About This Campground
National Park Service
Crane Flat Campground is located in breathtaking Yosemite National Park in Central California's rugged Sierra Nevada Mountain Range.The site is conveniently located 17 miles from Yosemite Valley at an elevation of 6,200 feet. Within Yosemite, visitors can gaze upon waterfalls, sheer granite cliffs,…
- Tent Sites
- RV Sites
- ADA Access
- Picnic Table
- Drinking Water
- Sewer Hookups
- Pull-Through Sites
- Max Length: 40 ft.
- Drive InPark next to your campsite
As expected, we could not get any spots at the campsites in the Yosemite Valley, but Crane Flat CG was an incredible surprise. The campground was beautiful and not super crowded like the campsites in the valley. It was a 30 or so minute drive into the valley, but also provided easier access to…
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In the summer of 2015, my (now) boyfriend and I decided to plan a very last-minute hike up Half Dome. We finalized the decision to go about six weeks before our trip in the third week of September, therefore had missed the window of opportunity to reserve a valley campsite by about 5 months. The…
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Amazing spacious campground, but no showers. Bummer.
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Crane Flat is located in California
Take Highway 41 north from Fresno, Highway 140 east from Merced, or Highway 120 east from Manteca into Yosemite National Park. Crane Flat Campground is located 8 miles from the Big Oak Flat Entrance Station (Hwy 120 from the west), and is 17 miles (30 minutes) northwest of Yosemite Valley.