Sierra Nevada Showers
(places to clean up near trailheads)

Updated July 2016, maintained by Linda Emerson.

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

Hwy 89 - Carson Pass (see also GPS waypoints)
Carson River Resort
waypoint SHCARR
12399 CA-89
2 mi south of Markleeville
530-694-2229 $5 shower unknown

Conway Summit and Bridgeport (see also GPS waypoints)
Twin Lakes Resort
waypoint SHTWNR
10316 Twin Lakes Road 760-932-7751 $3 for 5 minutes, coin operated 24 hours daily
Virginia Creek Settlement
waypoint SHVRGC
west of Conway Summit,
showers located in campground
760-932-7780 coin operated, takes quarters,
no towels/soap
24 hrs daily

Hwy 120 - Lee Vining and Benton (see also GPS waypoints)
Mono Vista RV Park
waypoint SHMVRV
north side of town, west of Hwy 395
(just past Chevron station)
760-647-6401 $3 for 5 minutes
optional $3 for towel
$7 refundable deposit
9am-6pm daily
Murphey's Trailer Park
waypoint SHMURM
behind Murphey's Motel
in downtown Lee Vining
760-647-6358 showers included with tent space
($5 per person)
call first? (before 11pm)
8am to 8pm daily
The Inn at Benton Hot Springs
waypoint SHBENS
55137 Hwy 120 760-933-2287 individual hot tubs, natural springs
$10/hr/person 10am-3pm
call for rates 3pm-8pm
daily 10am-8pm
or until 11pm
with reservation

Minarets Road near Mammoth Mountain (see also GPS waypoints)
Mammoth Mountain Inn
waypoint SHMAMI
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
summer only
Reds Meadow Campground
waypoint SHREDS
near Devils Postpile FS Ranger Station
six showers
no charge, donations are appreciated
(donations box near the showers)
24 hours daily

Mammoth Lakes (see also GPS waypoints)
Mammoth Mtn RV Park
waypoint SHMMRV
on Main Street across from
the Mammoth Lakes Ranger
Station & Visitor Center
760-934-3822 $6 per person
towel/soap not included
Camp High Sierra
waypoint SHCMPH
entrance across the street from the
Bridges Condos on Lake Mary Rd
(sign in at the lodge)
760-934-2368, or at
LA Dept Parks&Rec
free to registered campers
$5/person for non-campers
towel/soap not included
9am to 10pm daily
Twin Lakes General Store
waypoint SHTLGS
in Mammoth Lakes Basin
by Twin Lakes
760-934-7295 $5 per person, $1 towel rental 7am to 6pm daily
Lake Mary Marina
waypoint SHLKMM
in Mammoth Lakes Basin
on the Lake Mary loop
760-934-5353 $4 per person
towel/soap not included
7am-7pm Mon-Sat
(closed Sundays)

Lake Crowley (see also GPS waypoints)
Whitmore Pool
waypoint SHWHTM
Benton Crossing Road
just east of Hwy 395,
approx 4-5mi south of
Mammoth Lakes turnoff
760-935-4222 $4.50 per person
$2.75 for seniors and military
bring your own towel/soap
Call First! May be closed
for private functions!
noon-4pm for open swim
call for other hours
mid June thru early Sep
Convict Lake Resort
waypoint SHCONV
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 tokens in the store 6am-9pm.
8am-7:30pm M-F,
7am-9pm weekends
April through mid-Nov
McGee Creek RV Park
waypoint SHMGEE
110 Mcgee Creek Rd
just off Hwy 395
760-935-4233 $5 for a shower
reportedly very nice and very clean
Rock Creek Lodge
waypoint SHRCKL
Rock Creek Canyon 760-935-4170 $5 per person summer only
9am - 5pm
Rock Creek Lakes Resort
waypoint SHRCKR
Rock Creek Canyon 760-935-4311 $2 for 5 minutes,
$1 each extra 2.5 minutes,
$1 per towel
summer only
7am - 7pm

Bishop Creek (see also GPS waypoints)
Brown's Millpond Campground
waypoint SHBRMC
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
Bishop Creek Lodge
waypoint SHBCKL
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
waypoint SHPARR
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

Bishop (see also GPS waypoints)
Bishop City Park Pool
waypoint SHBCPP
688 N. Main Street,
behind Chamber of Commerce
760-872-7201 $5 for use of pool (includes shower)
50 cents per towel
must wear bathing suit
summer only
open daily noon-7pm
except Mondays
Bishop Fitness Center
waypoint SHBFIT
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
Wash Tub Laundry
waypoint SHBWTL
236 North Warren Street 760-873-6627 $5, soap and towels included
owner is usually there
9am-6pm and 8pm-10pm daily
may be unavailable if owner is away
daily 7am-10pm
Brown's Town Campground
waypoint SHBRTC
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
- from 8am-9pm weekends
showers open 24 hrs

Big Pine (see also GPS waypoints)
Keough Hot Springs
waypoint SHKEHS
Keough Hot Spring Rd
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
Hi-Country Market & Hardware
waypoint SHHCMH
101 North Main
(N of Crocker, in town)
760-938-2068 buy 10-minute token at
the store for $3.50
towel rental $0.50
laundry until 10:30pm
Shell Station
waypoint SHBPSS
109 South Main
(S of Crocker, in town)
760-938-2100 $3 for 5 minutes
two shower stalls
until 11pm some days?

Independence (see also GPS waypoints)
Fort Independence Indian
Reservation Campground

waypoint SHIIRC
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
Chevron Station & Subway
waypoint SHICSS
Hwy 395
south of Market, in town
760-878-2618 $5 per person, no timer
towel and soap available
large room with toilet/sink/shelf
6am-10pm M-F;
7am-10pm weekends

Lone Pine and Mt Whitney (see also GPS waypoints)
Mt Whitney Portal Store
(not the Hostel in town!)
waypoint SHMWPS
10.4 miles west of Lone Pine
(4000 feet above Lone Pine)
760-876-0030 $3, no towel, no timer 8am-6pm
Mt Whitney Portal Hostel
(not the Store at trailhead!)
waypoint SHMWPH
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 RV Resort
waypoint SHBCRV
2550 Hwy 395
(4 miles south of Lone Pine)
760-876-4243 $5 per person
$1 towel rental
daily from 7am to 9pm