One of the most beautiful spots in the country, this area is very reminiscent of Yosemite, but with fewer crowds! Whitney Portal is located in the eastern Sierra, 13 miles west of Lone Pine, CA. This campground is adjacent to Whitney Creek. Roads are paved. Restrooms are provided. Firewood is available for sale. Small store with showers nearby. Popular activities include hiking and fishing. Whitney Portal is 1/2 mile from Mt. Whitney, Meysan Lake, National Recreation trailheads
The trails up Mt. Whitney require a permit. We do not sell the permit — you can find information on obtaining one here.