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.

Following our lottery season we still have a number of dates with spaces available. If you'd like to enjoy the high country from the relative comfort of a High Sierra Camp, take a look at the listing below, and then submit a form to our High Sierra Desk with your requested dates, and we will call you back.

HSC Availability as of July 19, 2014

Independent Hikes

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

July   20 - 22, 24 - 28
Aug   1 - 5, 8, 12, 13, 15, 16, 21 - 23, 25, 28 - 31
Sep    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)

July   29 
Aug    1, 2, 8, 16, 17

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

July   20, 21, 22, 30
Aug   1, 2, 20, 24

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

July   31       
Aug   2, 7, 12, 20, 21 
Sep    11

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

July   23, 27, 30 
Aug   3, 6, 30      

Meals Only   -  Limited availability

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

7 Day Guided Hike 


5 Day Guided Hike

  SOLD OUT      

6 Day Saddle

   8/12 (2)   8/19 (2) 9/2 (1)       

4 Day North Saddle

    8/14 (2)   8/21 (1)  

4 Day South Saddle

    8/31 (3) 


Request Dates Via Form

Here is the easiest way to get the High Sierra Camp spaces that you are looking for. Simply click on the button below to submit your request and our reservations agents will call you back to make your reservation. Due to the volume of requests, we ask that you only submit 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 request form.  We will only respond to one request per party and any duplications will be deleted.



All messages will be handled in the order received.

High Sierra Camps 2014 Tentative Open & Close Dates

 2014 Tentative Dates  Open  Close (after breakfast)
 Tuolumne Meadows Lodge  Fri. June 6  Sun. September 21 
 White Wolf  Fri. June 13  Sun. September 7
 Glen Aulin  Fri. June 20  Sun. September 14
 May Lake  Fri. June 27  Sun. September 14
 Sunrise  Thurs. July 10  Sun. September 14
 Merced  Fri. July 4  Sun. September 7
 Vogelsang  Thurs. July 3  Sun. September 7

 All dates are weather and conditions dependent.