Upper Soda Springs Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Narrow, single lane road. Only accessible in summer. Accessible by private vehicle only if camping.28 Campsites.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: ...
Operational Hours: Overflow campground.
Reservations: Not Reservable, Register at Campground.
Fees $25 per night.
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Campers may drive into Reds MeadowValley; however shuttle fee applies. Active bear area, bear boxes are provided and must be used (typical bear box size 48"x30"x36").
Closest Towns: Mammoth Lakes, CA
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Concessionaire: Inyo Recreation www.clm-services.com

General Information


Take US 395 to State Highway 203. Head west to and through the town of Mammoth Lakes. At the 2nd traffic light, turn right onto Minaret and continue up the mountain past Mammoth Mountain Main Lodge and Minaret Vista Station.

General Notes:


Traveling in Bear Country

Historically, there has been a high level of bear activity at Upper Soda Springs Campground. A bear-proof locker is located at each site at Upper Soda Springs 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.

For more information about traveling in bear bear country, click here...

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