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Reds Meadow Shuttle to Devils Postpile & Other Sights

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.

Dog Policy 

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 available for purchase from the window outside the Adventure Center when shuttle is in operation

Shuttle riders can also pay the driver directly with cash.

Shuttle Schedule 

Devils Postpile National Monument is closed for the 2019 summer season. Reds Meadow Shuttle service has concluded.

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.


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

Children 2 and under ride free.


Visit the Eastern Sierra Transit Authority website for more information.




Shuttle Schedule & Pricing

Shuttle Ticket Savings

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. Only available at the shuttle ticket window outside 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.