"Devil's Postpile" Top 5 Page for this destination Devils Postpile National Monument by mikelisaanna

The Devil's Postpile is an unusual rock formation near Yosemite National Park near the town of Mammoth. It is a cliff of hexagonal basalt columns that are about 60 feet tall. It has been protected as a National Monument by the US National Park Park Service. To get to the postpile, you must take a bus and then hike about 1/2 mile.

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  • Pros:Interesting rock formation, great views along the way to reach it
  • Cons:A bit of a hassle to get to
  • In a nutshell:A nice side trip from Mammoth
  • Last visit to Devils Postpile National Monument: Sep 2004
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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  • Yaqui's Profile Photo
    May 2, 2009 at 7:16 PM

    What a wonderful formation. It is amazing how many wonderful things there are too see! Nice page!

  • sayedaburas's Profile Photo
    Oct 12, 2005 at 7:32 PM

    Lovely and very interesting. Congratulations. :) :x :))


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