Mammoth Lakes Insiders Blog

Mammoth Lakes Insiders Blog

Welcome to the Mammoth Lakes Insider Blog, where you'll find real locals writing about their adventures in the mountains and offering you trip ideas and tips to make your next trip to Mammoth lakes awesome. You'll find everything from outdoor adventures, local history, food and dining culture and even theater reviews.
Sep 06, 2016 / Mike McKenna

There once was a time when Convict Lake, one of the most photographed and famous bodies of water in California’s Eastern Sierra, was known by other names. 
Names that also hint at the magical and mysterious appeal of the lake’s crystal clear waters.

Unlike many drive-to lakes...MORE

Aug 16, 2016

Yes, there is life after Labor Day in Mammoth Lakes! While many residents claim to have arrived for the winters and remained for the summers, fall is truly a season to savor. Come make the most of this nearly secret, magical time of year in the mountains.

5. It’s Less Crowded