The State of the Inyo as of 6/13/19


Mono Lake Ranger District

Roads open: Sonora Pass (SR108), Monitor Pass (SR89), Ebbetts Pass (SR4), Bodie Road (SR270), June Lake Loop N & S (SR158), Hwy 120 E (Mono Mills Road), Lundy Canyon Road (to the resort).

Roads closed: Lundy Canyon Road (beyond resort), Tioga Pass (SR120 W), Saddlebag Rd.


Campgrounds open: Oh Ridge, June Lake, Gull Lake, Aerie Crag, Silver Lake, Reversed Creek,

Glass Creek, Lower Lee Vining, Moraine, Lundy Canyon (county).


Campgrounds closed: Upper and Lower Deadman, Hartley Springs, Big Springs, Obsidian Flat,

Big Bend, Ellery Lake, Junction, Tioga Lake, Sawmill Walk-in, Saddlebag

Lake and Saddlebag Lake Group Camp, Aspen Grove.


The Mono Basin Visitor Center is open daily, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, (Fuelwood Permits on sale

Monday-Sunday - 8:00 to 12:00 and 1:00 to 4:30) FUELWOOD PERMITS UNAVAILABLE

6/9 – 6/15!!


Mammoth Ranger District

Roads open: Mammoth Scenic Loop


Roads closed: Hwy. 203 (continuing to the Reds Meadow Rd.) at Mammoth Mountain Inn, Lakes Basin Road, Old Mammoth Road to Lakes Basin


Campgrounds open: Mammoth Mtn. RV Park (private, year-round). Crowley (BLM, no water),

Convict Lake, New Shady Rest, Old Shady Rest, Sherwin Creek, Pine Glen Family/Group,

Brown's Owens River (Private)


Campgrounds closed: Twin Lakes, Lake Mary, Lake George, Pine City, Coldwater, Agnew

Meadows Horse, Agnew Meadows Group, Agnew Meadows Family, Upper Soda Springs,

Pumice Flat, Reds Meadow, Devils Postpile.


The Mammoth Welcome Center is open daily 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Fuelwood Permits on sale

Monday-Friday, 8:30 to 1:00 and 2:00 to 4:00). FUELWOOD PERMITS UNAVALABLE 6/9 – 6/15!!


The Devils Postpile Ranger Station is closed for the season.


White Mountain Ranger District

Roads open: McGee Creek Rd. (open to the pack station), Rock Creek Road (to pack station), Buttermilk Rd., South Lake Rd., Bishop Creek Hwy 168 to Sabrina, North Lake Road, Silver Canyon Rd. (snow), Wyman Canyon Rd. (snow), White Mountain Road to VC, Big Pine Canyon (Glacier Lodge) Road.


Roads closed: Rock Creek Road at pack station.


Campgrounds open: McGee Creek, Tuff, French Camp, Big Meadow, Iris Meadow, Palisade Group, Pine Grove, Upper Pine Grove, East Fork, Aspen Group (Resv. only), Rock Creek, Rock Creek Lake Group (Resv. only) Horton (BLM), Goodale (BLM), Grandview (no water, no trash service, firewood is limited), Big Trees, Bishop Park, Bishop Park Group, Bitterbrush, Four Jeffrey, Forks, Intake 2, Willow, Sabrina, Table Mountain Group, Mt. Glen, Pleasant Valley Pit (BLM), Pleasant Valley (County).Cedar Flat (Group), Big Pine Creek, Sage Flat, Upper Sage Flat,

Clyde Glacier Group, Palisade Glacier Group.


Campgrounds closed: Mosquito Flat Backpacker, North Lake.


The Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest Visitor Center is opening its doors 6/15/2019 – 10:00 to

4:00 daily.


The White Mountain Ranger Station Visitor Center is open daily, 8:00 to 5:00 - (Fuelwood Permits are on sale Monday-Sunday, 8:00 to 5:00)


Mt Whitney Ranger District

Roads open: Foothill Rd., Division Creek, Whitney Portal Road, Onion Valley Road (No water at

trailhead this summer), Horseshoe Meadow Rd.


Road closed: Saline Valley (south) – washed out!!


Campgrounds open:, Boulder Creek RV Resort, Diaz Lake (County), Cottonwood Lakes (No water), Cottonwood Pass (No water), Horseshoe Meadows Equestrian (No water), Portagee Joe (County), Tuttle Creek (BLM), Lone Pine, Whitney Portal Family Campground,

Independence Creek (County), Upper Grays Meadow and Lower Grays Meadow.


Campgrounds closed: Onion Valley (est.6-15-19, no water)


The Eastern Sierra Visitor Center in Lone Pine is open daily from 8:00 to 5:00

(No Fuelwood Permits available).

The Inyo National Forest and Bishop BLM are not in Fire Restrictions for fire hazard.

**Emergencies can produce additional closures!!