Mt. Whitney Portal Campgrounds
Mt. Whitney Portal Campgrounds

Mt. Whitney Portal Campgrounds

The US Forest Service has closed the Whitney Portal campgrounds due to fire danger.  We do not have an estimated date for their opening.

  • Whitney Portal Campground is in a prime location within the eastern Sierra Nevada Mountains - at the base of Mt. Whitney, the highest peak in the continental United States.


    • Basketball Basketball
    • Bird Watching Bird Watching
    • Hiking/Trekking Hiking/Trekking



    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

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