Mammoth Lakes Locals Blog

Stories and Adventures By Mammoth Lakes Locals

Welcome to the Mammoth Lakes Locals Blog, where you’ll find real locals writing about their adventures in the mountains and offering you trip ideas and tips to make your next trip to Mammoth lakes awesome. From outdoor adventures and snow reports to details on the newest restaurants and events in town, you’ll get the scoop and latest updates from the people who know Mammoth Lakes best.

Made in Mammoth: Locally-Made Goods You Have to Try

Nov 16, 2018 / Meghan Miranda

The little four-square-mile town of Mammoth Lakes is brimming with entrepreneurs and creative minds.  MORE

In Search of Golden Trout in the Eastern Sierra

Sep 04, 2018 / Mike McKenna

There’s something mysteriously alluring and downright magical about golden trout. MORE

Everything You Need to Know About Camping Etiquette

Jul 18, 2018 / Monica Prelle

Wherever you pitch your tent or park the RV it is important to follow camping regulations and the unwritten rules of camping etiquette.  MORE

Where to Go Shopping in Mammoth Lakes

Jul 11, 2018 / Betsy Temple-Truax

A guide to some of the best stores for outdoor equipment, clothing, souvenirs, family fun, local art and books. MORE

10 Spots for Outdoor Dining in Mammoth Lakes

Jun 26, 2018 / Alexia Wellons

Mammoth Lakes restaurants have you covered when it comes to outdoor dining.  MORE

Types of Eastern Sierra Trout and Where to Find Them

Jun 05, 2018 / Mike McKenna

The Eastern Sierra is home to 5 species of trout, and each one is unique and special in its own way. MORE

Family-Friendly Tips for Adjusting to High-Altitude in mammoth Lakes

May 29, 2018 / Charlotte Kaufman

The town of Mammoth Lakes is 7,900ft above sea level. Elevations this high mean that some people may experience side effects from high altitude. MORE

Katie Hall Turns Mammoth Lakes Spring Stay Into Cycling Success

May 02, 2018 / Visit Mammoth Staff

"[In Mammoth Lakes], I’m able to live high and train low and experience the best of both worlds." MORE