Forks Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

Springtime camping at the Forks Campground.

Forks Campground is located near the junction of the South Fork and the Middle Fork of Bishop Creek. Most of the sites are tucked into the aspen and pine trees, some sites are along the banks of Bishop Creek. Bearproof food storage containers available in the campground.

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Accessible,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Toilets,Drinking water
Fees $21 per site
Open Season: May
Usage: Heavy
Busiest Season: July-August
Restrictions: Dogs on leash only. Maximum stay 7 days. This is Bear Country. All food must be secured overnight and when not attended, bear boxes are provided and must be used ( typical bear box size 48"x30"x36" )  Always keep a clean camp and do not feed animals, squirrels and rodents.
Closest Towns: Bishop, CA - 11 miles away.
Water: Drinking water
Restroom: Flush Toilet (1), Vault Toilet (2)
Passes: America the Beautiful Senior and Access Passes are accepted for half priced camping. Follow the instructions on the bulletin board at the campground.
Operated By: Concessionaire

General Information

Directions:

From Bishop, go west on State Route 168 (Line Street)approximately 15 miles. Turn left at the junction of the South Lake Road, the campground will be the first right turn about 1/4 mile.


Parking:

For additional parking see the camp host or check the rules on the bulletin board.


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Campground Camping

Fire InformationFires are permitted only in the fireplaces provided.
Reservation InfoReservations are not accepted. All sites are first come, first served.
No. of Sites21 sites
No. of Accessible sitesNone

Amenities

Camping trailer Some sites long enough for trailers when disconnected.
Toilets Flush Toilets
Accessible Restrooms are accessible with assistance
Tent camping Some level sites for tents
Drinking water Piped water