Owens Valley Station (OVS) (WMRC headquarters) – Open year round, located 6 km (4 miles) east of Bishop in Owens Valley at 1250 m elevation (4108’). The Owens Valley station is under-utilized in the early spring, late fall and winter seasons. Spring, summer and early fall are generally booked early, although some openings in August are usually available. OVS can sleep up to 45 people and offers groups year-round housing in air conditioned/heated dorms with separate rooms
for faculty. There is an industrial kitchen with dining-room seating for 45 people. WMRC cooks provide excellent meals during the late spring, summer, and early fall seasons. The Owens Valley Station has two classrooms, a small laboratory, full-size greenhouse, wireless internet and computer lab, and a small library. In addition there is a volleyball court, basketball hoop, outdoor campfire pit and large grassy area for outdoor recreation.