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Inyo Council for the Art Millpond Music Festival Thanks

The 31st Annual Millpond Music Festival With incredible music and perfect weather all weekend long, we are sure this is a Millpond we will soon not forget. Thank you to all of our attendees for sharing another great Millpond Music Festival with us! A huge thank to all our hardworking volunteers, members, sponsors and community […]

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Bishop Chamber of Commerce – Blake Jones Trout Derby to be Held September 16, 2023

Third time is a charm! This beloved annual fishing event was originally set for March, the re-scheduled for May and now, we are certain it’s going to happen September 16, 2023! This past winter’s epic snowfall led to crazy melt and runoff, but things are looking great now! This event will be a little different than […]

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Tuesday Talks with Fred on September 05, 2023!!!

SIERRA BRIGHT DOT FLY FISHING REPORT: Tuesday Talks with Fred on September 05, 2023!!! Time to talk about how what is hatching and what fly patterns to use.  Tuesday mornings from 9:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. I will be eating my burrito and talking to fly fishers about fly fishing in the Eastern Sierra. Everyone […]

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LADWP Klondike Lake Closed for Boating


  RECREATION UPDATES LABOR DAY WEEKEND Klondike Lake Closes for the Season Monday, September 4 will be the last day for public boating at Klondike Lake.  Thank you for recreating safely and responsibly at the lake. We will see all the boaters again next year when Klondike opens for Memorial Day Weekend (weather permitting). Recreational […]

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Friends of the Inyo Events – Public Service Announcement

Friends of the Inyo’s FREE Summer Events Coming Up – Find more details and RSVP at Lone Pine: Whitney Portal– Flora & Fauna, Geology, History July 22, August 12, September 16  9am-noon Mammoth Lakes: Horseshoe Lake– Local Geology, History, Volcanology, Critters, etc. July 29, August 26, September 30 9am-noon Bridgeport: Buckeye Hot Springs– Evening […]

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Man Died at Golden Canyon Trailhead in Death Valley; Heat May Have Been a Factor

Man died at Golden Canyon trailhead; Heat may have been a factor in his death  DEATH VALLEY, Calif. – A man died at a trailhead in Death Valley National Park on Tuesday afternoon as temperatures soared to 121°F. The 71-year-old man from the Los Angeles area collapsed outside the restroom at Golden Canyon. National Park […]

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  RECREATION UPDATE – JULY 14, 2023   Excessive heat warnings and advisories are in effect across much of the Owens Valley region. Please enjoy the outdoors responsibly, practicing heat and waterway safety as hotter temperatures continue over the weekend. As of July 14, 2023 Closures and Restrictions Due to Flooding and Road Damage: PLEASANT […]

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2023 Tour of the California Alps Road Closures

2023 Tour of the California Alps Road Closures MONO & ALPINE COUNTIES – Caltrans will temporarily close State Routes 89 and 4 to all traffic, except for emergency, law enforcement, and support vehicles, for the 2023 Tour of the California Alps – Death Ride. State highways will be impacted as follows tomorrow, July 15: State […]

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RECREATION UPDATE JULY 7, 2023 Triple digits are expected in some areas of the Owens Valley starting next week, which can increase water flows. LADWP reminds residents and visitors that waterways are already running full and fast and do not discriminate. Please respect the strength of swift water and follow all posted warning signs. As […]

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