Welcome to
Vermilion Valley Resort
Legendary Wilderness Hospitality

Experience the High Sierra without the crowds and enjoy a remote world of relaxation.

Tucked away under granite cliffs between Yosemite and Kings Canyon National Parks, Vermilion Valley Resort offers mountain vistas and ventures with a touch of legendary hospitality.

High Sierra Trout Rodeo 2024

VVR is excited to host the first annual High Sierra Trout Rodeo on July 13, 2024. The fishing derby begins at 6:00am, followed by a lunch, raffle, and awards ceremony in the afternoon, and concluding with an evening BBQ and activities at the resort.

The comforts of home in a remote mountain setting.

Everything you need for your off-grid getaway: a range of overnight accommodations, full service restaurant, and a well-stocked camp store.

Explore the Resort »
Lake Thomas Edison, CA
Recreation for the whole family, or the solo adventurer.

Enjoy the Sierra in all it's quiet splendor: fishing, water sports, hiking, ping-pong, and more!

Activities at VVR »
A fresh catch down at the lake!
Where trail angels spread their wings.

VVR is proud of our decades-long tradition of serving PCT/JMT through-hikers. Cold beer (the first one's on us!), hot stone-fired pizza, soft beds in hostels, motels or yurts, resupply service, a general store for all your trail needs, showers, and laundry!

Hiker Services »
Our general store is stocked with backpacker necessities.
"You guys are awesome!! Hikers love VVR!"
—Fiona
"We hit VVR twice last year... my kids loved it!"
—Rebecca
"One of the highlights of the trail is the great people you meet along the way. Especially at a place like Vermilion Valley Resort."
—Ken