CAMP AT THE
KERN RIVER's Edge
TO KERN RIVER'S EDGE
Situated along the banks of the Kern River, two miles north of Kernville, you can enjoy immediate river access for fishing, horseshoe pits, shuffleboard, and volleyball, or you can just relax in our shady Grove after a great day of adventures on the Kern River. The Curve, a public beach is a short walk from camp along our secret river trail!
While camping with us, you may notice areas being utilized for special events. We do our best to give plenty of notice to our camping guests about the timing of special events. Occasionally, the horseshoe pits or volleyball and shuffleboard courts will be closed for a few hours during a special event.
Boulder Beach group camping site holds up to 24 people, and up to four vehicles. This is currently our only site that includes an electrical hook-up. We do allow two RV’s on this site. Electrical is $25/night, per RV.
This may be our official group campsite, but this is not your only option for creating a group camping area. You can book blocks of sites or rent the entire facility.
We have a full service
Positioned along the banks of the Kern River, in Kernville, California, Kern River’s Edge Campground Retreat is one of the most popular camping destinations in Southern California, so reserve early! Book Kern River camping online or call us today at (760) 376-6553 to reserve your campsite by phone!
Kernville is geographically located between Southern California, Yosemite and Death Valley, offering easy access to world-class whitewater rafting and kayaking on the Kern River, plus epic mountain biking on the famed Cannell Trail. Enjoy nearby Lake Isabella for access to boating, jet skiing, paddle boarding, fishing, windsurfing and swimming. Off-road enthusiasts can access miles of trails right across the road from our park. Winter sports like skiing and snowboarding are a 20-minute drive away.
Our Kern River camp is privately owned and has 40+ spacious sites (map). KRE’s roomy, dry camping sites are perfect for RV's or tents and boast sparkling, deluxe restrooms, hot showers, handy drinking water spigots, picnic tables and fire rings. We are a generator-friendly park and generator use follows quiet hours. RV sites are back-in.
Motorhomes - Trailers - 5th Wheels - Tent Trailers - Truck Campers - Camper Vans - Tents
Kern River’s Edge Campground Retreat has all your favorite camping amenities and is located one hour east of Bakersfield and just two miles north of Kernville, California on Sierra Way.
Our ideal location on the Kern River and nearby Lake Isabella makes catering to fly fishing, anglers, whitewater rafting enthusiasts, mountain bikers, climbers, and water sport enthusiasts our specialty. The grassy grove offers a quiet place to relax after a great day of adventure.
Concierge camping available along the edge of the Wild and Scenic Kern River.