Nes Harim Overnight Camping Site, American Independence Park

The Nes Harim Overnight Camping Site is the main camping site in the American Independence Park, perfectly located as a base for hikes in the Jerusalem Hills.

On the site: Many picnic tables, drinking water, and campfire circles. About a kilometer from the camping site is the Nes Harim Field and Forest Education Center, which offers information about local hiking..

Nearby sites: Nahal Katlav, Nahal Sorek Views trail (disabled-accessible), a trail to Bayt' Itab, a trail to Nahal Hame'ara (suitable for experienced walkers), a trail to Nahal Dolev (also for experienced walkers), Nahal Katlav, Mount Ye'ela Observation Point, a trail from Mount Ye'ela to the Nes Harim Field and Forest Education Center (for experienced walkers). 

Location: The camping site is located between the Nes Harim and Bar Giora moshavs (route 3866) Waze: חניון נס הרים.
 
Maximum capcacity: 600 visitors
 
Group registration: adit@kkl.org.il

 
Nes Harim Overnight Camping Site, American Independence Park. Photograph: Yaakov Shkolnik, KKL-JNF Photo Archive
Nes Harim Overnight Camping Site, American Independence Park. Photograph: Yaakov Shkolnik, KKL-JNF Photo Archive