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Frequently Asked Questions about Our Lakefront
Yosemite Hotel

  • Where is The Pines Resort located?

    The Pines Resort is located just 17 miles from the Southern entrance to Yosemite National Park, an hour North of Fresno. The Resort sits on the North Shore of Bass Lake, in the Sierra National Forest at 3,300 ft. elevation.
  • What is the weather like at Bass Lake?

    Temperature varies based on the season. Winter months typically come with low to mid 40s during the day. In the Summer and Fall you will enjoy mid-60s to low 70s. In the summer time, visitors enjoy upper 80s to mid-90s. There is a big temperature difference between day and night, sometimes even 30 degrees drop. Make sure to bring a sweatshirt or a jacket to use it in the evening.
  • What is the difference between The Pines Resort and Ducey's?

    The Pines Resort consists of a hotel (cabins and suites), two restaurants, bar, market, gas station, conference center, gift shops, etc. Ducey's on the Lake is the name of our signature, lakefront restaurant.
  • What is the best time to visit?

    Bass Lake and Yosemite Area are great places to visit year-round. Springtime brings blooming trees, meadows covered with flowers and rushing waterfalls. Summer is perfect for watersports. Autumn brings hiking enthusiasts and Winter is perfect for relaxing and enjoying picturesque sunsets.
  • Are Pets allowed?

    At this time we only allow dogs in the 16 designated pet friendly cabins. There is a fee of $85 per stay and the owner must sign off on the pet policy. Dogs are not allowed in the restaurants, market, wedding lawn or by the pool.
  • What is there to do?

    Bass Lake area is a perfect destination for the outdoor enthusiasts, as well as for those seeking a serene getaway. From hiking and biking to rock climbing, zip lining and water sports. The possibilities are endless and change throughout the seasons. Read more under 'Things To Do'.
Looking for something else?  Contact our concierge and ask directly.
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