Pleasant Valley Pit Campground

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Pleasant Valley Rd. Bishop, CA 93514 760-872-5000 Official Website

GPS: 37.4007, -118.5113

Last Price Paid: $5
Number of Sites: 75
Pad Type: dirt
Open Seasonally: Nov - May
Elevation: 4522 ft
Max Stay: 30
Tent Camping: Yes

4 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Access
Location
Scenery
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

Cell Phone Coverage

3bars
Verizon 4G/LTE
3bars
Verizon 3G
2bars
AT&T 4G/LTE
4bars
Sprint 4G/LTE
27 reviews
Nightly rate: $5
Days stayed: 8
Site Number: 50

Outdoor Girl would stay here again

“Nice”

Reviewed Apr 15, 2019

Overall Rating

This is one of the few campgrounds open at this time of year. The 1/4 mile dirt rocky road in off the paved road is horrible. The sites are nice. We paid $2.50 with our golden access pass. We got water in Bishop at the White Mt Ranger station. We took a great mountain bike ride out of the campground and along Pleasant Valley Dam an... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
2bars
AT&T 4G/LTE
2bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com


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OR 25' Born Free Casual Elegance
24 reviews
Nightly rate: $2
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 37
“So So”

Reviewed Apr 12, 2018

Overall Rating

Access road could be better. Would be a problem if two Motorhomes towing flat down came together at the part of road which is basically one lane

Access
Location
Cleanliness
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1bars
Verizon 4G/LTE

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com


2 reviews
Nightly rate: $5
Days stayed: 4
“Cheap camping in Bishop, pit toilet, nice view”

Reviewed Feb 27, 2018

Overall Rating

Pleasant Valley PIT campground is first come/first served dry camping in an old quarry, 14 day limit. We brought our 21 foot camper trailer and had no problem finding a site mid-week. Fair number of climbers staying here as well, not terribly noisy, upper rim campsites have a table and fire pit. The campground is a large circle, so it'... more

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Location
Cleanliness
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4bars
Sprint 4G/LTE

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com


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Aluminarium
Tonasket, WA Airstream Ford F-250
280 reviews
Nightly rate: $2
Date stayed: 5/5/13
Days stayed: 5
Site Number: 46

Aluminarium would stay here again

“Cheap Camping in Bishop”

Reviewed May 09, 2013

Overall Rating

After trying 5 other locations (!) in Bishop, we found Pleasant Valley Pit. We tried 2 boondocking spots that didn't get cell, then we tried going to Horton Creek but it was closed. THEN we tried the county parks. One was really busy and the other didn't get cell. Pleasant Valley Pit saved the day. You can only get cell in the... more

Access
Location
Scenery
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
2bars
AT&T 4G/LTE
4bars
Verizon 4G/LTE
3bars
Verizon 3G

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com


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Pleasant Valley Pit | Van-Tramp.com

Just North of Bishop, CA and only a half mile off Hwy 395 is Pleasant Valley Pit Campground operated by the Bishop BLM. Even though there is a $2 per night cost, it is so low that even this pe...

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Pleasant Valley Pit Campground - Aluminarium

Friday night as we were walking around the Tuttle Creek Campground, we noticed signs that said “WWW” and “parking” with arrows. When we got back to the trailer I googled Bishop events Tuttle C...

Hookups:
  • dry camping
Site Amenities:
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Facilities:
  • recycle
  • restrooms: vault
  • trash
Pets:
  • pets

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