Winter Activities Blogs

Try something new XC Skiing

Feb 17, 2016 / Monica Prelle

The  skis  feel so light under your feet, that it’s almost like nothing is there. The forest is quiet. The breeze rustles the treetops, but on the  trails  you feel  only  sunshine on your face. You will glide over the freshly groomed snow and as other skiers pass by they smile and say hello. You’ll notice that everyone is genuinely happy. MORE

5 Off-the-Beaten-Path Spots for Winter Adventures

Feb 15, 2016 / Monica Prelle

The snow-capped mountains and scent of pine in the cold crisp air can be just as invigorating as bombing down the mountain on skis or a snowboard. There’s just something about exploring the forest in winter, whether you’re on cross country skis, snowshoes or a snowmobile or just spending time sledding... MORE

10 Tips for Surviving – and Loving! Your Mammoth Lakes Winter Family Vacation

Jan 22, 2016 / Betsy Temple-Truax

Bringing your family to Mammoth for a winter vacation experience? Great choice! Whether you’re traveling with toddlers or teenagers, here are some tips to help things go smoothly and make it an enjoyable stay for everyone. MORE

3 Perfect Days of Winter Fishing

Jan 22, 2016 / Monica Prelle

While most of visitors in the Eastern Sierra are hitting the slopes in the winter, you’ll be casting a line, hooking a trout, and laughing at the lack of crowds the entire time. MORE

Insiders Guide to Little Eagle Lodge

Jan 22, 2016 / Monica Prelle

As you ride up the six-pack Little Eagle Express you’ll soar high above the slopeside condos and see a bird’s eye view of the mammoth Crest and Sherwin Range. While other skiers and snowboarders are riding the shuttle or driving to higher elevation lodges, you’ll already be skiing. MORE

Top Tips for Mountain Travel in the Winter

Jan 04, 2016 / Monica Prelle

The best way to handle mountain travel in the winter is to be prepared physically and mentally. MORE

Try Something New: Snowshoeing in Mammoth Lakes

Dec 12, 2015 / Monica Prelle

The crisp mountain air is refreshing, and a light snowfall makes you feel like you are traveling through a magical snow globe. Snowshoeing is similar to hiking, but opens up an entirely different way to tour the mountains in the winter. So go for it, try something new. MORE

Find the Perfect Holiday Tree in Mammoth Lakes

Dec 12, 2015 / Monica Prelle

Nothing makes your home feel more seasonally festive than the scent of pine. Whether you buy your holiday tree or cut it down by yourself. This guide will help you. MORE