Devils Postpile

Reds Meadow Shuttle

The Reds Meadow Valley Road to Devils Postpile National Monument is managed by the National Park Service and is currently closed. Reds Meadow Road will have a delayed opening this summer due to a large snowpack. There is more snow this year than in 2017, when the road opened on July 21.

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. To preserve its pristine nature, visitors must ride the shuttle for access to the Devils Postpile National Monument.

The Reds Meadows Shuttle typically operates from June – September.

10001 Minaret RdMammoth Lakes, CA 93546See on map
Woolly Mammoth statue in summer in front of Panorama Gondola building

Shuttle Pick Up Areas

Adventure Center

The shuttle line starts at the Woolly Mammoth statue in front of the Adventure Center. Shuttles are loaded on a first-come basis for all ticket holders within a boarding window. Please note that you may not be able to board the first shuttle within your reserved boarding window.

The Village

The Devils Postpile Shuttles will transport visitors from the Village at 7:15 AM, 8 AM and 8:45 AM. From 9:00 AM–4:30 PM, visitors can use the free Bike Park Shuttle to get from The Village to the Adventure Center at Main Lodge, which departs every 15 minutes from Stop #90 on Canyon Blvd. Priority boarding is given to ticketed bike park passengers.

Reds Meadow

Exiting the valley after 4:00 PM will result in longer wait times. The last bus departs Reds Meadow Resort at 7:00 PM nightly.

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Are reservations required?

Reservations are strongly recommended, as there is limited walk-up availability to ride the shuttle.

Are dogs allowed on the shuttle?

Well-behaved dogs are permitted at the driver's discretion and are required to wear a muzzle.

What should I bring?

Remember to bring Water, Snacks, Sun Protection, Comfortable Shoes, Layers, and a Camera.

Where should I park?

Parking is available at Main Lodge. Overnight parking is permitted along Hwy 203 downhill from Shuttle Stop B at your own risk.

The Reds Meadow Shuttle is operated by Eastern Sierra Transit and provides access to Devils Postpile National Monument. Operations and schedule are subject to change.