June Lake Campground

Inyo National Forest

June Lake

June Lake Campground, CA

June Lake Campground

June Lake
Attractions and Activities

The June Lake Loop is well known as an amazing fishing destination as well as a gateway to many outdoor activities and attractions.

  • Superb fishing in a string of mountain lakes and fly fishing in nearby upper Owens River
  • Hiking into the Ansel Adams Wilderness
  • Guided trail rides or pack trips to back country fishing spots
  • Ride the scenic June Mountain Chair Lift
  • Rent a boat at the June Lake Marina, Big Rock Resort, Gull Lake Marina, or Grant Lake Marina
  • Visit nearby Mono Lake or Mammoth Lakes

Key Inyo National Forest Camping Regulations

  1. Fires only in fire rings
  2. Quiet Hours: 10:00 PM to 6:00 AM
  3. Dogs must be on leash and attended at all times. No more than 2 pets per campsite
  4. To avoid problems with bears keep food in bear-proof lockers or in your vehicle.

June Lake Campground

June Lake Campground is located on the southern shore of June Lake in the Eastern Sierra. The campground is tucked between marinas on the outskirts of the town of June Lake. June Lake Campground provides easy access to great fishing, marinas, boat rentals, and other outdoor activities. Views of the spectacular Sierra peaks can be enjoyed from many places in the campground. A short drive around the lake leads to the Oh Ridge day use area and beach.

June Lake Campground has 27 campsites, most of which will accommodate small RVs, trailers, or tents. Six sites are reserved for tents-only. Many of the sites offer excellent privacy. Some are close to the water with filtered views of the lake. There is a 14 day camping limit at June Lake.

Campground Basics
Location: At the southern end of June Lake near Big Rock Road
Elevation: 7,700 feet
Mileage/ Driving Times: Sacramento - 221 miles, 4:10
Reno - 154 miles, 2:52
Number of Campsites: 27
Open - Closed: Late April (fishing season opening) through late October
Max. People per Site: 6 (including children)
Vehicles per Site: 2 vehicle, 2nd vehicle $5
Maximum Length of Stay: 14 days
Pets: On leash, always attended
Operated by California Land Management for Inyo National Forest
Information -
Inyo NF, Bishop
(760) 873-2400

Reservations recommended whenever campground is open, available up to 6 months in advance
Maximum RV/Trailer Length: 32 feet
Wheelchair accessible Sites: None designated
Campground Map: June Lake Campground Map
Fees: $22 per night
Reservations: June Lake Campground Reservations
Check-in, check-out: 2:00 PM, Noon

June Lake Campground Amenities
Campsites: Picnic table, fire ring, food storage locker; no hook-ups
Campground: Restrooms with flush toilets, tap water
Showers: No
Dump station: No
Nearby attractions: Swimming beach at Oh Ridge Day-use area, fishing, marinas with boat rentals, hiking Fern Lake, June Meadows Chalet Summer Cafe (ride June Mountain chairlift up), Mono Lake, Mammoth Lakes, Frontier Pack Train trail rides, cycling

General Camping Information

Not all campsites can accommodate trailers or RVs of all lengths. Check carefully on the reservation site when you make your reservation to be sure your vehicle will fit your campsite. Purchase firewood locally to avoid spreading pests.

Accessible Sites

Designated Accessible sites are usually reserved for people with disabilities who have a vehicle displaying an accessible parking placard or license plate

beach at Oh Ridge Campground, June Lake, CA

June Lake Beach

map of campground locations around the June Lake Loop


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