Bench Lake, California

Bench Lake is located in Inyo county, California. Find dining and lodging options near Bench Lake.

Check out local things to do such as local golfing (Bishop Country Club, California City Municipal Par 3 Golf Course and Tierra Del Sol Golf Course), water sports (Powder & Sun Sports), hiking (Pacific Crest Trail, Pacific Crest Trail and Kings County).

Been to Bench Lake? Help fellow lake lovers by leaving a review or submitting a picture of Bench Lake For every review and picture we publish, we will donate $1 to a charity of your choice.

Contact us if this lake is a drinking water reservoir or if it's located on a private property.

Things to do & local info

Local Info
Hiking Trails:
Pacific Crest Trail
Pacific Crest Trail
Kings County

Water Sports:
Powder & Sun Sports, 43791 N 15th St West, Lancaster, CA 93534

SR-71A Blackbird
Civic Musical Road

National Parks
Kings Canyon National Park, California
Yosemite National Park, California

State Parks
Fish Springs State Fish Hatchery, California
Inyo National Forest, Nevada
Toiyabe National Forest, Nevada
Manzanar National Historic Site, California
Mono Basin National Forest Scenic Area, California

Nature Reserves
Desert Tortoise Natural Area
Desert Tortoise Preserve
Desert Tortoise Preserve

View Points
Sherwin Grade 1
Sherwin Grade 2
Piute Pass

Fishing Guides and Charters
Sierra Guide Group, Bishop 93515
Fish 395, 256 Sky Meadows Rd, Swall Meadows 93524

Fishing Regulations and license information
California Department of Fish and Game
CA Sport Fishing License

Closest Cities
Santa Maria, California
Palmdale, California
Lancaster, California

Closest Airports
Inyokern Airport, California
Santa Maria Airport / Allan Hancock Field, California
San Luis Obispo Cty Regl, California

Regional Airports
Eastern Sierra Regional Airport, California
Bryant Field Airport, California
California City Muni Airport, California

Information Centers
Bishop Visitors Center
Bodie State Historic Park Office
Jawbone Station

No reviews for Bench Lake

Add a review

Premium Info

Golf Courses
Lakeside Rentals

Log in to see campgrounds around Bench Lake.
Not a member? Register now - it's free!
checkboxGolf Courses

Log in to see golf courses around Bench Lake.
Not a member? Register now - it's free!

Sorry, we have no records of lake rentals around Bench Lake

Map of Bench Lake, California

Restaurants in the vicinity
LA Casita Mexican Restaurant & Cantina
The Upper Crust Pizza Co.
Astorga's Mexican Grill
Bar-B-Q Bills Oney's
Sizzler Restaurants
Hotels in the vicinity
Best Western Creekside Inn
El Rancho Motel
Elms Motel
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites
Lakeview Motel


Select a hotel or a restaurant to view it on the map

Current Weather at Bench Lake, California



Humidity: 69%
Wind: NW at 6 mph

3-day forecast

Partly cloudy
24°F / 48°F
Mostly sunny
27°F / 45°F
25°F / 49°F

Plan Your Trip

Plan your next trip to Bench Lake. Click here to access tools and tips exclusively for our members.

Latest Blog Post

Desert Beauty: Goose Lake Valley

Nothing beats the sublime beauty of a desert lake, its azure waters shimmering dreamily against the golden hues around it, green grasses waving invitingly in the breeze, beckoning to thirsty animals and weary travelers.

Continue Reading...

Latest Blog Comments

Such a beautiful place to make memories. My family and I love these sort of breaks but I have got fa...
I'll have to keep these events in mind for this Fall. I think it is great that people have thought t...
You have got me thinking now. I have always thought of life surviving winter in the open and wildern...

Latest Lake Reviews

Lake Ruth was named by Henry Atcheson, Forest Ranger, while exploring and mapping for the U.S. Forest Service in the 1920s and 30s. The lake was named for his daughter, Ruth Fields, Farmerville, La.
- Rating: by thelaexplorer for Lake Ruth

Dorothy Lake was named by Henry Atcheson, Forest Ranger, while exploring and mapping for the U.S. Forest Service in the 1920s and 30s. The lake was named for his daughter, Dorothy Thran.
- Rating: by thelaexplorer for Lake Dorothy

is it a good investment to buy a cabin at dietz lake?
- Rating: by Ted for Dietz Lake