Question about Owens River Road Dispersed Camping

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HitchTheCasita asked on 7/3/2020

Are there any sites on the river or is there dispersed camping closer to the Owens River?

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RoadPickle.com
Menifee, CA 28' ATC Toy Hauler 2017 Chevrolet 2500 HD
35 reviews

Answered on 7/3/2020:

You cannot camp on the riverbank. All land alongside Owens River is owned by the City of Los Angeles. If you can stay 100 feet away from the riverbank, you'll be on National Forest land, and you'll be fine.

Answered on 7/3/2020:

I actually didn't drive to the river. I stayed by the highway. But on satellite view it looks like there are camping spots by the river. I can see RV's parked next to it.
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RogerBrooks
Sun City, AZ 32' Outdoors RV 250RDS Anniversary Edition Ram 2500 Laramie Longhorn
3 reviews

Answered on 7/3/2020:

We never saw the river at all. It's on the east side of Highway 395, so even though it's "Owen's Creek" we never saw or found the creek or any water. There are probably 100 miles of roads here though, and we only went on a fraction of them.
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