Big Meadow Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

A travel trailer parked in the shade of Jeffrey Pines at Big Meadow Campground

This small 11 unit campground is sited along Rock Creek affording wonderful scenery, fishing and a peaceful setting.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Major reconstruction activities will be taking place on Rock Creek Road for the duration of the 2014 and 2015 seasons.  While the road will remain open to traffic throughout the project, visitors may experience delays of up to 30 minutes.  Additionally, at certain times, the road may need to be closed for longer periods of time, Monday through Friday.
Fees $20 per site
Open Season: June
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: Crowley Lake, 8 miles or Bishop, 28 miles
Water: Drinking water
Restroom: Flush Toilet
Passes: The America the Beautiful Access and Senior Passes are honored here for 1/2 price camping.
Operated By: Concessionaire

General Information

Directions:

From Bishop go north on Hwy 395 approximately 23 miles (or South from Mammoth Lakes 10 miles) to Toms Place.  Turn west on Rock Creek Road approximately 5 miles. Big Meadow Campground will be on your right about 1/2 mile past Iris Meadow Campground.


Parking:

Parking is limited.  See the camp host or instructions on the bulletin board for parking additional vehicles.


Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Big Meadow is one of the most popular campgrounds in the Rock Creek area.

Fire InformationFires are permitted only in the fireplaces provided.
Reservation InfoReservations are not accepted. All sites are first come, first served.
No. of Sites11 sites
No. of Accessible sitesNone