Campsite was pretty quiet too. The facility accommodates both tents and RVs. New Shady Rest Campground is not operated by Hipcamp and can only be booked externally. The campground is popular for hiking, mountain biking, sightseeing and hitting the adjacent town of Mammoth Lakes for shopping and dining. Due to the record snowfall in 2017, this CG became FC... Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Not as pretty as some of the campgrounds higher up by the lakes, but very few mosquitos as its not on the water. Warned about bears being more aggressive lately just before hibernation, but we didn't spot any. Q&A - Ask the Community about New Shady Rest Campground, Written by someone with an affiliation to the property, Duplicate review submitted by the same member, Multiple reviews submitted by members of the same household, Reviewer did not actually visit the location, The Best RV Parks and Campgrounds in the Florida Keys, America's Top National Parks for RV Camping, The Mighty 5: All the Camping in Utah’s National Parks, The Top 15 States for RV Camping in National Forests, What You Need To Know About The New Camping Rules Near The Tetons, The Best State Park Campgrounds in Each State, Tanner and Nallely’s Favorite Camping Gear, The benefits of choosing LiFePO4 over lead-acid. There is a Ike path that borders the campground that will take you into Mammoth or into a recreational park not too far away. The campsites are located under the shady canopy of a mature Jeffery pine forest, yet are within walking distance of restaurants and stores in the town of Mammoth Lakes. New Shady Rest Campground is a large facility convenient to numerous outdoor activities and attractions in the eastern Sierra Nevada Mountains. Campground has lots of tall trees, plenty of options on tent placement. Great location if you like walking into town for shopping and dining. (For now!) See more questions & answers about this hotel from the Tripadvisor community. Staff was super friendly and helpful, camp host Eric swung by to greet us while we were setting up. They have big rocks and cut down trees that made the space smaller but it was enough to get in and out with some guidance. Your browser does not support JavaScript! The Campground is situated on 16 acres in the heart of the Endless Mountains of Northeast Pennsylvania , located about mid-way between Scranton, PA and Binghamton, NY, just 3 miles from Interstate 81, Exit 211. Had no issues here, probably 3 bars 3G on average. Please use a JavaScript enabled browser in order to access the full functionality of this site. It was everywhere. Once parked we had plenty of space. This is a large FS CG and there are a number of sites that will fit larger MH & Trailers, but not all of them are level or easy to get into, due to the number of trees right next to the road. New Shady Rest Campground in the Inyo National Forest is located in the Eastern Sierras next to the town of Mammoth Lakes at an elevation of 7,800 feet. Campground host is still making the rounds and selling firewood ($7). Sites are good sized and most are shady. Wonderful stay amidst the chaos of Covid. It was our first night on a road trip and we got an early start in the morning so didn't miss it too much. While we don't offer reservations for NEW SHADY REST CAMPGROUND, check out these great RV Parks and Campgrounds as close as 30.93 miles from NEW SHADY REST CAMPGROUND. Old Shady Rest was taking reservations, but it is a much older park and doesn't seem nearly as nice or well maintained. The Shady Rest Community Park is located behind the established campground, at the foot of the woods. Campers can look forward to wide-open spaces and plenty of fresh air for exploring and sight seeing. Own or manage this property? Recreation The trees did leave a lot of green pollen on everything. New Shady Rest Campground, California - Camping & Campgrounds. No campfires allowed when I was there, and extensive bear warning signs everywhere, from the tables to check in paperwork. We have stayed here a number of times on our way up & down 395. It's possible there were other functional restrooms elsewhere in the campground (map shows 5 others), but we didn't check. Be the first to add a note for New Shady Rest Campground! We paid $11.50 per night using Senior Pass.