Family Friendly Blogs

Best Bets: Family Camping in and Around Mammoth Lakes

Aug 26, 2014 / Betsy Temple-Truax

My family recently returned home to Mammoth Lakes from a week-long car trip through northern California and southern Oregon. It was a pretty impromptu trip—we had a general idea of our route and places we wanted to visit, but no firm reservations. We loaded up the car with our basic camping supplies, a cooler with a few provisions and a guidebook and hit the road. The experience reaffirmed how easy, inexpensive, and fun a family camping vacation can be!  MORE

Top 10 Weatherproof Family Activities in Mammoth Lakes

Aug 26, 2014 / Betsy Temple-Truax

Your family vacation to Mammoth Lakes probably centers around our incredible array of outdoor activities. Most of the time, the weather cooperates, but what if it doesn’t? Fortunately summer storms tend to be short-lived and bring much-needed moisture to the Sierra Nevada so they generally pose only a minor and even welcome disruption.  MORE