High-Altitude Training Blogs

Mammoth Lakes Houses Endurance Athletes

Aug 26, 2014 / Lara Kaylor

When you train in Mammoth Lakes, you’re training among the best. Professional and elite runners, cyclists, triathletes and more could very easily be the athlete ahead of you on the trail. They flock to the Eastern Sierra for its high altitude attributes that make them leaner and meaner when it comes to race day. While in Mammoth Lakes, these athletes are often given a home base at the Mammoth Lakes Endurance Crib at Snowcreek Resort. MORE

Footloose Sports Hosts a Q&A With Asics Elite Runners

Aug 26, 2014 / Monica Prelle

Each year in August, high school and college running teams from around the country make an annual altitude-training trip to Mammoth Lakes. Large vans decked with team logos head up Highway 395 filled with student athletes ready to ramp up their training before the cross-country season begins. MORE

Welcome to the Mammoth Lakes Crib

Jan 04, 2014 / Visit Mammoth Staff

When you train in Mammoth Lakes, you’re training among the best. Hovering just below 8,000 feet, this small, yet extremely scenic, mountain town is the ideal spot for endurance athletes. Professional and elite runners, cyclists, triathletes and more can be found on the trails and roads throughout the area. They... MORE