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.

5 Reasons Why Fall is the Best Time to Visit Mammoth Lakes

Sep 12, 2017 / Betsy Temple-Truax

Yes, there is life after Labor Day in Mammoth Lakes! MORE

Fall Colors Within 30 minutes of Mammoth Lakes

Sep 06, 2017 / Visit Mammoth Staff

When nights cool down and the aspen leaves turn gold, fall has officially arrived in Mammoth Lakes. MORE

Top Rides On The Eastside

Sep 01, 2017 / Visit Mammoth Staff

There’s never been a question of Mammoth Lakes’ status as a world-class mountain bike destination; but recently, it’s the road cycling that’s really put the region in the spotlight. MORE

Fly Fishing Tips for Fall in the High Sierra

Aug 30, 2017 / Mike McKenna

Most anglers will tell you fall is their favorite season, they just won’t really tell you where their favorite spots are.. MORE

6 Reasons You Need More Awe in Your Life

Aug 25, 2017 / Meghan Miranda

Awe is easy to come by in Mammoth Lakes (especially in fall), and it turns out awe is also pretty awesome. MORE

Where to Find Sushi in Mammoth Lakes

Aug 22, 2017 / Monica Prelle

Mammoth Lakes might be located in the mountains, but you can still get your sushi fix.  MORE

How to Be a Sustainable Fisherman

Aug 04, 2017 / Mike McKenna

If you love to fish, or even if you just have a mild crush on fishing, you must be a responsible fisherman. MORE

When Training at High Altitude, Hydration Is Key

Jul 28, 2017 / Andrew Kastor

Hydration should be a major focus throughout the day for runners. MORE