Please Recreate Responsibly.
Inyo County Parks and Recreation offers outdoor recreation by providing and maintaining fifteen parks and campgrounds for our residents and visitors. All of the County operated campgrounds include flowing creeks in a rustic setting to enhance the camping experience.
Inyo County Parks and Recreation operates several lower elevation campgrounds that offer fishing and the creeks are regularly stocked with trout during the fishing season. Each campground is readily accessible from U.S. Highway 395.
Pleasant Valley Campground provides year-round fishing in the Owens River and the Diaz Lake Campground offers an 80-acre lake for fishing and water sport recreation.
The Millpond Recreation Area offers over 120-acres of park setting. The park amenities include a new disc golf course, tennis courts, play equipment, a gazebo for special events, softball fields, horseshoe pits, and a ten-acre pond for swimming and fishing and a beach area with covered picnic ramadas.
CAMPGROUNDS, RESORTS & RV PARKS
Brown’s Town Campground (in Bishop)
150 shady RV & tent sites next to the golf course, south of Bishop. Cafe and country store specialize in hot and cold sandwiches, homemade pies, old fashioned ice cream fountain, fine candies and souvenirs. Enjoy the free museum, park & horseshoe pits. Electric & water hookups, showers.
Brown’s Millpond Campground
60 RV and tent sites next to Inyo County’s Millpond Park, six miles north of downtown Bishop. Electric & water hookups, hot showers, coin-op laundry. Ball fields, tennis courts, playground, fishing pond, and horseshoe pits.
Cardinal Village Resort (in Bishop Creek Canyon)
Located at the bottom of glacially scoured Bishop Creek Canyon, Cardinal Village Resort has an incomparable alpine setting for fishermen, hikers, and other urban escapees alike. The resort offers fully equipped cabins, many with kitchenettes. The restaurant is open seven days a week from 8 AM to 3 PM with a breakfast and lunch menu. They serve dinner on the outdoor deck Mondays and Tuesdays from mid-June until mid-August. (Call for reservations.) A gift-shop and mini-mart is also on the premises and has all the necessities for the vacationer. The resort is only a mile or so below Lake Sabrina and just above the Aspendell community. Creek fishing, a stocked fishing pond ideal for children, and short hiking trails are accessible right at the resort.
Creekside RV Park (in Bishop Creek Canyon)
Nestled alongside the South Fork of Bishop Creek in Bishop Creek Canyon, Creekside RV Park offers full hookup RV sites, rental trailers and tent sites. Clean restrooms, a store and cafe round out the conveniences, not to mention the great fishing and creek and a stocked trout pond (for guests only).
Eastern Sierra Tri-County Fairgrounds (in Bishop)
Open year-round & conveniently located near downtown Bishop. 42 Sites with water & sewer hook-ups. Each Site has 20,30 &50 amp electricity. Large sites can accommodate RV’s up to 40′. Groups Welcome. Meeting rooms and horse boarding available.
Highlands RV Park (in Bishop)
Located on North Sierra Highway (Hwy 395) just one mile north of downtown Bishop, Highlands RV Park is open year-round and offers full hookup RV sites.
Keough’s Hot Springs Resort (7 miles south of Bishop)
Open year round, adjacent to the historic Keough’s Hot Springs – the largest natural hot springs pool in the Eastern Sierra. 10 water and electric sites, plus dry camping and luxury tent cabins.
Parchers Resort (in Bishop Creek Canyon)
Nestled between Bishop Creek and Green Creek, Parchers has an alpine setting that is spectacular for fishermen and hikers alike. Parcher’s offers beautiful RV spaces in picturesque Bishop Creek Canyon. Parcher’s also offers cabins that are fully equipped, most with kitchenettes. The restaurant is open Thursday through Monday and serves a complete breakfast and lunch menu. A gift-shop and mini-mart is also on the premises and has all the necessities for the vacationer. The resort is only 1 mile from South Lake. Creek fishing and several hiking trails are accessible right at the resort.
Paiute Palace Casino RV Lot (At the north end of Bishop on Hwy 395)
The Paiute Palace Casino RV Lot is located near the Paiute Palace Casino. With the casino nearby, there is plenty of gambling fun to be had, as well as the Tu-Ka-Novie Restaurant open from breakfast to dinner and the 395 Grill Bar and Lounge open all day and late into the night.
J Diamond RV Park (In Bishop)
A full service RV park, with 60 sites. located in in downtown Bishop, you’ll be close to everything you need, shopping, Schat’s Bakkery, tackle shops and more!