Mammoth Lakes Insiders Blog

Mammoth Lakes Insiders Blog

Welcome to the Mammoth Lakes Insider 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. You'll find everything from outdoor adventures, local history, food and dining culture and even theater reviews.
Aug 27, 2014 / Christie Osborne

Grab your bike, start at Mammoth Creek Park, stop at McGee Creek Lodge, Tom's Place and the Round Valley School before biking the last leg to Mill Pond. The best part of this event? It's fun! It's not a race. Take your time, enjoy the scenery and enjoy the camaraderie.MORE

Aug 27, 2014 / John Vallejo

If you pause between laps at the top of Mammoth Mountain and look out over the terrain surrounding the Town, you'll notice prominent ski lines on the Sherwins and the Mammoth Crest. They are calling out to you with their offerings of relatively easily accessed back country adventure.  Out there are no lift tickets, no lift lines, no parking hassles, and no tracked out slopes (if you go early enough!)MORE

Aug 27, 2014 / Betsy Temple-Truax

Spending Easter at home in Mammoth Lakes is a tradition for my family. There are lots of fun kid-oriented activities around town and nothing beats spring skiing at Mammoth Mountain! We like to check out at least one egg hunt and always ski as a family on Easter, keeping an eye out for skiing Easter bunnies on the slopes. After skiing we go out to eat, either to a special brunch or one of our favorite local restaurants. It’s the perfect way to relax, celebrate, and enjoy springtime in the mountains. MORE