Running Blogs

Trail Running in Mammoth Lakes: The Essentials

Aug 13, 2015 / Monica Prelle

Depending on the length of your run, you may not need anything additional to your normal running gear, but if you are going to make a good habit of trail running, and want to go on longer runs you might need a few things specific to trail running. Here are a few trail running essentials to get you started on the right foot. MORE

Photographer’s Tour of the Mammoth Half Marathon

Jun 16, 2015 / Monica Prelle

With alpine lakes and mountain vistas, there are plenty of scenic overlooks along the net downhill course to help you forget the pain of running at 8,000 feet. MORE

Gear up for Winter Running

Feb 06, 2015 / Monica Prelle

The key to a successful and enjoyable winter run is wearing the right gear. Cold weather and snow can be fun if you are warm. MORE

Top 4 Trails for Fall Running in Mammoth Lakes

Oct 07, 2014 / Monica Prelle

Fall is the best time of year—just ask a runner. With fall marathon season under way, inspiration to get out the door and run is high. And the cool mornings, warm days, and fall colors provide great weather and scenery for trail running. MORE

7 Scenic Sierra Summits

Sep 08, 2014 / Monica Prelle

Standing on top of just about any mountaintop in the Sierra Nevada is sure to provide a scenic view—an ocean-like expanse of peaks as far as the eye can see. The range is home to 10 mountains taller than 14,000 feet including the highest in the Lower 48 and more than 100 peaks reach 13,000 feet. MORE

3 Perfect Days of Adventure in Mammoth Lakes

Aug 28, 2014 / Monica Prelle

Stellar Brew & Natural CafeWe all know that Mammoth is an adventure playground in California’s backyard. The problem is not finding something to do, but deciding what to do. In three days you can pack in a lot of adventure. Here’s a guide to your 3 days of adventure in Mammoth Lakes. MORE