From Lone Pine take Hwy.395 south
About 10 miles turn west on Cottonwood Rd.
(Cottonwood and Powerline Road)
About 1 1/2 mile to National Forest Boundary
About 4 miles to Cottonwood Pass Trailhead
The road was paved, but the first two miles
have broken apart and very rough. Passenger
vehicles can make the journey.
Showers located in Big Pine.
Buy token at the Mobil Gas Station.
Cost $3.50 for 10 minutes.
Mural located in Bishop, CA
Wireless Internet connections at several
locations in Bishop or Mommoth.
Best Grocery Store in Bishop, CA
is Manor Market on Hwy.168 west
of town. (At the Shell Gas Station)
Much cheaper and fresher produce
than the major food chains...
Also see: ALABAMA HILLS
Also see: BAKER CREEK
Also see: BIG SPRINGS
Also see: BLACK
Also see: BRECKENRIDGE
Also see: BRISTLECONE PINE FOREST
Also see: BUTTERMILK
Also see: CHIMNEY
Also see: CROWLEY
Also see: DEADMAN
Also see: DEATH VALLEY / SALINE
Also see: DEATH
VALLEY / WILDROSE
Also see: GOVERNMENT WASH
Also see: HARTLEY SPRINGS
Also see: KIRCH
Also see: LAKE
Also see: MONO HOT
Also see: PINE CREEK
Also see: PV PIT
Also see: SEQUOIA
NF / HWY 190
Also see: SHERMAN
Also see: TRONA
Also see: WAGON WHEEL
Also see: WALKER
This is a scenic area with crazy landscapes.
From the Mono Lake Basin... Yosemite
National Park, Death Valley National Park,
Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest, ect... from
Mount Whitney at 14,495' (The highest
mountain in the lower 48 states), to Badwater
Basin, the lowest point at 282' below sea level.
There are extremes everywhere.
Yosemite National Park
Ellery Lake / Hwy.120 - Elevation 9538'
It is recommended to buy a National Parks Pass
Covers entrance fees to all National Parks and
most fees for National Forests and BLM Lands.
Valid one year from month of purchase.
Chidago Canyon Petroglyphs
About 20 miles north from Bishop, CA
Including Chidago Petroglyphs, Red Rock
Petroglyphs, Fish Slough Petroglyphs, and
Arch Off Whitney Portal Road
Alabama Hills Recreation Area
There are hundreds of natural arches and
windows throughout the Alabama Hills.
Located west from Lone Pine, CA
Complete free campground listing
CAMPING ADVICE AND TIPS
Free campgrounds and camping
CALIFORNIA CAMPGROUND DIRECTORY
INYO NATIONAL FOREST
SIERRA NEVADA MOUNTAINS