty backcountry hiking trail has a difference in altitude of 1,739 feet. A tough backcountry hiking trail like Bull Run Cattle Drive ought to take you something like four hours.  

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Holiday Inn Express & Suites PORTERVILLE, Porterville

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Other campgrounds near Calkins Flat, Southern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Lower Campground, Tulare County, 0 miles away
      
   Fairview, Kernville, 1 miles away
      
   Limestone Campground, Tulare County, 3 miles away
      
   Brush Creek, Kernville, 3 miles away
      
   Ant Canyon, Kernville, 3 miles away
      
   Chamise Flat, Kernville, 3 miles away
      
   Gold Ledge Campground, Tulare County, 3 miles away
      
   Upper Springhill Campground, Tulare County, 4 miles away
      
   Springhill, Kernville, 4 miles away
      
   Lower Springhill Campground, Tulare County, 4 miles away
      

Marinas near Calkins Flat, Southern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Reds Kern Valley Marina, Lake Isabella, 15 miles away

   French Gulch Marina, Lake Isabella, 16 miles away


Paddling Rivers Near Calkins Flat, Southern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Kern River, Tulare / Kern County, 3 miles away
      Class III-V - 17 miles long (Johnsondale Bridge to Powerhouse #3)

   Brush Creek, tulare County, 4 miles away
      Class V - 1.5 miles long (Rincon Camp to Kern River)

   Dry Meadow Creek, Kern County, 5 miles away
      Class V - 1.5 miles long (to North Fork Kern)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Eagle Rafting, Kern County, 10 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Whitewater Outfitter - Sierra South MT Sports, Kern County, 10 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter


Public Lands near Calkins Flat, Southern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Park, Three Rivers - CA, 40 miles away
      
   Sequoia National Forest, California, 10 miles away


Trails near Calkins Flat, Southern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Tobias Creek Trail, Tulare County, 3 miles away
      6.5 hiking miles, 4434 feet elevation difference

   Bull Run Cattle Drive, Tulare County, 8 miles away
      3.6 hiking miles, 1739 feet elevation difference

   Summit Trail, Tulare County, 10 miles away
       51.4 hiking miles, 3514 feet elevation difference

   Old Sled Trail, Tulare County, 11 miles away
      2.1 hiking miles, 1313 feet elevation difference

   Cannell Meadow Trail, Kern County, 11 miles away
       21.4 hiking miles, 5112 feet elevation difference

   Virginia Trail, Kern County, 12 miles away
      4.1 hiking miles, 2879 feet elevation difference

   Black Mountain Trail, Tulare County, 19 miles away
      6.3 hiking miles, 4286 feet elevation difference


Golf Courses Near Calkins Flat, Southern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Kern Valley Golf Course, Kernville, 11 miles away


Lakes Near Calkins Flat, Southern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Isabella Lake, Kern County, 15 miles away


Current weather conditions at Calkins Flat, Southern Sierra Nevada, California
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Local climate location: THREE RVRS EDISON PH 20 miles away


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