Activities and Amenities
Attention Yosemite Campers : Important information regarding current fires in Yosemite National Park:
Yosemite Valley, Glacier Point, and Wawona/Mariposa Grove areas are all currently open. However road conditions have been changing daily depending on fire behavior. PLEASE CALL (209)372-0200 for current up to the minute road conditions in Yosemite National Park.
Campground Closures Due to Fire:
Crane Flat, Bridalveil Creek, and Yosemite Creek Campgrounds are temporarily closed. All other campgrounds remain open.
For more information, go to www.nps.gov/yose or call (209)372-0327 for fire information, (209)372-0266 for campground status, and (209)372-0200 for road information.
Attention: Before visiting Yosemite National Park for safety information click on this link: http://www.nps.gov/yose/planyourvisit/yoursafety.htm. For safety information specifically regarding hantavirus, go to http://www.nps.gov/public_health/zed/hanta/hanta_camp.htm.
BRIDALVEIL CREEK GROUP AND HORSE CAMP, CA
part ofYosemite National Park, National Park Service
Status: Open through Sun Sep 07 2014 Season Dates
OverviewBridalveil Creek Campground is located in breathtaking Yosemite National Park in Central California's rugged Sierra Nevada Mountain Range. The site is situated on Glacier Point Road at an elevation of 7,200 feet, 26 miles from Yosemite Valley.
Within Yosemite, visitors can gaze upon waterfalls, sheer granite cliffs, deep valleys, grand meadows, ancient giant sequoias, vast wilderness areas and so much more.
The area is forested with pure stands of Red fir and Lodgepole pine, offering a pleasant combination of sun and shade. Vanilla-scented Jeffrey pine and picturesque western Juniper dot the landscape. Through the trees, Yosemite's craggy granite peaks are visible, and the gentle, refreshing Bridalveil Creek flows near the site.
Yosemite's trails, cliffs, roads and rivers provide endless recreational activities for any kind of visitor. Hiking, biking, rock climbing, fishing, horseback riding, rafting, auto touring and photography are all very popular activities within the park.
Bridalveil Creek Campground offers group and horse campsites that are available by advanced reservations. Family sites are available on a first come, first served basis and do fill nightly.
A scenic, 7-mile drive leads to Glacier Point, with sweeping views of Yosemite Valley, Little Yosemite Valley, Half Dome, Vernal and Nevada Falls and Clouds Rest, among other notable landmarks.
Activities and Amenities
Know Before You Go
Getting There:GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
Take Highway 41 north from Fresno, Highway 140 east from Merced, or Highway 120 east from Manteca into Yosemite National Park. Follow signs to Glacier Point Road (located off Highway 41). The campground is located 9 miles up the Glacier Point Road, and 26 miles from Yosemite Valley.
Mailing Address:BRIDALVEIL CREEK GROUP AND HORSE CAMP
PO BOX 577
Yosemite National Park CA 95389
Phone Number:Information: (209)375-9535