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.

Why Locals Love Mammoth Lakes: Sergio Gonzalez

Jan 22, 2020 / Sarah Rea

Sergio Gonzalez is one of those rare Mammoth Lakes locals who didn’t move to town to ski. MORE

Why Locals Love Mammoth Lakes: Ashley Hofman

Jan 22, 2020 / Sarah Rea

Ashley Hofman, a Mammoth Lakes local since 2016, shares why she fell in love with her home in the mountains. MORE

Walk, Don’t Run: Olympic Race Walker Shares Tips About the Sport

Jan 10, 2020 / Sarah Rea

Okay, so, racewalking lacks the drama of the 100-meter dash. But it’s got all the makings of a nail-biter. MORE

Olympic Race Walker Hones Secret Weapon in Mammoth Lakes

Jan 10, 2020 / Sarah Rea

The cross country skiing has been a huge bonus for Bilodeau as he trains for the Olympic trials. MORE

Real Snow: Taking the kids to Mammoth Lakes

Jan 02, 2020 / Visit Mammoth

Ah yes, the glorious pow, the proper high country. “One day,” I promised, “We’ll all get there.” MORE

The Science of Snow: A Mammoth Mountain Video

Dec 17, 2019 / Visit Mammoth

Snow experts talk through the science of how California’s big mountain home continually tops the snowfall charts. MORE

Everything You Need to Know About Family-Friendly Ski Trips to Mammoth Lakes

Dec 13, 2019 / Visit Mammoth

There are many factors that make Mammoth Lakes an ideal first (or 10th) family ski destination. MORE

Catch the Winter Wave: California Skiing & Snowboarding

Dec 10, 2019 / Visit Mammoth

Welcome to Mammoth Lakes, where larger-than-life majestic natural beauty meets that laid-back California skiing and snowboarding vibe. MORE