This is a special one night only campground designed for backpackers on the night before embarking on their backpack trip. It is a walk-in campground (short distance).
At a Glance
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.
Single night use only.
Active bear area, bear boxes are provided and must be used ( typical bear box size 48"x30"x36" )
Crowley Lake 15 miles
Mosquito Flat is at the end of Rock Creek Road.
Exit Highway 395 at Tom's Place (approximately 13 miles south of Mammoth Lakes, 30 miles north of Bishop). Follow Rock Creek Road (FS 12) to the end, about 10 miles. This road is closed in winter.