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The National Park Service operates campgrounds at Cold Springs (centrally located in the valley) and at Atwell Mill (about 6 miles down the road from the historic Mineral King community).
Midway between these two campgrounds is the Silver City Resort with lodging, a restaurant and small store selling basic camping supplies and souvenier items.
The Empire Stamp Mill was located near the center of the image.
The National Park Service's corral and tack building are in the foreground.
Webcam pictures are obtained several times each day throughout the year depending on solar power availability (see "Picture Schedule" in the Special Features Menu).
Estimated air temperature, wind direction, and snow depth are also provided on this page.
Farewell Gap, at 10,586 feet, is in the center of the image with the Little Kern River valley beyond.
The town of Three Rivers is the gateway to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks.In the decades that followed, mining and prospecting declined and other commercial interests began to take aim at developing this pristine area of the Western Sierra.In order to preserve the valley it was annexed into Sequoia National Park in 1978.The lower image (MINERAL KING) is a view looking in the opposite direction, north toward Timber Gap which is at an elevation of 9,511 feet.Timbers from that area were used for shoring in the famous, now abandon, Empire Mine located in the upper right of the image.
The narrow valley is approximately two miles in length and rises from an elevation of 7,400 feet at Faculty Flat to more than 7,800 feet at the end of the road.