Summary

Swanson features 9 non-reservable campsites perched at an elevation of 5698 ft. Campers visting this California first come first serve camping area today can expect clear sky and wind gusts up to 2.04mph.

Campers may find numerous amenities with toilets, and a comfy place to pitch a tent. The surrounding area also offers outdoor enthusiasts the simple pleasure of being outside.
Toilets

Yes

Dump

No

Reservations

No

Water

No

Showers

No

Hookups

No


Outdoor Recreation

Nearby outdoor recreational opportunities
Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Billy Creek - Upper 48 7,033 ft
Billy Creek - Lower 11 6,976 ft
West Kaiser 10 5,785 ft
Sample Meadow 13 7,828 ft
Rock Creek 28 4,392 ft
Rancheria 153 7,024 ft
Choinumni 36 557 ft
Camp Edison 252 5,453 ft
Bretz 12 3,281 ft
Sweetwater 10 3,858 ft
Swanson 9 5,698 ft
Placer 7 4,099 ft
Kinnikinnick 35 7,005 ft
Kirch Flat - Pine Flat Lake 17 1,007 ft
Mammoth Pool 47 3,594 ft
Trimmer - Pine Flat Lake 10 938 ft
Dinkey 141 5,829 ft
Island Park - Pine Flat Lake 97 1,157 ft
Catavee 30 7,032 ft
Dorabelle 71 5,418 ft
College 12 6,970 ft
Pine Flat Rec Area 52 586 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
Mammoth Mountain 35" 29° 0"
China Peak (Sierra Summit) " ° "
River Run Streamflow Length Class

Area Hydrology

Streamflow and water data for the watershed
Gauge Streamflow Stage
Nf Willow C Nr Sugar Pine Ca
USGS 11242400
416 cfs 4.5 ft
Mf San Joaquin R Nr Mammoth Lakes Ca
USGS 11224000
33 cfs 3.1 ft
Marble Fork Kaweah R Ab Horse C Nr Lodgepole Ca
USGS 11206820
9 cfs 7.2 ft
Deadman C A Big Springs Nr Crestview Ca
USGS 10265100
18 cfs 6.2 ft
Big C Div Nr Fish Camp Ca
USGS 11267350
0 cfs 0.1 ft
San Joaquin R Bl Friant Ca
USGS 11251000
661 cfs 3.5 ft
Merced R A Pohono Bridge Nr Yosemite Ca
USGS 11266500
250 cfs 2.8 ft
Hot C A Flume Nr Mammoth Lakes Ca
USGS 10265150
29 cfs 0.9 ft
Merced R A Happy Isles Bridge Nr Yosemite Ca
USGS 11264500
137 cfs 2.1 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
mammoth lakes 16.3 ese, ca
SNOTEL CA-MN-5
11.05" 0.3"
lee vining 5.9 nw, ca
SNOTEL CA-MN-1
14.64" 2.69"
agnew pass (goes)
SNOTEL AGPC1
49.13" -0.77"
bodie
SNOTEL BDEC1
15.67" 2.12"
bridgeport
SNOTEL BPTC1
9.88" 1.6"
Virginia Lakes Ridge
SNOTEL 846
35" 0"
blackcap basin goes
SNOTEL BCBC1
52.65" 0.49"