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Inyo National Forest

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We did some site seeing and hiking while driving through. We stopped at mammoth and were impressed... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Bismarck, North Dakota
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cool place to visit...quiet...peaceful....

if you pass thru this area....stop by and visit this spot....unique trees....cool... read more

Reviewed September 12, 2018
Joe A
Orange County, California
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National forest area extending 165 miles along the California/Nevada border and includes 1.9 million acres of lakes, meadows, winding streams, and rugged Sierra Nevada peaks with elevations ranging from 4,000 to 14,495 feet.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did some site seeing and hiking while driving through. We stopped at mammoth and were impressed by the offerings in this quaint little town. The fires were burning at the time but the time we were there was still awesome. There was even snow...More

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Reviewed September 12, 2018

if you pass thru this area....stop by and visit this spot....unique trees....cool views....definitely lots of chances to take great photos...or if you just wanna find a cool...relatively quiet place to chill and relax....this spot offers lots of spots to do so...

1  Thank Joe A
Reviewed August 7, 2018

While traveling had to stop and enjoy the park. Lots of options to pull over and enjoy the view. Great views, which change as you drive through the region via 395. Enjoy the scenery great place to stretch. Enjoy the peaks surrounding you.

Thank hpresas
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

This was an incredibly lovely spot. We got there a bit late but there was a very nice spot (#22) left. It was set apart with plenty of privacy and had a very nice setting with a lot of trees in the area. Star gazing...More

Thank k s
Reviewed June 24, 2018

We returned to the Mammoth Lakes and June Lake loop area in the Inyo National Forest This time it was in June. Water levels in the lakes were good, The forests were beautiful, but some of the pine tree issues seemed to be showing up...More

1  Thank mini
Reviewed September 12, 2017

best way to see it is on foot. From Whitney to Mammoth Lakes and Bishop the views are inspiring. Diverse landscape and trails abound get boots on the ground on one.

Thank Spuddler
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Stopped at the national Forest Service office in Bishop for a great into to all we needed to know. We hiked at Bristlecomb (a must see amazing place); Big Pine Creek; and the Little Lakes. Took a while to get used to the altitude but...More

1  Thank br0za1205
Reviewed August 23, 2017

We very much like the Inyo National Forest and visit many times Inyo National Forest includes many areas of the Eastern Sierras such as Mammoth Lakes, June Lake Loop, Mono Lake, Lundy Canyon, and so forth It also includes Mt. Whitney, Reds Meadow, and Ancient...More

Thank mini
Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

Driving through this National Park is a beautiful way to spend the day, specially on a nice sunny clear day. We stopped and started as we felt to take it all in.

Thank malnit56
Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

This is the most diverse and spectacular national park in the country imho. You could plan a lengthy vacation hopping from one unique natural wonder to another. Fill your gas tank and purchase supplies before you enter. The towns in this area are remote and...More

1  Thank Kauai-Biz-Traveler
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