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Post Office LocationAlternate Mail Drop LocationMiles from Previous TownTotal Miles from Happy Isles
Yosemite NP, CA 953892222
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546Red’s Meadow General Store3860
Lakeshore, CA 93634Vermillion Valley Resort2888
Lakeshore, CA 93634Muir Trail Ranch22110
Independence, CA 9352664174
Mount Whitney47221
This list is for informational purposes only and should not be used exclusively in planning a route or in scheduling food drops along your trip. Please be sure to double check all listed addresses before shipping your packages.

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Samuel L Molinari
Samuel L Molinari
2 years ago

Just completed the JMT in September. A couple of other suggestions regarding resupply. Whether hiking north or south, you can resupply at Tuolumne Meadows assuming the post office is open (normally opens mid June to early July and is closed by September 15. Also there is a store with limited resupply options. Red’s also a store with limited resupply items, but you can catch the shuttle to Mammoth Lakes with a gear shop and multiple options for resupply. Definitely recommend stopping over at VVR as the staff is great and every thru hiker gets a free beverage up to 4… Read more »