The Welcome Center in Mammoth Lakes, CA

Mammoth Lakes Welcome Center, a Designated California Welcome Center

2510 Main Street
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
Local phone: 
Toll-free phone: 


  • Sunday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • 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
  • Saturday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Dates Closed: 
Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day

Please Note that during the government shutdown the Visitor Center is closed, however, visitor information is available in the Mammoth Lakes Tourism Office, next door to the Visitor Center at 2520 Main Street.

The Welcome Center sells field guides, regional and children's books, puppets, games, stuffed animals and so much more. Educational interpretive displays describe the regions geology and history. The center has wilderness permits for the Ansel Adams and John Muir Wilderness, area maps, camping information, lodging, dining, and activity information. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff is ready to help you plan your backpacking, camping, hiking or cross-country skiing adventure. 


Bus Parking
Gift Shop
1 - 2 hours