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MARIPOSA, Calif. — Yosemite National Park announces that a new pilot lottery program for Camp 4 Campground will launch on May 21. This daily lottery system will be operated through Recreation.gov and will help improve the visitor experience at Camp 4 Campground.
Camp 4 Campground is a walk-in campground and the only first-come, first-served campground in Yosemite Valley. Visitor demands for a camping space at Camp 4 have been increasing over the past decade and the current registration system no longer serves the public and meets the needs of current campers. Under the current system, campers have to line up and wait for a first-come, first-served camping space to open.
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