U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIORBUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT
|Bishop Field Office|
Goodale Creek Campground
Campground is tucked into the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Range below a volcanic rock flow. Campground looks east, out to the Inyo Mountains Range and Owens Valley. Climate is high desert (Elevation 4,000 ft): Spring and fall are ideal times for camping. Summers can be very hot and dry. Some trees and willows are scattered throughout the sites. Aberdeen, nearby, has a convenience store and café. Closest amenities (grocery, gas) are south in Independence (12 miles) or north, in Big Pine (15 miles).
|Fees:||First Come, First Served, No reservations accepted.|
$5.00/night per site, Long Term Visitor Area permits accepted.
Golden Age and Golden Access passes accepted for daily fee discounts.
|Number of Sites:||Campground Map (Printable PDF 8.5 x 11 450kb)|
43 RV/tent sites, pull through trailer spaces.
|Open:||Open for the 2013 season. Normal season of operation is second week of April through November 1st, weather permitting.|
|Busiest Season:||Spring and Fall months|
|Restrictions:||Horses and horse trailers prohibited in campground, dogs must be under the owners control at all times|
|Closest Town:||Aberdeen - with convenience store and cafe. Independence - (12 miles) south with gas and convenience store, Big Pine - 15 miles north, gas and grocery store.|
|Water:||No potable water available.|
|Restrooms:||3 Vault Toilets|
|Other Amenities:||Campfire rings (bring your own wood), tables, lantern holders|
10 miles north of Independence on US Hwy 395, then 2 miles west on Aberdeen Road. Follow signs to campground.
GPS Coordinates (WGS84 Decimal Degrees): Latitude 36.986, Longitude -118.274