Horseshoe Meadow Equestrian Camp


Area Status: Closed

Horseshoe Meadow Equestrian Camp has 10 drive-in campsites with a corral and hitch rail at each site. Cottonwood Pass, Cottonwood Lakes and Trail Pass Trails provide access to Golden Trout, John Muir and Sequoia National Park Wilderness areas. This area is characterized by rolling terrain and sub-alpine meadows.

Horseshoe Meadow Area Campgrounds Guide (pdf)

Please be a considerate camper and pack out your horse manure.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Scheduled to open May 23, 2022
Reservations:  No reservations, register at campground.
Fees: $12.00 per night.
Usage: Light
Restrictions:
  • Limit 4 head/site
  • Wood gathering is prohibited.
  •  Active bear area, bear boxes are provided and must be used (typical bear box size 48" x 30" x 36")
Closest Towns: Lone Pine, CA
Water: Water system is off in the winter. Piped / potable water in summer.
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Eastern Sierra Interagency Visitor Center (760)876-6200

General Information

Directions:

Located near the end of Horseshoe Meadow Road, 24 miles southwest of the town of Lone Pine, California.

From Highway 395 at the center of Lone Pine, turn west on Whitney Portal Road (the only stoplight in town). Follow Whitney Portal Road for 3 miles, then turn south onto Horseshoe Meadow Road. The Equestrian Camp, Pack Station, and Cottonwood Lakes Trailhead are to the right.


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Campground Camping

Horse Camping

No. of Sites 10 single site(s)
Reservation Info Not reservable
No. of Accessible sites None

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
36.452218

  Longitude : 
-118.169911

  Elevation : 
10,000 feet