Upper Pines Campground is located in breathtaking Yosemite National Park in Central California’s rugged Sierra Nevada Mountain Range at an elevation of 4,000 feet. The site is situated in the heart of Yosemite Valley, an awe-inspiring landscape containing many of the famous features for which Yosemite National Park is known. Within Yosemite, visitors can gaze upon waterfalls, sheer granite cliffs, deep valleys, grand meadows, ancient giant sequoias, vast wilderness areas and much more.
If arriving one or more days late, call (209)372-8502; your reservation will be forfeited if we do not hear from you within 24 hours of your arrival date. Resale or auction of advance reservations is prohibited. There are no electric, water or sewer hook-ups available at individual campsites, although a free dump station is located on-site. You are responsible for reading the site alerts and booking a site that will accommodate your equipment. Road conditions can change at any time; before arrival, please call (209)372-0200 for road and weather conditions inside Yosemite, and 1-800-427-ROAD for conditions outside the park. Highway 120 over Tioga Pass from Lee Vining and the Glacier Point Road are closed seasonally. For additional park information, call (209)372-0200 or visit www.nps.gov/yose.
Bear habitat! Food and toiletries must be stored 24 hours/day; food storage lockers are provided in all campsites. Absolutely no food stored in vehicles. Dispose of garbage immediately in bear-proof dumpsters. These rules are strictly enforced!
Don’t Move Firewood: Help protect our forests! Prevent the spread of tree-killing pests by obtaining firewood at or near your destination and burning it on-site. Moving firewood is illegal in some states. Visit dontmovefirewood.org to learn more.
Help Yosemite be a Zero Landfill park! Leave excess packaging at home. Use refillable water bottles, food containers and travel mugs. Place all of your recyclable waste in designated recycling containers. For more information go to: https://www.nps.gov/yose/getinvolved/zlf.htm.
- Fire Pit
- Food Locker
- Picnic Table
- Potable Water
- Pet Friendly