Saddlebag Lake Campground

Lee Vining, California 93541

Saddlebag Lake Campground

Saddlebag Lake Campground Professional Guide

Detailed Trail Description from our Guidebook

"The Sierra Nevada landscape is a pristine and dramatic mix of glacier-carved granite, snow-fed streams and lakes, wildflower-dotted meadows, and ancient forests; this is one of the most beautiful places in the world.

At a high alpine elevation, the campground season is short, just a five-month stretch from June (sometimes later) to mid-October. Camping here is like eating the first local strawberries of spring after a winter of tasteless hothouse fruit: intense, sweet, and fleeting. It may spoil you for anyplace else."

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Trail Information

Lee Vining
Nearby City
Dog-friendly
Accessibility
20
Campsites
Mid-June–early October (weather permitting); if planning early- or late- season camping, call to be sure the campground is open
Season
Boating, Fishing, Hiking
Additional Use
Wildflowers
Features
Mono Basin National Forest Scenic Area Visitor Center: 760-647-3044, monolake.org/visit/vc
Local Contacts
$22
Fees per Night