High Sierra Camp Availability

Yosemite High Sierra Camps

Due to the high demand for historic Yosemite High Sierra Camps, reservations are available on a lottery basis for the following year. After the lottery winners are announced, a number of High Sierra Camps typically have availability, which can be reserved starting in late January. If you'd like to enjoy Yosemite’s high country from the relative comfort of a High Sierra Camp, please review the available dates below. Tentative open and closing dates for the High Sierra Camps can also be found at the bottom of this page.

Make a Reservation for This Season

To make a reservation for one of the available dates listed below, submit a request form and one of our agents will call to assist you. Due to the volume of requests, please submit only one request per party. If your dates are flexible or you have alternate dates, please note that information in the Notes section at the bottom of the form. We will only respond to one request per party and duplications will be deleted. 

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HSC Availability as of May 30


Independent Hikes

MERCED LAKE  (early dates weather permitting)
14.6 mile hike from Tioga Road
Neighboring camps: Sunrise (10+ miles), Vogelsang (7.6 miles)

June    
July  3 - 7, 9, 12, 13, 15, 18, 19, 26, 27, 31
Aug  4 - 6, 8, 9, 13 - 16, 18, 22 - 25, 29 - 31 
Sep  1, 3 - 6

GLEN AULIN (early dates weather permitting)
5.7 mile hike from Tioga Road
Neighboring camps: Tuolumne Meadows Lodge (6 miles), May Lake (8 miles)

June 22 - 25 
July  21, 29, 30
Aug  3, 12, 13 
Sep    

MAY LAKE (early dates weather permitting)
2.7 mile hike from Tioga Road
Neighboring camps: Glen Aulin (8 miles), Sunrise (8 miles)

June 26, 28 
July  1, 2, 7, 11, 28, 30, 31
Aug  1, 14 - 17, 21, 22, 29, 30
Sep  2, 5 - 7

SUNRISE (early dates weather permitting)
5.3 mile hike from Tioga Road
Neighboring camps: May Lake (8 miles), Merced Lake (10+ miles)

June 
July          
Aug  11 
Sep   10

VOGELSANG (early dates weather permitting)
7 mile hike from Tioga Road
Neighboring camps: Tuolumne Meadows Lodge (7 miles), Merced Lake (7.6 miles)

June   
July  3, 4
Aug       
Sep 

Meals Only   -  Limited availability

*Note that all distances are approximate and listed for general reference only.


7 Day Guided Hike (remaining spaces in parentheses)

SOLD OUT

5 Day Guided Hike

SOLD OUT


6 Day Saddle

 8/11(2)  8/25(6)       

4 Day North Saddle

  7/23(2)   8/6(3)  8/13(4)  9/3(8)

4 Day South Saddle

  8/30(2)       

 

High Sierra Camps 2015 Tentative Open & Close Dates

   Open  Close (after breakfast)
 Tuolumne Meadows Lodge Fri. May 22  Sun. September 20
 
 Glen Aulin Fri. June 19  Sun. Sept 13
 May Lake Fri. June 26  Sun. Sept 13
 Sunrise Thurs. July 9  Sun. Sept 13
 Merced Lake Fri. July 3  Mon. Sept 7 (Labor Day)
 Vogelsang Thurs. July 2  Mon. Sept 7 (Labor Day)

All dates are weather and conditions dependent.