Florence Lake, CA

Florence Lake Lodging

While there is no lodging available right at Florence Lake, several nice alternatives are available for those who wish to spend a few nights in the beauty of the High Sierra. Only a few miles from Florence Lake is the rustic Muir Trail Ranch, offering comfortable accommodations in a unique setting.

Only a short drive from Florence Lake is Mono Hot Springs offering tent cabins and standard cabins.

Muir Trail Ranch

Located 5.5 miles upstream on the South Fork of the San Joaquin River from the Florence Lake ferry landing.
(209) 966-3195     Website: Muir Trail Ranch

Muir Trail Ranch is a unique resort located near the edge of the John Muir Wilderness and only a few miles by trail from Kings Canyon National Park. This wilderness ranch offers the atmosphere of rustic living along with the comforts of real beds and hot springs pools.

Resort Facilities: Log Cabins, Tent Cabins, Hot Springs Bath, Lounge, Dining Room, Horse Corrals
Guest accommodations do not have showers; Guest enjoy private bathing in nearby enclosed hot spring baths.
Meals are not included. Guests either prepare your own meals in their kitchen or hire one of their professional caterers to prepare meals, serve, and clean up.

Guest Options:

  1. Bring your own Group of 16 to 20 people or more to stay for a week. Your Group would be the only guests at the ranch for that week.
  2. Join another Group that has some openings. A smaller group left openings for other guests. Join them for a week's stay.
  3. Short Stays: Stay for a single night or more during Short Stay periods when they are available. Meals included in the price


See the Muir Trail Ranch website for current Rates.
Muir Trail Ranch also offers a Backpackers Resupply service. See their website for details.


Mono Hot Springs

Off the Kaiser Pass Road, 6 miles from Lake Thomas A. Edison
(559) 325-1710     Website: Mono Hot Springs
Resort Facilities: Hot Springs Spa, Massages, Dining, General Store, Post Office, Cabins, Tent Cabins, WiFi

Prices subject to change.


Lodging West of Kaiser Pass

China Peak Inn

Located at China Peak Ski Resort, adjacent to Huntington Lake off Highway 168
Resort Phone:  (559) 233-1200
Website: China Peak Inn
Resort Facilities: Ski Resort, Restaurant, Bar, Mountain Bike Park with Lift Service, Complimentary Lift Tickets, Summer Events
Rooms: Economy rooms use community restrooms, Standard rooms with own bath, Suites
Non-holiday Rates: Economy - $90; Standard - $125 - $135; Suites - $155 - $180
Prices subject to change.

Tamarack Lodge

55380 Flintridge Rd., Lakeshore, CA (off Highway 168 midway between Shaver and Huntington Lakes)
Resort Phone:  (559) 893-3244 or (888) 268-0274
Facilities: WiFi, Fire Pit and BBQ Areas
Accommodations: 9 Studio-apartment style units, 1 -8 People, Full Kitchens, Satellite TV, Most with Fireplaces
Tamarack Lodge

Lodging at Shaver Lake and Huntington Lake

Many accommodations are available at both of these scenic lakes you pass along Highway 168 en route to Florence Lake. We have full coverage of both Shaver and Huntington lakes.

Shaver Lake Lodging

Huntington Lake Lodging


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