McGee Creek Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Campsityes at McGee Creek each have shelters.

This 28 unit campground provides an excellent "close-to-the-trailhead" location to camp as a jumping off point for adventures in the McGee Canyon area or as a pleasant sunny location for family camping. Each campsite has a shade pavillion as there are few trees here.  The campgound is 2 miles from the trailhead and 4 miles from Crowley Lake.

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees $20 per site
Open Season: May
Usage: Light
Busiest Season: July-August
Restrictions: Dogs on leash only. Maximum stay 14 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 4 miles, Bishop 32 miles
Water: Drinking water
Restroom: Vault toilets
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


From Mammoth Lakes go south on US 395 for approximately 8 miles. Take the McGee Creek exit and follow the paved road about 2 miles to the campground on the left. Or, from Bishop go north on US 395 for about 37 miles. Take the McGee Creek exit and follow the paved road about 2 miles to the campground on the left.


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

A sunny campground with nice facilities.

General Info:


Wheelchair accessible restrooms and some accessible campsites.


Parking is usually not a problem.  Check with the camp host or check the bulletin board for information about parking extra vehicles.

Reservation Info Some sites may be reserved at or by calling 1-877-444-6777.
Fire Information Fires are permitted only in fireplaces provided.
No. of Sites 28 sites
No. of Accessible sites Some wheelchair accessible sites.


Camping trailer Room for trailers and RV's.
Toilets Vault toilets
Parking Ample parking.
Tent camping Level spots for tents.
Drinking water Piped water to the campground.