We left to go fishing and returned at 1:00pm to fortunately see they still had pies left! all very expensive and no fresh food at all. One of the highest paved roads in California leads the Rock Creek visitor to an alpine setting over 10,000 feet in elevation. A la mode & whipped cream available, or have it straight-up. As we sat on the patio to enjoy our snacks, we were trying to figure out how, next time, to hike and have pie, too.More, This is the version of our website addressed to speakers of English in the United States. My husband and his hiking companions always stop here on their way to hiking destinations further down the road. Keep in mind that the speed limit on Rock Creek Lake is 5mph, and the boats are small (3 ppl). New lakes every quarter mile of so and they keep getting better and better as you go! Its totally possible to row around the lake even if you are not in great shape. What are some of the property amenities at Rock Creek Lakes Resort? After breakfast and coffee in our well-equipped cabins we would taxi ourselves the short distance up to Mosquito Flats trailhead. I appreciated that Rock Creek Lake was less crowded than Mammoth or certainly Yosemite Valley. They have built new cabins, maintained and upgraded them while maintaining the integrity and spirit of Rock Creek, and provided a great kitchen with fabulous "heavenly" pies. We had 5 people in our group so we got 2 Cobblers, one with whip cream & 1 with the vanilla ice cream. Place open from Memorial day to mid September. They sell out of the good ones! I will go back up there for the walks in the Forrest that was referred to me by the same women. 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One day, after lunch at Ruby Lake we went all the way up to Mono Pass, and another day we went out the easier trek to Chickenfoot Lake. This is the version of our website addressed to speakers of English in United Kingdom. My husband and his hiking companions always stop here on their way to hiking destinations further down the road. Get there early. Greatest pie in the history of mankind! The store and cafe are kept very clean and organized, and the building is maintained well, given the age of the place, the extreme climate and weather conditions. I recommend any of the berry pies if you have an option on the board. Best pie I ever had in my life has now been discontinued because the pie maker retired. I can't wait to go back! Now all grown, they still insisted on an entire mud pie and we went through two on this trip...although we had one casualty of lactose intolerance as a result. Thanks to the Rock Creek Lakes Resort family for being so genuinely nice, friendly and helpful. Most cake flavours were not available. Hotels near Owens Valley Paiute Shoshone Cultural Center. I remember when the Kings bought them out. We rank these hotels, restaurants, and attractions by balancing reviews from our members with how close they are to this location. There is no sign for the restaurant. I was thankful we were done with our day hikes by the time the rain started.There is no cell service once you are up out of Bishop and even the one land line went out during one of the afternoon storms. New lakes every quarter mile of so and they keep getting better and better as you go!More, You won’t be able to use you phone GPS to get here. Some of the more popular amenities offered include an on-site restaurant, free parking, and reduced mobility rooms. Even though I have every lure, fly, PowerBait, hooks, weights and anything else to fish for trout, I still like looking at their selection of fishing supplies even rods and reels. It is located at the Rock Creek Lakes Resort. The Kings were a young couple, newly married and younger than I. To die for. If you are a resident of another country or region, please select the appropriate version of Tripadvisor for your country or region in the drop-down menu. The patio is a wonderful place to enjoy a drink or meal after a high country hike or fishing expedition. We were amazed by the scenery..the lakes are gorgeous, the trails are well maintained, the mountain peaks are spectacular, the trees beautiful, etc. We were not amused and don't understand the jubilant reviews also on Tripadvisor. I am not a pie eater per say, but I am crazy about these Pie in the Sky delights. A wonderful adventure awaits you at the Rock Creek Lakes Resort. My favorite is the Cheddar Pear, when they make it, and when they do, it usually sells out fast. You must bring your own toiletries and towel. I must admit at the start that I have been staying in the Resort cabins since I was a toddler, with my parents. For some of you who love to drink and party, they carry a selection of beer and wine; sodas for the young ones.Even though their menu has been reduced, their burgers are awesome, Mountain chili will hit the spot, weekend pancakes will start off your morning and those ‘Home Made’ pies are to die for. Are you sure you want to delete this answer? Pie flavor selections get less as the day wears on. Light flakey crusts, all yummy! some of the best tasting pie you'll ever try. We rented four cabins to house everyone, and split cooking and cleanup duties. Please please someone get in there and have her teach you her skills so pie can continue!! It is located at the Rock Creek Lakes Resort. All in all a wonderful trip. The pies were so delicious and warm. We spilt & sampled the cobblers....& boy were they good! I recommend any of the berry pies if you have an option on the board. They are no longer in business. Written each day are flavors of the pie makers choosing. They source fresh seasonal ingredients into their pies such as organic peach, mixed berry crumble, and apple just to name a few...top that with a swirl of whipped cream or have it a la mode and you are having a heavenly pie in the sky alright! Some of the mentionables if you are lucky enough to get your paws on a slice or three include; Mud pie (ice cream), chocolate pecan, mixed berry crumble, coconut cream pie. Location. After years of hearing about it, I got to try it too.