Mountain scene with trees, icy ground, and bright blue sky


Here are current conditions for the Inyo, including campground and road status.

Wilderness Permits are required year round and are reserved through

Watch Experience Inyo—a video to help orient you to this beautiful forest

Popular Recreation Activities

Hiking Camping Fishing Picnic areas. Winter Sports. OHV icon


Recent News


Leave No Trace on Mt. Whitney

Leave No Trace principles on Mt. Whitney require additional measures because of the trail's popularity.

The 7 Principles of Leave No Trace

These are principles that you should be thinking about when you visit Wilderness anywhere.


Backcountry Trail Crew Video

Have you ever thought of the work that it takes to maintain trails on the Inyo?

Bishop Creek Recreation: Web Survey

South Lake

 Bishop Creek Recreation: Web Survey, Operations and Maintenance Assessment


Mammoth Stamp Mill Site Closed

Records can be viewed at:
Inyo National Forest
Supervisor's Office
351 Pacu Lane
Bishop CA 93514
Contact: Colleen Garcia

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