Mammoth Lakes Parks and Recreation Department

437 Old Mammoth Road
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546

Local phone: 760-965-3690


Monday: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Tuesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Wednesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Thursday: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Friday: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Hours of Operation: Closed for lunch noon-1:00 pm

Recreation is an essential component of a healthy and vibrant community and the Parks & Recreation Department has a variety of programs to keep you fit and healthy!




Full day

Half day





Takes 1 - 2 hours


The facility is typically 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. Recreation swimming daily; lap swimming Monday through Friday. The Whitmore Pool is home to the Mammoth...
40,000 square foot giant cradle, with burnside wall, lumps, humps and large wall. Bikes are prohibited and helmets are required.
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 warm-weather afternoon. Plus,...
Get outside and enjoy this family-friendly recreation area, complete with playground, picnic area, tennis courts, pickle ball, and indoor community center. The community center is a meeting space which includes a kitchen, tables, and restrooms and is available year-round by reservation. Reservations can be made through the Mammoth Lakes Parks  and Recreation office. The Community...
When it comes to outdoor recreation, Shady Rest Park has a lot to offer, including playground equipment, a sheltered picnic area, restrooms, picnic tables, sand volleyball courts, softball fields, soccer fields and a skate park. An on-site concession stand offers a variety of snacks. Plus, picnic areas are available for...
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, and the Picnic Pavilion is available for...
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 and more—all for the...
Built in partnership between the Town of Mammoth Lakes and the Mammoth Track Club, this all-weather, 9-lane polyurethane running track, serves as a high-altitude training facility for endurance athletes and recreational use. The complex also features a full-size synthetic turf infield. Reservations are required for organized athletic events. Parking is...
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,...