Bishop Park Group Campground

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The Group site at Bishop Park Group Camp

This is a group camp along Bishop Creek located between the turn-off to South Lake and the community of Aspendell. This group camp is by reservation only. This campground is adjacent to Bishop Creek. Facilities provided include flush toilets, picnic tables, and fire rings.  Popular activities include horseback riding, wildlife viewing, hiking, and fishing in a stocked trout stream. There are stores, marinas, restaurants, and pack stations in the canyon area. Campground is located near John Muir Wilderness trailheads. Reservations must be made at least 4 days in advance. This campground requires a 2 night minimum stay on weekends. Tent camping only. No RV camping in parking lot. Maximum of 25 people on this group site. There is room for only 8 vehicles on this group site. This site is not suitable for RVs or trailers. CAUTION: Bears are frequent in this area. All food must be kept in approved containers. There are 2 bear proof storage lockers on site.

At a Glance

Rentals & Guides: There is a pack station nearby.
Fees $70.00 per night - reservations required @ recreation.gov or 877-444-6777
Open Season: May
Usage: Light
Busiest Season: July-August
Restrictions: Maximum 25 persons.  Dogs on leash only. Maximum stay 14 days. Active bear area. All food must be secured overnight and when not attended, bear boxes are provided and must be used (typical bear box size 48" x 30" x 36").  Always keep a clean camp and do not feed animals, squirrels and rodents.
Closest Towns: Bishop, CA - 14 miles
Water: Drinking water
Restroom: Flush Toilet
Operated By: Concessionaire

General Information

Directions:

From Bishop go west on State Route 168 (Line Street)approximately 13 miles toward Lake Sabrina and Aspendell. Bishop Park Group Campground will be on your left, about 2 miles after the South Lake road junction.


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General Info:

Parking:

There are 8 parking spots for this group site.  RV's and trailers not recommended.


Fire InformationFires are permitted only in the fireplaces provided.
Reservation InfoThis site is by reservation only:   www.recreation.gov or by calling 1-877-444-6777.
No. of Sites1 group site
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