BLE runs courses in Bishop, CA and predominantly in Mammoth Lakes, CA. Both have a variety of options for food and lodging. Lodging ranges from free camping to more expensive hotels. Below are links to resources for each location.
Mammoth Lakes, CA
Courses are held in the Town of Mammoth Lakes. Location varies. Classrooms are easy to get to utilizing the FREE bus service. An address for the classroom location will be provided upon registration.
- Lodging (Town of Mammoth Lakes Website) – includes hostels, motels, hotels, and campground options
- VRBO Mammoth Lakes
- Air BnB Mammoth Lakes
- Free Camping Options
Courses are typically held at White Mountain Research Station (Owens Valley Station). If the course is being held at this location students will have the option to make reservations for lodging on site.
- White Mountain Research Station ($35/night; price subject to change): To make a reservation call or email Denise Waterbury at (760) 873-4344 ext 21, wmrcinfoatucla.edu (replace “at” with @)
- Hostel California Bishop
- Bishop Area Hotels and Motels
- Air BnB Bishop
- VRBO Bishop
- Bishop Area Camping
Coffee, a variety of tea, and condiments (sugar, creamer, honey) are provided on all our courses. We ask that you help us reduce our environmental impact by bringing your own hot beverage drinking vessel.