On the Tioga Road at Tuolumne Meadows, about 1.5 hours northeast of Yosemite Valley
8,600 ft (2,600 m)
July through late September (approximately); office open from 8:30 am to 5 pm (may open at 8 am beginning mid-summer)
Reservations are available online for half of all campsites. The other half of the campsites are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Group site reservations are required and available online. Click here to make a reservation.
Horse site reservations are required and availably only by calling 877/444-6777.
$20/night for each campsite (maximum 6 people per site). $40/night for the group campsite (13-30 people per site). $25/night for the horse sites (maximum six horses and six people per site).
Number of sites:
304 (plus seven group sites and four horse sites)
up to 35 ft (no RVs in group sites)
up to 35 ft (no trailers in group sites; 27 ft trailer limit in horse sites)
Nearby, just west of the campground
Nearby, at Tuolumne Meadows store
Yosemite Valley (Curry Village and Housekeeping Camp), about 1.5 hours away, or outside the park, at Lee Vining.
Permitted (except in group and horse sites)
Each campsite contains a fire ring, picnic table, and food locker [33"(D)x45"(W)x18"(H)], and is near a bathroom with potable water and flushing toilets.
Each group campsite contains five food lockers.
You are required to store food properly in order to protect Yosemite's bears.
Source: Tuolumne Meadows Campground at NPS.gov