Onion Valley is located in the eastern Sierra, thirteen miles west of the town of Independence, California, near Kearsarge Pass, Robinson Lake, and Golden Trout Lakes Trailheads. Grays Meadow is located six miles west of Independence hear the Shepherd Pass Trailhead. Elevation is 9,200 feet.
Restrooms are provided. Firewood is for sale on-site. Trailers are not recommended. Tent Trailers are OK. Reservations are accepted though some sites are available only on a first come, first serve basis for customers without a reservations. Night time security patrols are provided during periods of high bear activity.
Grays Meadow Campground is located next to a stream that is stocked weekly. Early trout fishing season starts first weekend in March.