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Fork Campground

Eastern Sierra + White Mountains Area, California

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  • The entrance sign.- Fork Campground
  • A short trail along Bishop Creek.- Fork Campground
  • Picnic table near the entrance.- Fork Campground
  • An informational sign.- Fork Campground
  • Middle Fork Bishop Creek.- Fork Campground
  • A short trail from the campground.- Fork Campground
  • The trailhead.- Fork Campground
  • A quiet camp spot.- Fork Campground
  • A campsite by the river.- Fork Campground
  • A view from the campground.- Fork Campground
  • Picnic tables at Fork Campground.- Fork Campground
  • Some sites are shaded in the afternoon and near the river.- Fork Campground
  • There is plenty of space for parking.- Fork Campground
  • The creek is accessible from the campground.- Fork Campground
Overview + Weather
Pros: 
Easy access.
Cons: 
Not much shade. Gets busy.
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Region:
Eastern Sierra + White Mountains Area, CA
Managed by: 
Concessionaire
Pets allowed: 
Yes
Parking Pass: 
Not Required
Preferable Season(s):
Spring, Summer, Fall
Reservations possible: 
No
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Campground Description

Campground Description

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Fork Campground is hard to miss. Located at the intersection between US-168 and South Lake Road, the campground's location is an ideal base of operations for adventures in the area. Better yet, the confluence of the Middle and South Fork Bishop Creek can be found right outside the campground.

Because of its easy access, the campground tends to be very busy. Keep in mind that it is located in bear country, and bear activity in the area is high. Be sure to properly store food items in campground storage lockers. Many of the campsites lack shade, but some of the sites are shaded by aspen and pine. There are also some sites located near Middle Fork Bishop Creek on the east side of the campground. 

 

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