Olmsted Point looks down on Yosemite Valley from the east. If you're entering the park from Lee Vining on Tioga Road, this is a must-stop viewpoint.
Place Category: Trailheads
Rock Creek SNO-PARK is located on the west side of Highway 395, approximately 5 miles west of Tom’s Place on the Rock Creek Road. The road to the site and the parking area are plowed through the snow-park program which uses funds collected through the parking fee. Both day use and annual passes are available from the Mammoth Lakes Welcome Center, Tom’s Place Resort, White Mountain Ranger Station in Bishop, and Eastern Sierra Interagency Visitor Center at Lone Pine. Day use passes are also available from a self-serve fee tube at the site.
Recommended Activities: Cross-county skiing, dog sledding, and snow play. No snowmobiles.
Contact: Inyo National Forest, White Mountain Ranger District – (760) 873-2500