We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Share
Review Highlights
Better locations

If you follow the road most of the area in the hills are private property. In the valley floor... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2016
Doug H
,
Lafayette, California
via mobile
Interesting geological site.

The Bishop Tuff is a white and pink tuff that formed about 800.000 years ago during the super... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2014
slonichek
,
Los Angeles, California
Read all 4 reviews
1
All photos (1)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good25%
  • Average0%
  • Poor25%
  • Terrible25%
17 Oct 2017
“You can't get there”
20 Jul 2016
“Better locations”
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
12°
-5°
Nov
10°
-6°
Dec
10°
-6°
Jan
Contact
Rudolph Road, Bishop, CA
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 9 October 2014

The Bishop Tuff is a white and pink tuff that formed about 800.000 years ago during the super eruption that created the Long Valley Caldera. You can see how ash was falling on earth by density of the tuff. It is exposed at that area,...More

12  Thank slonichek
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

If you follow the road most of the area in the hills are private property. In the valley floor area the out corps are average. Other locations to see tuff better, Death Valley, Mono Lake. Get a geologic map from the usgs if you are...More

1  Thank Doug H
Reviews (4)
Filter reviews
4 results
Traveller rating
1
1
0
1
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
1
1
0
1
1
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I spent a couple of hours trying to find this place . After finally finding a road that appeared to head toward the Tuft we discovered the road was impassable. It was so badly rutted that we did not even attempt to...More

Thank Departure650838
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

If you follow the road most of the area in the hills are private property. In the valley floor area the out corps are average. Other locations to see tuff better, Death Valley, Mono Lake. Get a geologic map from the usgs if you are...More

1  Thank Doug H
Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

I personally find this area very interesting! Great rock formations. Weird white sand/rocks. The volcanic history is very cool, especially for kids. Bring water.

2  Thank ChloeNicole22
Reviewed 9 October 2014

The Bishop Tuff is a white and pink tuff that formed about 800.000 years ago during the super eruption that created the Long Valley Caldera. You can see how ash was falling on earth by density of the tuff. It is exposed at that area,...More

12  Thank slonichek
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 20 nearby hotels
The Lodge at Feather Falls Casino
343 reviews
21.71 km away
Gold Country Casino & Hotel
242 reviews
24.42 km away
Sierra Mountain Inn
195 reviews
26.40 km away
Grass Valley Courtyard Suites
336 reviews
26.86 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 64 nearby restaurants
Cafe Collage
18 reviews
6.84 km away
Bangor Bake Shoppe
5 reviews
8.92 km away
Scallywags Tavern
11 reviews
14.30 km away
Twelve 28 Kitchen
72 reviews
17.80 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 26 nearby attractions
West Coast Falconry
220 reviews
9.45 km away
Historic Bridgeport Covered Bridge
63 reviews
13.46 km away
Lake Oroville Visitors Center
50 reviews
25.74 km away
South Yuba River State Park
49 reviews
13.91 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Bishop Tuff staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines