Fresno County, Central California

Florence Lake Lodging

Lodging Close to Florence Lake: Resorts and Lodges

Muir Trail Ranch

Located 5.5 miles upstream on the South Fork of the San Joaquin River from the Florence Lake ferry landing.
(209) 966-3195     Website: Muir Trail Ranch

Muir Trail Ranch is a unique resort located near the edge of the John Muir Wilderness and only a few miles by trail from Kings Canyon National Park. This wilderness ranch offers the atmosphere of rustic living along with the comforts of real beds and hot springs pools.

Resort Facilities: Log Cabins, Tent Cabins, Hot Springs Bath, Lounge, Dining Room, Horse Corrals
Guest accommodations do not have showers; Guest enjoy private bathing in nearby enclosed hot spring baths.
Meals are not included. Guests either prepare your own meals in their kitchen or hire one of their professional caterers to prepare meals, serve, and clean up.

Guest Options:

  1. Bring your own Group of 16 to 20 people or more to stay for a week. Your Group would be the only guests at the ranch for that week.
  2. Join another Group that has some openings. A smaller group left openings for other guests. Join them for a week's stay.
  3. Short Stays: Stay for a single night or more during Short Stay periods when they are available. Meals included in the price


  • Log Cabins: By a stream, 3-4 People, Bathroom with Toilet and Sink
  • Tent Cabins: By the river

See the Muir Trail Ranch website for current Rates.
Muir Trail Ranch also offers a Backpackers Resupply service. See their website for details.

Mono Hot Springs

Off the Kaiser Pass Road, 6 miles from Lake Thomas A. Edison
(559) 325-1710     Website: Mono Hot Springs
Resort Facilities: Hot Springs Spa, Massages, Dining, General Store, Post Office, Cabins, Tent Cabins, WiFi

  • Cabins: More than 20 Rustic Cabins, 1 - 7 People, Most with Housekeeping, Most with Bathrooms - $129- $179 per night
  • Tent Cabins: 1 - 7 People, Restrooms and Water Nearby, Beds, Bring your own Bedding, Outside Fire Rings and Picnic Tables - $75 - $79 per night

Prices subject to change.


Lodging Index

Florence Lake Area Resorts

Lodging West of Kaiser Pass

Lodging West of Kaiser Pass

China Peak Inn

Located at China Peak Ski Resort, adjacent to Huntington Lake off Highway 168
Resort Phone:  (559) 233-1200     Website: China Peak Inn
Resort Facilities: Ski Resort, Restaurant, Bar, Mountain Bike Park with Lift Service, Complimentary Lift Tickets, Summer Events
Rooms: Economy rooms use community restrooms, Standard rooms with own bath, Suites
Non-holiday Rates: Economy - $90; Standard - $125 - $135; Suites - $155 - $180
Prices subject to change.

Tamarack Lodge

55380 Flintridge Rd., Lakeshore, CA (off Highway 168 midway between Shaver and Huntington Lakes)
Resort Phone:  (559) 893-3244 or (888) 268-0274
Facilities: WiFi, Fire Pit and BBQ Areas
Accommodations: 9 Studio-apartment style units, 1 -8 People, Full Kitchens, Satellite TV, Most with Fireplaces
Tamarack Lodge