Cedar Grove Lodge, Grant Grove Village, California
Close to deep canyons, rushing water and pleasant meadows the Cedar Grove Lodge provides all-natural accommodations to its visitors. The lodge is known for its central location in Kings Canyon National Park. Families vacationing in the area will find it easy to hike to a number of must-see natural wonders, including Zumwalt Meadow, North Dome, Grand Sentinel and several waterfalls. In addition, it is near the Kings Canyon backcountry where families can begin a horseback ride or backpacking excursion. Most rooms offer only the most necessary amenities: Air conditioning and telephone. A few extra special patio rooms are offered, which sit by the river and open up to a peaceful, outdoor patio. For families who wish to get back to nature, the Cedar Grove Lodge offers a relaxing alternative to the typical hotel.