Sierra Nevada Showers
(places to clean up near trailheads)

Updated 27 March 2014, maintained by Linda Emerson.
ADDITIONS, UPDATES AND CORRECTIONS WOULD BE APPRECIATED!

Eastern Sierra Showers - see also Shuttles, Rangers, and JMT Crib Sheet

Lone Pine
NameAddress/LocationPhoneCost/CommentsHours
Whitney Portal Hostel
new management in 2014
238 S. Main Street
(right in town)
760-876-0030 $5 includes towel (no timer)
$6 with shampoo and conditioner
gear shop in the lobby
accept UPS or FedEx resupply packages
7am-midnight daily,
closed 1pm-3pm
Boulder Creek Resort 2550 Hwy 395
(4 miles south of Lone Pine)
760-876-4243 $5 per person
$1 towel rental
daily from 7am to 9pm
Whitney Portal Store 10.4 miles west of Lone Pine
(4000 feet higher elevation)
760-876-0030 $3, no towel, no timer 8am-6pm

Independence (send email to the Chamber of Commerce)
NameAddress/LocationPhoneCost/CommentsHours
Fort Independence Campground 128 Hwy 395
(2-3 miles north of town)
760-937-3150 $5 per person, campers or walk-ins
bring your own soap and towel
daily 24 hours
Subway / Chevron complex Hwy 395
(right in town)
760-878-2618 $5 per person, no timer
towel and soap included
large room with toilet/sink/shelf
6am-10pm M-F; 7am-10pm weekends

Big Pine
NameAddress/LocationPhoneCost/CommentsHours
Hi-Country Market & Hardware 101 North Main
(right in town)
760-938-2068 buy 10-minute token at the store for $3.50, towel rental $0.50 6am-10pm
Keough Hot Springs Keough Hot Spring Road
west of Hwy 395
8 miles north of Big Pine
760-872-4670 $8 access to pool & showers, no soap or towel; $3 for a 7-minute token summer 9-8 Sun-Thu, 9-9 Fri-Sat
call ahead for the rest of the year

Bishop
NameAddress/LocationPhoneCost/CommentsHours
Brown's Town Campground Hwy 395 & Schober Lane
One mile south of Bishop on U.S. 395
760-873-8522 $2 for 7 minutes, paid campers only purchase tokens in store from 8am-8pm M-F and 8am-9pm weekends
showers open 24 hrs
Bishop City Pool 688 N. Main Street, behind the Chamber of Commerce 760-872-7201 $5 per person (includes use of pool)
50 cents per towel
must wear bathing suit
summer only, open daily except Mondays from noon to 7pm
Wash Tub 236 North Warren Street 760-873-6627 $5 per person, soap and towels included
owner will always be there at 5pm to check
and someone will always be there 8pm-10pm
daily 7am-10pm
but showers are unavailable if owner is away
Bishop Fitness Center 192 East Pine Street 760-872-1059 $15 day rate including shower M-Th 6am-9pm; Fri 6am-7pm; Sat 8am-3pm; Sun 11am-5pm
Bishop Creek Lodge South Fork Bishop Creek 760-873-4484 $6 for a 10-minute token
$1 for a towel
soap available for sale in store
summer only
Parcher's Resort South Fork Bishop Creek 760-873-4177 $6 for a 10-minute token
$1 for soap & towel
summer only
Memorial Day weekend to mid-October
Brown's Millpond Campground Millpond County Park
Six miles north of Bishop on Sawmill Road
760-873-5342 $2 for 7 minutes, paid campers only purchase tokens from caretaker 8am-8pm; showers open 24 hrs daily

Tom's Place/Rock Creek
NameAddress/LocationPhoneCost/CommentsHours
Rock Creek Lodge Rock Creek Canyon 760-935-4170 $5 per person summer only
9am - 5pm
Rock Creek Lakes Resort Rock Creek Canyon 760-935-4311 $2 for 5 minutes, $1 each additional 2.5 minutes, $1 per towel summer only
7am - 7pm

Benton Hot Springs
NameAddress/LocationPhoneCost/CommentsHours
The Inn at Benton Hot Springs 55137 Hwy 120 760-933-2287 individual hot tubs with natural spring water
$10/hour per person from 10am-3pm
call for rates between 3pm-8pm
daily 10am-8pm
or until 11pm with a reservation

Convict Lake/Long Valley
NameAddress/LocationPhoneCost/CommentsHours
Convict Lake Resort Convict Lake Road on west side of Hwy 395, approx 4-5 mi south of Mammoth Lakes turnoff 760-934-3800 $3 for 3 minutes
$5 for 6 minutes
$1 for towel rental
Buy your tokens in the store 6am-9pm.
8am-7:30pm M-F, 7am-9pm weekends
April through mid-November
Whitmore Pool Benton Crossing Road on east side of Hwy 395, approx 4-5 mi south of Mammoth Lakes turnoff 760-935-4222
NOTE: Call first in case pool is closed for a swim meet or private function.
$4.50 per person
$2.75 for seniors and military
bring your own towel/soap
may close for private functions
noon-4pm for open swim
call for other hours
mid June through early September

Mammoth Lakes
NameAddress/LocationPhoneCost/CommentsHours
Reds Meadow Campground near Devils Postpile FS Ranger Station 760-924-5500 six showers
no charge, but donations are appreciated in the donations box the showers
24 hours daily
Lake Mary Marina in Mammoth Lakes Basin on the Lake Mary loop 760-934-5353 $4 per person, towel/soap not included 7am to 7pm Monday through Saturday (closed Sundays)
Twin Lakes Store in Mammoth Lakes Basin by Twin Lakes 760-934-7295 $5 per person, $1 towel rental 7am to 6pm daily
Camp High Sierra entrance is across the street from the Bridges Condos on Lake Mary Road; sign in at the lodge 760-934-2368 or at the L.A. Dept. of Parks & Rec 213-485-4853 free to registered campers
$4 per person for non campers
towel/soap not included
9am to 9pm daily
Mammoth Mountain Inn at the top of Minaret Road across from the Main Lodge 760-934-2581 $10 per person
towel, soap, and shampoo included
inquire at the front desk
8am-10pm
summer only
Mammoth Mountain RV Park on Main Street across from the Mammoth Lakes Ranger Stn & Visitor Center 760-934-3822 $6 per person
towel/soap not included
10am-5pm

Lee Vining
NameAddress/LocationPhoneCost/CommentsHours
Mono Vista RV Park north side of town, west side of Hwy 395, just past Chevron stn 760-647-6401 $2.50 for 5 minutes
optional $3 for towel
$7 refundable deposit
9am-6pm daily
Murphey's Trailer Park behind Murphey's Motel in downtown Lee Vining 760-647-6358 showers included in price of tent space rental
($5 per person)
8am to 8pm daily

Virginia Lake
NameAddress/LocationPhoneCost/CommentsHours
Virginia Creek Settlement west of Conway Summit, showers located in campground 760-932-7780 coin operated, takes quarters, no towels/soap 24 hrs daily

Bridgeport
NameAddress/LocationPhoneCost/CommentsHours
Twin Lakes Resort 10316 Twin Lakes Road 760-932-7751 $2 for 5 minutes, coin operated 24 hours daily