TAYLOR CREEK VISITOR SERVICES ARE NOW CLOSED FOR THE WINTER.
The Visitor Center parking has ample space with RV and trailer capacity. Parking is free and is generally accessible from May to mid-November. No overnight parking or camping is permitted.
Bathrooms are also available, during hours of operation.
Large groups and organizations may request to reserve the Lake of the Sky Amphitheater as a day or evening event space. Reservation fee is dependent on type of usage and event duration, with a minimum pricing of $100. Certain event activities are not permitted at Taylor Creek.
For more information, or to reserve a date, please contact Erin Gavlock, Visitor Center Administrator, or call 530-543-2674.
Bear canisters are available for rent from June to October. Visitors pay a usage fee, in addition to a refundable deposit. Bear canisters are mandatory for all overnight back country trips into Desolation Wilderness, per Forest Service mandate. All canisters are 10 liters and suitable for most overnight trips and party sizes.
1-3 Days – $5
4-7 Days – $10
7+ Days – $15