White Mountain Ranger District extends from the Sierra Nevada to the White Mountains. There are hundreds of lakes, ponds, rivers and creeks for fishing and many roads and trails to explore the wide variety of terrain and life zones. Elevations accessible by car range from 3,900 ft in Big Pine to 10,100 ft at the Mosquito Flat trailhead at the end of Rock Creek Road.
Roads Closed for Winter: Sabrina/North Lake closed at Aspendell. South Lake road closed at Bishop Creek Resort. White Mountain Road closed at Sierra View. Rock Creek Road closed at snow park.
Snow at 8,000 ft elevation.
The White Mountain Visitor is located in the District Ranger Station in Bishop. Easy to find at 798 N Main St, this visitor center serves hundreds of visitors every week. You can get campfire and wilderness permits, rent bear canisters, purchase firewood permits and shop our selection of books and maps. Our staff is friendly and helpful and can assist you with all kinds of information about the White Mountain District.
Areas for Visitor Centers at White Mountain Ranger District