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
Kid and Family Friendly Events
Dave McCoy's vision to cultivate higher education and the arts in the Eastern Sierra is shared by many. Mammoth Lakes Foundation's goal is to maintain a permanent college campus with facilities for academic studies, to teach and encourage an appreciation of the arts, and to offer student housi...Learn More
Mammoth Mountain is unquestionably one of the finest Alpine Skiing Mountain in the world. An average of over 400 inches (33 feet) of snow falls onto the 11,053 foot summit, making the entire 3,500 plus acres of skiable terrain enjoyable for all. Choose from heart-pumping steep chutes, wide ope...Learn More
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
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
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
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
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.Learn More
The facility is open from mid-June to mid-August and includes a six-lane 25-meter pool, children's wading pool, restrooms, hot showers, lawn area with shade structure and vending machines. Red Cross-certified personnel staff the pool. The Whitmore Pool is home to the Mammoth Sharks!Learn More