Reds Meadow Road is Open

There is also the Devils Postpile National Monument, which attracts visitors from around the world. Photo/Wendilyn Grasseschi
Staff Writer

The Reds Meadow Road to Devils Postpile National Monument and to Rainbow Falls and Reds Meadow Valley opened today, May 22, despite the recent snow, according to the Inyo National Forest. The road will stay open as long there is no significant storm, forest officials said. The mandatory shuttle bus system goes into place tomorrow, May 23, though Memorial Day, then picks up again on June 13 through Labor Day. For more information about the shuttle and the Devils Postpile area, go to: or call 760-934-2289—WG