Palisade Group Camp

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

This was formerly a very small family campground that has recently been converted into an "overflow" group camp designed for smaller groups (less than 25) who are not able to reserve the Rock Creek Lake Group site.  While not quite as scenic as the Rock Creek Group site, this location is well suited for large family and small organizational group gatherings.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Closed
Reservations: Reservation only by calling 1-877-444-6777 or www.recreation.gov.
Fees $75.00 per night.
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Use is by reservation only at 1-877-444-6777 or www.recreation.gov.  Dogs on leash only. Maximum stay 7 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.  Fires permitted only in fireplaces provided.
Closest Towns: Crowley Lake 9 Miles, Bishop 30 miles
Water: Drinking water
Restroom: Vault toilets
Operated By: Conessionaire

General Information

Directions:

From Mammoth Lakes go south on US 395 for approximately 13 miles. Take the Tom's Place exit and follow Forest Service Highway 12 (Rock Creek Road) for about six miles the campground is on the right.  From Bishop go north on US 395 for about 30 miles. Take the Tom's Place exit and follow Forest Service Highway 12 (Rock Creek Road) for about six miles.


Parking:

Parking is limited. See the camp host or instructions on the bulletin board for parking additional vehicles.


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Location

 
  Latitude : 
37.494653

  Longitude : 
-118.718672

  Elevation : 
8,600 feet

 

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