• Devils Postpile Formation

    Devils Postpile

    National Monument California

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  • Monument Open Until October 31, Visitor Services Limited this Fall

    Devils Postpile and the Reds Meadow Valley will be open until October 31, weather permitting. The shuttle bus is no longer running so visitors can drive their vehicles into the monument. Parking is limited and can be full on weekends, plan accordingly. More »

  • 37-Foot Vehicle Length Restriction on the Devils Postpile Access Road

    Devils Postpile has a limit of 37 feet for vehicles on the monument road. This may change during weather events, construction activities, vehicle congestion, or for safety reasons. Call or email for more information. More »

First Aid

Recommended items to include in your first-aid kits:

  • medical adhesive tape
  • various sized adhesive bandages
  • sterile gauze squares
  • tweezers
  • alcohol and iodine wipes
  • hydrogen peroxide
  • triple antibiotic ointment
  • small bandage scissors
  • insect bite ointment
  • acetaminophen / ibuprofen

Also be sure to consider special needs of anyone in your party and be ready to provide any relevant medical information to an emergency medical provider.

Did You Know?

Black Bears are excellent tree climbers.

Black bears are commonly seen in Devils Postpile. Although they are not as active in winter months and spend much of this time in their dens, they could be seen any time of the year.