THE HOSTEL CALIFORNIA
What is the primary function of this business? Lodging with a community atmosphere – a restful haven for adventurers
How much of your revenue do you estimate to be related to public lands? 90%
What are the primary activities your clients or customers do on public lands? Hiking, climbing, sightseeing – we get a lot of Europeans passing through who are road-tripping through parks
Why Bishop? It’s a climbing Mecca!
What are some of your favorite spots on public lands nearby? The volcanic Tableland. Happy Boulders, which is also rich in Native American History. It’s about 5 miles north of town. Hiking and climbing in the Buttermilks. Death Valley National Park, especially the hike in Marble Canyon.