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
If you're looking to get outside right in town, Mammoth Creek Park offers convenient access to casual outdoor recreation. From mid-May to early November (weather permitting), grassy lawns, playground equipment, picnic tables and a shaded creek for wading make the park a great place to spend a ...Learn More
Fun for the whole family! From the beginner to triple flips, we have you covered. Mammoth Trampoline Club is the newest thing in Mammoth--five Olympic-quality, in-the-ground professional trampolines located in the Snowcreek Athletic Club. Harnesses are available and trainers and spotters are i...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
The award winning welcome center and staff is the first step in making the most out of your visit to Mammoth Lakes. Located within the Inyo National Forest, it is operated by the US Forest Service, National Park Service and Mammoth Lakes Tourism which means it's a one stop shop for visitors. ...Learn More
Get outside and enjoy this family-friendly recreation area, complete with space to play, picnic and meet. Although the park is only open in the summer and fall, a meeting space, which includes a kitchen, tables and restrooms, is open for use year round. Reservations can be made through the Mam...Learn More
Come enjoy traditional family fun and gorgeous mountain scenery at the Mammoth Lakes outdoor ice rink. Located behind the Mammoth Lakes Public Library and nestled against a beautiful alpine meadow, the ice rink offers spectacular 360 degree views of the Sherwin's and the great White Mountains....Learn More
Just south of Mammoth Lakes, Hot Creek Hatchery is a historic site of trout production and a major supplier of trout for the excellent fishing in nearby lakes and streams. The Owens River, Lake Crowley, geothermal sites of interest, beautiful alpine lakes and Mammoth Mountain are all within a ...Learn More