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Reds Meadow Shuttle

Overview photo of the Devils Postpile monument.

Visit Devils Postpile, Rainbow Falls & Reds Meadow

The majesty of these natural wonders lie just over the shoulder of Mammoth Mountain in the San Joaquin River Valley. The shuttle typically operates mid-June through mid-September, during which all visitors must ride a special shuttle for access to Devils Postpile, Rainbow Falls and other sights along the middle fork of the San Joaquin River. 

Please note the dog policy before arriving. All dogs must be leashed AND muzzled to ride the shuttle. Only well-behaved dogs are allowed to board at discretion of the driver.  

Tickets & Savings

When the shuttle is in operation, tickets are available for purchase from the window outside the Adventure Center. You can also pay the driver directly with cash. 

Adult (16+) Child (3–15) 2 & Under 
Day Ticket $8 $4  FREE 
3 of 5 Day Ticket $16 $8  FREE
Season Pass $40 $20  FREE 

Scenic Gondola Ride + Shuttle Ticket

Save $5 when you purchase your gondola ride and shuttle ticket together. Also valid with Scenic Gondola Ride + Lookout Lunch option. With this option, you may use your Scenic Gondola ride within 3 days of purchase. Only available at the shuttle ticket window at the Adventure Center. 

Discounted Scenic Gondola Ride

Save $5 on a Scenic Gondola Ride (or Ride + Lunch) when you present a same-day Reds Meadow Shuttle ticket at time of purchase. Available at the Adventure Center at Main Lodge and the Mountain Center in The Village.

Shuttle Schedule 

From The Village

Reds Meadow/Devils Postpile Shuttle can transport visitors from The Village all the way into the Reds Meadow Valley in the morning (fee required), departing The Village from Canyon Blvd near the Mountain Center at 7:15AM, 8AM and 8:45AM. From 9AM–5:30PM, visitors can ride the Mammoth Bike Park Shuttle between The Village and the Adventure Center free of charge. A valid bike park ticket is required to transport a bicycle. After 5:30PM, visitors can ride the Reds Meadow/Devils Postpile Shuttle back down to The Village – please inquire with the shuttle driver.

From the Adventure Center

7:30AM–9:45AM Every 45 Minutes
10AM–4PM Every 20 Minutes, or Less
4:45PM–7PM Every 45 Minutes

The final shuttle departs Reds Meadow at 7:45PM.

Visit the Eastern Sierra Transit Authority website for more information.