Travel Responsibly Blogs

FAQs for COVID-19 Recreation & Activities

Aug 31, 2021 / Meghan Miranda

As restrictions are slowly lifted, here are the answers to some frequently asked questions about recreation and activity closures in Mammoth Lakes and the surrounding areas. MORE

What You Need to Know about Cannabis Use in Mammoth Lakes

Jan 26, 2021 / Molly Horner

If you’re planning a trip from out of state, or curious about specific policies in Mammoth Lakes, then read on for a quick recap of California's cannabis rules and regulations, as well as where to purchase cannabis locally. MORE

How to Give Back to Mammoth Lakes Through Volunteer Work

Jul 17, 2020 / Visit Mammoth

Getting out on the trail or on the water is made infinitely better when the areas you’re recreating in are clean and maintained for others to enjoy. Of course, you can do your part on your own to make sure you are enjoying the trails and the lakes sustainably. But... MORE

6 Organizations Caring for the Sierra (& How to Donate)

Jul 17, 2020 / Visit Mammoth

Help care for Mammoth Lakes by supporting these organizations with whatever you are able to give.  MORE

How To Leave No Trace Around Town in Mammoth Lakes

Jun 26, 2020 / Molly Horner

Usually you think of the seven Leave No Trace principles for hiking, fishing or camping adventures out in the wilderness, not when you’re surrounded by buildings, cars and pavement in the center of town. There are plenty of ways you can do your part to leave a lesser footprint in... MORE