Big Bend Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Elevation 7800 feet. 17 campsites on Lee Vining Creek. Near the Tuolumne Meadows entrance of Yosemite National Park. Campsites can accommodate a 30 foot vehicle. Drinking water is available. Vault toilets are available. 14 day stay limit. Each campsite has a bear locker for food storage. This is Bear Country. Please store food properly and don't feed the bears.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open 9/16/21
Reservations: No Reservations, Register at Campground.
Fees $24 per night.
Open Season: 5/28
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Active bear area, bear boxes are provided and must be used (typical bear box size 48" x 30" x 36").
Closest Towns: Lee Vining, CA
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Concessionaire

General Information


From US 395 at Lee Vining, go west on CA 120 and turn onto Poole Power Plant Road.

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