Kids fishing at lower Twin Lake near Mammoth Lakes

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Year-round activities range from relaxing to pure adventure. Mammoth Lakes is truly an epic playground for kids and adults alike. Share the wonders of nature with your kids and watch them learn firsthand about local wildlife. Swim in a heated pool or picnic in the shade of a towering pine. Enjoy miles of paved and dirt bike paths or explore local skateboard parks, ball fields and playgrounds. Festivals and events throughout the year cater to children and adults alike. Mammoth Lakes vacations are kid-friendly and family approved!

This is just a sampling of what you'll find in Mammoth Lakes on your next Family Trip:

  • Explore hiking trails and wilderness areas on more than 2 million acres of National Forest lands
  • Fish pristine mountain streams and lakes
  • Explore the area on horseback
  • Take an exhilarating helicopter tour
  • Have a family adventure at Mammoth Mountain with mountain biking, zip lining, rock climbing or jumping on a super bungee trampoline.
  • Create new memories with a rollicking tubing and snowplay session.
  • Enjoy a relaxing day of skiing or snowboarding at Eagle Lodge or June Mountain


Family Friendly

3244 Lake Mary Road
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546

Mammoth Lakes Pack Outfit is a full-service pack station located in the Eastern Sierra Nevada Mountains outside the town of Mammoth Lakes. They offer an array of services including all-inclusive and customized pack trips, horseback vacations, seasonal horse drives, and some of the area's best ...Learn More

100 College Parkway
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546

Mammoth Lakes Repertory Theatre hosts several shows throughout the year, many of them geared toward families. In addition its year-round programming, MLRT also hosts Poetry Out Loud for high schoolers, Theatre For Young Audiences shows for elementary students, and works with local high schools...Learn More

3029 Chateau Road
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546

Mammoth Rock 'n' Bowl is putting a new spin on an old pastime. The bowling alley is a state-of-the-art indoor entertainment hub with breathtaking views, casual and upscale dining options, a full bar, cool lounge, live music, contemporary event spaces and great drinks. The property also boasts ...Learn More

10001 Minaret Road
Via Mammoth Mountain Scenic Gondola
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546

Take in the view from the Scenic Gondola as you climb to the top of Mammoth Mountain at 11,053 feet (3,368 m). At the summit, explore the Eleven53 Interpretive Center, with interactive displays of the area's geologic, hydrologic and volcanic history.

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416 Sierra Park Road
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
Kids and adults can let loose on in-line skates, Rollerblades or skateboards at this outdoor recreation area in the heart of Mammoth Lakes. Bring your own skates, or rental a pair on-site. The venue also offers volleyball, badminton, basketball, horseshoes, bean bag toss, blongoball, washer toss ...Learn More
10001 Minaret Road
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
Launch your outdoor adventure from Mammoth Mountain's activity hub. Bungee trampolines, a zip line and a climbing wall are the perfect way to spend an afternoon around the Main Lodge. Plus, you can access other adventure activities, like mountain biking, a scenic gondola ride to the top of Mammot...Learn More
164 Old Mammoth Road
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546

Mammoth Expeditions ATV Tours is a locally owned and operated ATV Tour Company. We offer three incredible tours. With our quality service, provided meals and spectacular views, you are sure to have a Mammoth Experience! This is our first year of operation and we're excited to connect with our ...Learn More

Sawmill Cutoff Road
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
Located next to Shady Rest Park at the end of Sawmill Cutoff Road, the Shady Rest Skate Park is a street-scene-style park designed for skaters of all levels. The park features a pyramid, a bowled quarter pipe, a flat down flat rail and a road barrier with a transition. Restrooms, water and picnic...Learn More