Updated: May 18
This Mother's Day give Mom the gift of a slower pace. Give her time to relax and recharge, to read a book by the river, take a hike or a paddle, to smell the wildflowers. Fancy gifts make a statement, yet the simple things like spending quality time together create memories that last for years. We've created this sample "Memories with Mom" getaway itinerary to help get your planning started. Reserve your camp site today and use Promo Code: MOM23 to receive 30% off your two-night camping stay @ Kern River's Edge Campground! Valid on new reservations Mother's Day weekend. Reservation policies apply. Must use discount code at time of reservation.
Take Mom on a hike. Be sure to stop and smell the wildflowers.
Do the menu planning and meal prep for Mom.
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Don't forget to pack the s'mores! Relax and make memories with Mom.
Recreating responsibly includes packing trash bags to leave our wild spaces cleaner than you found them. There is a glass ban in the Sequoia National Forest, so remember to use plastic storage containers, ziploc bags, or bota bags for camping gear and kitchen supplies instead.
Looking for more insights into the Kern River?
We’d love to help! Our campground is located right on the edge of the Kern River, and we know this majestic body of water inside and out. If you’d like to learn more about swimming, camping, or rafting the Kern River, check out our website or take a look at our additional resources.