Tourist Information in Lee Vining

Mono Basin Scenic Area Visitor Center

Half a mile north of Lee Vining, this center has maps, interpretive displays, Inyo National Forest wilderness permits, bear-canister rentals, a bookstore and a stop-and-watch movie about Mono Lake. Its opening hours…
Tourist Information in Bridgeport

Bridgeport Ranger Station & Visitor Center

The local office for maps, information on the Humboldt-Toiyabe Forest, in both California and Nevada, as well as issuing Hoover Wilderness permits.
Tourist Information in Lee Vining

Mono Lake Committee Information Center

Internet access ($2 for 15 minutes), maps, books, info about Mono Lake and passionate, preservation-minded staff. Public restroom too. Plus local handmade gifts such as candles, pottery and balms.