Rock Climbing & Bouldering
People from around the world come to Inyo County to find themselves between a rock and a hard place. The diverse rock formations of the Eastern Sierra provide ample opportunities for exciting year-round rock climbing and bouldering. The Gorge, Buttermilks, Alabama Hills, and Happy and Sad Boulders of Volcanic Tablelands are a just a few of the world’s renowned sport climbing areas that you’ll find in Inyo County.
Inyo County tops the list of premier fishing destinations among avid anglers. The Eastern Sierra’s hidden alpine lakes and streams, Owens River, Owens Valley tributaries, and annual trout derbies offer year-round reel and fly fishing. The California Department of Fish and Game stocks Alper’s Trophy Trout at various Inyo County locations. Anglers can also catch California golden trout, rainbows, bass, catfish, and crappie. Regular trout season in Inyo County runs from the last Saturday in April through October.
Horseback Riding & Pack Trips
Exploring the Eastern Sierra on horseback is the perfect way to experience the untouched backcountry beauty of Inyo County. Enjoy an afternoon in the saddle or plan a more extensive multi-day equine adventure with specialized pack trips into such notable Inyo County destinations as the John Muir Wilderness, Pacific Crest Trail, Onion Valley, and Bishop Creek Canyon. Horse around with the Eastern Sierra Packers.
LEGENDARY EXPERIENCES. LARGER THAN LIFE - Where stars shine, not streetlamps. Majestic mountains tower not buildings. Wildlife abounds not humans.