Sherwin Creek Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

Located in a grove of Jeffrey Pine Trees within 2 miles of the town of Mammoth Lakes. 85 Campsites.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Closed
Reservations:    This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or on-line at
Fees $23 per night per site
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Restrictions: Active bear area, bear boxes are provided and must be used (typical bear box size 48" x 30" x 36").
Closest Towns: Mammoth Lakes, CA
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Concessionaire: Inyo Recreation

General Information


Take US 395 to State Highway 203. Head west to Mammoth Lakes, left at first traffic light in town onto Old Mammoth Road. South 0.9 miles to Sherwin Creek Road, then left 1.5 miles to campground.

General Notes:


Traveling in Bear Country

 There has been a high level of bear activity at Sherwin Creek Campground. A bear-proof locker is located at each site at Sherwin Creek Campground. All food and scented items must be stored in the lockers. All trash must be disposed of in the bear proof trash receptacles. Do not store food, trash or scented items in your vehicle.

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