McGee Creek Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

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

Current Conditions: Closed for the winter.
Reservations: Some sites may be reserved at www.recreation.gov or by calling 1-877-444-6777.
Fees $23.00 per night.
Usage: Light
Busiest Season: July-August
Restrictions: Dogs on leash only. Maximum stay 14 days. Active bear area. All food must be secured overnight and when not attended, bear boxes are provided and must be used  (typical bear box size 48" x 30" x 36").  Always keep a clean camp and do not feed wildlife.
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

Directions:

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.


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Location

 
  Latitude : 
37.565480

  Longitude : 
-118.785461

  Elevation : 
7,600 feet

 

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