Attention: BISHOP PARK GROUP will be closed from Sept. 11, 2014 thru the end of 2014 season.

BISHOP PARK GROUP, CA

Families, friends and special interest groups enjoy Bishop Park for its access to prime fishing and its serene setting on Bishop Creek. The group campground one of the most popular facilities in the Bishop Creek Area. The campground is located near Inyo and John Muir Wilderness...
Status: Open through Thu Oct 30 2014   Season Dates

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  • Bears frequent the area; all food must be kept in approved containers
  • This campground has first-come, first-serve sites


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BISH GROUP TENT ONLY AREA NONELECTRIC 25 22
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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Overview

Overview

Families, friends and special interest groups enjoy Bishop Park for its access to prime fishing and its serene setting on Bishop Creek. The group campground one of the most popular facilities in the Bishop Creek Area.

The campground is located near Inyo and John Muir Wilderness areas, with access to several trailheads, glaciers and lakes.

Natural Features:

Bishop Park, in the Inyo National Forest, extends along the North Fork of Bishop Creek. It is shaded by aspens, cottonwoods and Jeffrey and lodgepole pines.

The Inyo National Forest is home to many natural wonders, including Mt. Whitney, Mono Lake, Mammoth Lakes Basin and the Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest.

Recreation:

Bishop Park is an ideal setting for horseback riding, wildlife viewing, hiking and fishing.

Tent sites back onto the creek, allowing anglers to fish from the comfort of their campsite. The stocked stream contains rainbow, brown, brook and Alpers trout. Similar fishing opportunities can be found just upstream in Intake Lake II.

Facilities:

Bishop Park's level, dirt-surfaced tent-only campsites border the creek. Two bear-proof food storage lockers are provided, as are flush toilets and drinking water. No electric hookups are available and RVs are not allowed.

Nearby Attractions:

A nearby resort provides limited groceries, fishing supplies and Internet access.

Booking Window
Tue Aug 26 2014 - Sat Aug 22 2015

Reservations must be made 4 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 12 Month(s) in advance.

Season Dates

Season Schedule

Park Season Start End
Peak Wed Apr 23 2014 Thu Oct 30 2014
Peak Wed May 20 2015 Tue Sep 08 2015
Services and Amenities
Within Facility
  • Campfire Rings
  • Firewood
  • Fishing
  • Flush Toilets
  • Food Storage Locker
  • General Store
  • Group Camping
  • Hiking
  • Horseback Riding
  • Pack Station
  • Pets Allowed
  • Picnic Shelters
  • Restaurant
  • River Access
  • Wildlife Viewing
Fees and Cancellation Policies

Fees and Cancellation

Fee Information
Payment in full will be charged to your credit card upon completion of the reservation. A $9.00 non-refundable on line reservation fee may be charged for some facilities.

Payment Methods Accepted On-line:
Visa Mastercard Amex Discover UnionPay JCB

Changes and Cancellations
A $10.00 service fee will apply if you change or cancel your reservation. Late cancellations are subject to additional fees. For full details see NRRS Reservation Policy


Facility Rates*
Park Season Site Type Nightly/Daily Rates
Peak Season
Apr 23 2014 -
Oct 30 2014
GROUP TENT ONLY AREA NONELECTRIC $70.00
Peak Season
May 20 2015 -
Sep 08 2015
GROUP TENT ONLY AREA NONELECTRIC $70.00

*Displayed rates do not reflect discounts, attribute fees (electrical hook-ups / water hook-ups), taxes or incremental charges
**Weekly rates may not be available for all sites
Getting There
GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
37.24389, -118.59333
37°14'38"N, 118°35'36"W

From Highway 395 in the center of Bishop, turn west on Line Street (Highway 168) west and drive 15 miles to the campground on the left.
Contact Information

Mailing Address:

BISHOP PARK GROUP
70519 Bishop Park Group
INYO  CA 

Phone Number:

Information:  (760)872-7018