Kids fishing at lower Twin Lake near Mammoth Lakes

Family Friendly

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

10001 Minaret Road
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546

Located at Main Lodge just 4 miles up Minaret Road from the Village, The Mammoth Adventure Center is your portal to fun, adventure, and the best family activities in the region. From our world class Bike Park to the breathtaking views and interpretive center at the summit of Mammoth Mountain, ...Learn More

692 Old Mammoth Road
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546

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

1390 Meridian Boulevard
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
Adjacent to Volcom Brothers Skate Park and accessible by bike path, the playground and walking paths at Trails End Park are the perfect place to spend a leisurely afternoon outdoors. Restrooms, benches and tables are on-site for public use. Parking is also available.Learn More
2510 Main Street
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546

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

Sierra Park Road
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546

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

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
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

1 Red Circle
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546

Offers guided trail rides by horseback. A 2-hour excursion just downstream from the Devils Postpile National Monument formation, Rainbow Falls drops an impressive 101 feet. This obscure part of the National Park System features unique basalt rock formations and inspiring trail rides.

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