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South Fork Recreation Area, Southern Sierra Nevada, California

   

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Naturally there are restrooms here, and water hookups are available here. Famous California generosity and the nicely looked after facilities have folks coming from far and near. South Fork Recreation Area is one of the places to camp here in the Southern Sierra Nevada.
If you like the outdoors, you won’t be dissatisfied; there's fishing, playing golf, swimming, hiking, and whitewater paddling, so you won’t run out of things to do.
Such a delightful pick of attractions and so much stuff to do are good motives to come.
At South Fork Recreation Area exciting stuff to do is bountiful, and spending time at
 
    this campground is incredibly pleasant. How long has it been since you went camping? South Fork Recreation Area in California is a wonderful place to go. South Fork Recreation Area is a campground esteemed by campers from Lake Isabella.
 California is a wonderful place for campers. The 3 different ski lifts bring skiers up the 600-foot altitude difference at the close by ski resort Shirley Meadow. Shirley Meadow gets blanketed by an average of 18 feet of beautiful snow every winter on its 7 ski slopes. Shirley Meadow is a great ski resort with 80 acres of skiable terrain. 30% of the ski slopes are demanding and 70% are green and blue. A magnificent 7-mile-from-beginning-to-end whitewater bit on Kern River is close by. This, the Lake Isabella to Sandy Flat portion, is a class II-III. This portion of Kern River is a mid difficulty bit for paddling. Of course, paddling is fun but dangerous; check the latest conditions in  
advance of a trip. Cannell Meadow Trail is a striking great outdoors trail; it's 21.4 miles from beginning to end and has an altitude difference of 5,112 feet.  

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Other campgrounds near South Fork Recreation Area, Southern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Paradise Cove, Lake Isabella, 1 miles away
      
   Old Isabella, Lake Isabella, 1 miles away
      
   Lake Isabella RV Resort, Lake Isabella, 2 miles away
      
   Lake Isabella Resort, Lake Isabella, 2 miles away
      
   Lake Isabella RV Resort, Lake Isabella, 2 miles away
      
   Auxiliary Dam Campground, Kern County, 2 miles away
      
   Camp 9, Wofford Heights, 2 miles away
      
   Stine Cove, Lake Isabella, 2 miles away
      
   Sequoia National Forest Campground Hungry Gulch, Wofford Heights, 2 miles away
      
   Boulder Group Camp - San Bernardino National Forest, San Bernardino, 2 miles away
      

Marinas near South Fork Recreation Area, Southern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Reds Kern Valley Marina, Lake Isabella, 0 miles away

   French Gulch Marina, Lake Isabella, 3 miles away


Paddling Rivers Near South Fork Recreation Area, Southern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Whitewater Outfitter - Kern River Outfitters, Kern County, 3 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Kern River, Kern County, 3 miles away
      Class II-III - 7 miles long (Lake Isabella to Sandy Flat)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Chuck Richard's White Water, Kern County, 3 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Whitewater Outfitter - Hyside Inflatables River Trips, Kern County, 5 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Whitewater Outfitter - Sierra South MT Sports, Kern County, 6 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter


Public Lands near South Fork Recreation Area, Southern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Park, Three Rivers - CA, 54 miles away
      
   Sequoia National Forest, California, 24 miles away

   Red Rock Canyon State Park, California, 35 miles away


Trails near South Fork Recreation Area, Southern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Cannell Meadow Trail, Kern County, 8 miles away
       21.4 hiking miles, 5112 feet elevation difference

   Virginia Trail, Kern County, 14 miles away
      4.1 hiking miles, 2879 feet elevation difference

   Bull Run Cattle Drive, Tulare County, 14 miles away
      3.6 hiking miles, 1739 feet elevation difference

   Tobias Creek Trail, Tulare County, 15 miles away
      6.5 hiking miles, 4434 feet elevation difference

   Old Sled Trail, Tulare County, 17 miles away
      2.1 hiking miles, 1313 feet elevation difference


Golf Courses Near South Fork Recreation Area, Southern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Kern Valley Golf Course, Kernville, 7 miles away


Lakes Near South Fork Recreation Area, Southern Sierra Nevada, California:

   Isabella Lake, Kern County, 3 miles away

   Julia Lake, Kern County, 17 miles away


Current weather conditions at South Fork Recreation Area, Southern Sierra Nevada, California
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Local climate location: POSEY 10 miles away


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