Tamarack Flat Campground


Off the Tioga Road (Highway 120), about 45 minutes north of Yosemite Valley, at 6,300 feet (1,900 m) elevation
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All campsites: approximately late June through September (view this year's estimated opening and closing dates)


No reservations are available; the campground operates on a first-come, first-served basis. $12/night

Campsite Details

Tent sites: 52 (RVs and trailers are not recommended)

Each campsite contains a fire ring, picnic table, and food locker [33"(D)x45"(W)x18"(H)], and is near a vault toilet. Stream water must be treated (by boiling, using a filter, or using iodine). No potable water available.


Hookups: No
Dump station: No, but available summer only near Tuolumne Meadows Campground and all year in Yosemite Valley (in Upper Pines Campground)


Groceries: Yosemite Valley (Yosemite Village Store, Curry Village Store, Yosemite Lodge Store) and small grocery store at Crane Flat
Showers: Yosemite Valley (Curry Village and Housekeeping Camp)


The following campsites are suitable for wheelchairs and include picnic tables with extended tops. The closest restrooms to these campsites are also wheelchair accessible. These campsites are limited to people with disabilities.

Sites 21, 22, 23, 24, and 38


Pets: Permitted (except in group and horse sites; must be on a leash at all times)
Fires: Wood and charcoal fires are permitted.
People per site: A maximum of six people (including children) are allowed per campsite, except for the group site, which requires 13 to 30 people. There is no limit on the number of tents (as long as they all fit into the campsite).

Additional campground regulations apply, as well.

You are required to store food properly in order to protect Yosemite's bears. Learn more about bears, proper food storage, and food lockers.


Tamarack Flat Campground

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