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Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias is closed until spring 2017 - The Mariposa Grove is closed for a restoration project. More

Increase in incidence of plague in western United States in 2015 - Plague, which is carried by infected rodents and their fleas, was detected in rodents and fleas at Crane Flat, Tuolumne Meadows, and Tamarack Flat Campgrounds. The park treated these areas; risk of exposure remains low. Don't touch or feed wildlife More

High Sierra Camp Availability

Yosemite High Sierra Camps

High Sierra Camps are typically open mid-June through mid-September, weather permitting. See tentative open and close dates  below.

Lottery applications for the 2016 season are available from September 1, 2015 to November 1, 2015.  Plan ahead and find out how to apply for the High Sierra Camps Lottery.

High Sierra Camps 2015 Tentative Open & Close Dates

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

All dates are weather and conditions dependent.