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Lakeside, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Not a bad area anywhere, lake, forest, either are gorgeous! Hiking, shopping, relaxing, site seeing -- we love it! Good for dogs too. Hard to get in, sometimes but worth it! We loved kayaking, exploring the waterfall, and all the hikes close by.

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State College
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were only here for one night, in site 46b. But, the area was incredible. You could view the lake from our campsite. The campground backs up to a mountain side. There are lots of great, tree filled sites , and a very well stocked camp store. This was in Inyo National Forest and the most beautiful site. The Mammoth... More 

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Bakersfield, California
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16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have camped here for thirty five years. Two things have changed: predominantly RV, and the reservation system. Imperative you reserve six months in advance. Use ReserveAmerica.com. Easy to use site. Quiet hours 6am to 10pm. Tent users may not be happy with the generator use. We use ours sparingly, but others more so. Now that being said, this area... More 

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Westlake Village
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015 via mobile

Just returned from a tent camping trip at Twin Lakes. Our last trip to Twin Lakes for camping was 8 years ago. 8 years ago camping was reservations not accepted. Today reservations are required to guarantee a site. 8 years ago, arriving on a Thursday morning meant you had your pick of sites. Today, sites are only open for a... More 

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Vista, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015 via mobile

The best camping vacation I've had so far. We spent the whole week at this camp ground & loved every day of it. Beautiful scenery all around you. You can bike, hike, & fish down at lake. The bathrooms are kept up on regularly. The camp host up on the upper campgrounds were so nice. I look forward to next... More 

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3 Thank Alisha R
Pico Rivera, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

So for my first time camping, I didn't know what to expect. It was great. Right off the start. I got to the camp ground early to get a first come- first serve spot. Luckily I got # 73 right by the restrooms. The store is not that far out and the lake also. Ronnie and Jim the Camp Ground... More 

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Cherry Valley, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Most of all the other comments are untrue. First of all the showers don't take 5 dollars a person. They take quarters for 5 minutes. But make sure to always have jackets and to have mosquito spray. It gets pretty warm in the daytime but can get cold in the night during summer time. I suggest you go rafting in... More 

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Connie F, Public Relations Manager at Twin Lakes Campground, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, however, I believe you are speaking of the Twin Lakes in the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest outside of Bridgeport, with your reference to the upper and lower lakes. This page is for the Twin Lakes in the Inyo National Forest outside of Mammoth Lakes. This is a common confusion, but glad you had a nice camping... More 

San Jose, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We were 6 of us here in two tents. The place was set up well with sites having easy access to well maintained restrooms. There was a hailstorm and it was freezing cold, the $7 Firewood at the Camp Hosts was really useful to us at night and in the morning. The place itself is really pretty. You can hear... More 

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4 Thank Nandini B
San Diego, California
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23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Our family of four plus my sister visited this campground in late August 2014. We were NOT prepared for the cold. At night it went below 40, and in the early morning it is not much warmer. Water froze on the table as I tried to make coffee. Provided you prepare accordingly, you will love this campground. We stayed at... More 

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San Francisco, California
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

This was my first trip to Yosemite and to Twin Lakes Campground (TWC). Let's just say I was all smiles all the time on this adventure! We had spot #064 with an RV and it was lovely. I appreciate how TWC has many offerings to suit your needs. For example, I don't want to see other campers when I'm sitting... More 

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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Twin Lakes Campground is located in the eastern Sierra Nevada Mountains near the town of Mammoth Lakes, California. It offers lakeside camping with breathtaking scenery and many outdoor activities. The lake is a great base for fishing, boating, viewing waterfalls and hiking, and offers close proximity to the town's amenities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Twin Lakes Campground

Address: Inyo National Forest, Mammoth Lakes Basin, Mammoth Lakes, CA
Location: United States > California > Mammoth Lakes
Amenities:
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Shuttle Bus service
Number of rooms: 93
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Twin Lakes Campground Hotel Mammoth Lakes
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