PCT Hikers


Kennedy Lodge

Kennedy Meadows is located approximately 60 miles East of Sonora, nestled high in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Come and stay with us at the resort, go for a day ride, or let us pack you into the Emigrant Wilderness, Carson Iceberg Wilderness, or northern Yosemite National Park.

Kennedy Lodge

We open for the season on the last Friday in April and close on Columbus Day in October.

Please call between 8:00 AM and 7:00 PM for more information or reservations:

Summer phone numbers
(209) 965-3911
(209) 965-3900

Winter phone number
(209) 965-3900

Deadman and Baker campgrounds do not take reservations. All campsites are first come, first serve.


Click the marker with our logo for Google Map directions

Road Conditions

Kennedy Meadows is a seasonal resort, and the highway (Hwy 108 - Sonora Pass) to Kennedy Meadows closes for the winter. Spring and Fall road conditions can change quickly, so be sure to check the latest road conditions before you travel. Road conditions, per CalTrans, for Hwy 108 (from the Central Valley) and Hwy 395 (from the Eastern Sierras) are below.

Please note: All road conditions are obtained from the CalTrans website

Hwy 108

Hwy 395

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You can also call CalTrans for current road conditions: