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.

Tips for Stargazing in the Eastern Sierra

Mar 20, 2018 / Monica Prelle

The dark night sky in the Eastern Sierra is what makes the region so spectacular for stargazing. MORE

Best Places to Grab a Beer in Mammoth Lakes

Feb 16, 2018 / Monica Prelle

Behind every great mountain town is a great microbrewery scene, and Mammoth Lakes is not short on options for cold one. MORE

A Luxurious Winter Getaway to Mammoth Lakes

Feb 10, 2018 / Monica Prelle

Mammoth Lakes is the ultimate destination for a luxurious getaway. So why wouldn't you travel here in style? MORE

Are Marathons Really for Everyone?

Jan 24, 2018 / Andrew Kastor

This time of year, as a running coach, I’m often approached by runners or people new to the sport who want to take the first of the year plunge into running. MORE

Top 10 Alternative Mammoth Lakes Winter Adventures

Dec 05, 2017 / Monica Prelle

Winter adventures in Mammoth Lakes are not limited to skiing and snowboarding on the slopes anymore. MORE

Work and Play in Mammoth Lakes

Oct 31, 2017 / Visit Mammoth Staff

Never choose between fun and productivity again with the Fort! MORE

Top 5 Lakes for Fall Colors in the Eastern Sierra

Oct 03, 2017 / Monica Prelle

The only thing that is more photogenic than fall foliage is the reflection of fall colors on the water. MORE

Fall Fun and Foliage for Families around Mammoth Lakes

Sep 27, 2017 / Betsy Temple-Truax

Pack your favorite fall sweater and experience the magic of autumn in Mammoth Lakes as a family. MORE