Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest
Bodie State Historic Park
At Bodie State Historic Park , a gold-rush ghost town is preserved in a state of 'arrested decay.' Weathered buildings sit frozen in...
Devils Postpile National Monument
Mammoth Brewing Company Tasting Room
Free samples anyone? Try some of the dozen brews on tap, then buy some IPA 395 or Double Nut Brown to go.
Good Life Café
Stomach-stuffing Mexican breakfasts, healthy veggie wraps, brawny burgers and big salad bowls make this place perennially popular.
Lonely Planet review
To check out some of the earth's oldest living things, budget a half-day for the thrilling trip up to the Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest . These gnarled, otherworldly looking trees are found above 10,000ft on the slopes of the parched White Mountains, where you'd think nothing could grow. The oldest tree - called Methuselah - is estimated to be over 4700 years old.