To locate a ranger station on a map, click the map link in the descriptions below or view the PDF map of Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Park. Ranger reports are missing for some years and some ranger stations.
See the main ranger report page for more information about these documents.
Located on the High Sierra Trail in Sequoia National Park and about 13
trail miles east from the Wolverton trailhead in the western Sierra.
The commercially-operated Bearpaw High Sierra Camp is adjacent.
Station elevation: 7800ft/2804m
Map of Bearpaw Meadow Ranger Station
Located at the intersection of the Pacific Crest Trail/John Muir
Trail and the Taboose Pass Trail. The ranger station is about a mile
east of Bench Lake.
Station elevation: 10744ft/3275m
Map of Bench Lake Ranger Station
Located on the Charlotte Lake spur trail off the the Pacific Crest
Trail/John Muir Trail. Glen Pass is about 1 linear mile northeast and
Kearsarge Pass is about 3 linear miles east.
Station elevation: 10370ft/3161m
Map of Charlotte Lake Ranger Station
Located near where the John Muir Trail departs from the Pacific Crest Trail to
head to Mt. Whitney. Mt. Whitney is about three linear miles to the
east and Timberline lake is about mile east.
Station elevation: 10720ft/3268m
Map of Crabtree Meadow Ranger Station
Located southwest of the Mineral King trailhead on Whitman Creek and
about 4 linear miles west of Vandever Mountain.
Station elevation: 8499ft/2591m
Map of Hockett Meadows Ranger Station
Located on the Pacific Crest Trail and Kern River at the southern
boundary of the park. On the other side of the park boundary lies
the Golden Trout Wilderness.
Station elevation: 6456ft/1968m
Map of Kern Canyon Ranger Station
Located on the Pacific Crest Trail/John Muir Trail at the intersection
with the Bishop Pass trail. The station is about 2 linear miles west
of Dusy Basin.
Station elevation: 8720ft/2658m
Map of LeConte Canyon Ranger Station
Located about 5 linear miles northeast of the Mineral King trailhead
at Little Five Lakes on the Black Rock Pass Trail.
Station elevation: 10476ft/3193m
Map of Little Five Lakes Ranger Station
Located in Evolution Valley on the Pacific Crest Trail/John Muir Trail
about 2 linear miles south of the northern park boundary.
Station elevation: 9600ft/2926m
Map of McClure Meadow Ranger Station
Located on the Mineral King Road about a mile from the eastern end of
Station elevation: 7560ft/2304m
Map of Mineral King Ranger Station
Located near Pear Lake at the end of the Pear Lake Trail and about
3 linear miles directly east of the Lodgepole Visitor Center on
Station elevation: 9200ft/2804m
Map of Pear Lake Ranger Station
Located on the Pacific Crest Trail/John Muir Trail near one of the
Rae Lakes. Glen Pass is about 1 linear mile southwest.
Station elevation: 10696ft/3260m
Map of Rae Lakes Ranger Station
This ranger station appears to have been decommisioned in recent
years. It is located near Ranger Lake about a mile east of Silliman Pass.
Station elevation: 9193ft/2802m
Map of Ranger Lake Ranger Station
Located near Scaffold Meadows and the intersection of the Sugarloaf,
Elizabeth Pass, Colby Pass, and Sphynx Creek trails. It is about 6
linear miles south of Roads End in Kings Canyon National Park.
Station elevation: 7400ft/2256m
Map of Roaring River Ranger Station
Located on the Pacific Crest Trail and Rock Creek. It is about 6
linear miles south of Mt. Whitney.
Station elevation: 9602ft/2927m
Map of Rock Creek Ranger Station
This is not a ranger station but considered a subdistrict of Sequoia
& Kings Canyon National Parks that includes the following other
ranger stations: Bench Lake, Leconte Canyon, McClure Meadow, Rae
Lakes, and Charlotte Lake.
Station elevation: not applicable
Located on Tyndall Creek off the Pacific Crest Trail/John Muir Trail
near the intersection with the Shepherd Pass Trail. Forester Pass is
about 4 linear miles north.
Station elevation: 10827ft/3300m
Map of Tyndall Creek Ranger Station