Re: Red's Meadow Shuttle to Mammoth
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "tubirrb" <wandering_bob@...> wrote:
>Don't forget about the free hot showers adjacent to the campground.
> I asked Red's Mdw Pack Station about the shuttle that runs from there
> to Mammoth Mountain Ski Resort (Mammoth Mountain Inn).
> I also asked about the campground at Reds Meadow - reservations, first-
> come first served, backpackers' campsite availability.
> Here's their reply for your information.
> "The shuttle runs every day from 7:00am to about 8:15pm. The are
> numerous stops along the way including the General Store. The
> campgrounds are on a first come, first served basis."
> Wandering Bob
> Don't forget about the free hot showers adjacent to the campground.And as my trail logs read, THAT'S the only thing that's FREE! It's
$18 per night at the campground - even in the backpacker's sites!
If you're willing to go off the normal route, the hike down to Fish
Creek and to the hot tubs is a very nice diversion. You can join the
JMT back on Silver Pass, or go over Goodale and down into VVR if
that's where your re-supply is located.