Skiing and Snowboarding at June Mountain

Jan 19, 2022

Mammoth Mountain’s sister resort, June Mountain, is perfect place for visitors looking for a quieter skiing and snowboarding experience. This local favorite is loved for its less crowded slopes and a laid-back vibe. Known as Eastern Sierra’s “family mountain,” June Mountain offers plenty of fun, family-friendly terrain, including groomed trails of all levels and beginner terrain parks. Getting to June Mountain from Mammoth Lakes is easy — just 35 minutes by car.

What to Expect at June Mountain

Reaching 10,090 feet (3,089 m) at the summit, June Mountain averages about 250 inches of snow per year. The season typically runs from mid-December to early April. Six chair lifts serve 35 named trails, three beginner terrain parks and 1,500 acres of skiable terrain (20% advanced; 45% intermediate; 35% beginner). June Mountain offers equipment rentals, skiing and snowboarding lessons and on-mountain dining options. Check the June Mountain website for information about hours of operation for the ticket office, chair lifts and on-mountain services.

June Mountain Lift Tickets

The June Mountain lift ticket office is located in the parking lot at the bottom of Chair J1. Lift tickets can be purchased day-of on site or in advance on the June Mountain website or by calling 888-586-3686. Save on June Mountain lift tickets by purchasing at least seven days in advance or buying multi-day lift tickets. Families can also save on June Mountain lift tickets by taking advantage of June Mountain’s “kids under 12 ski free” policy. Pricing is based on seasonality. Mammoth Mountain lift tickets can be used at June Mountain, however June Mountain lift tickets cannot be used at Mammoth Mountain.

June Mountain Rentals

The rental and demo shop at June Mountain offers a variety of equipment for all skiing and snowboarding skill levels (helmets also available). To reserve your rental equipment, go to the June Mountain website, call 888-586-3686 or stop by the rental shop located at the top of Chair J1.

Getting to June Mountain

By Car

June Mountain is just 35 minutes north of Mammoth Lakes by car. Parking at June Mountain is free. Get directions here. A number of Mammoth Lakes taxi and shuttle services also provide transportation to June Mountain.

June Mountain Restaurants

June Meadows Chalet Cafeteria

Located at the top of Chair J1, the June Meadows Chalet Cafeteria offers breakfast and lunch, with service beginning at 8am. Indoor and outdoor seating make the June Mountain Chalet the perfect spot for a bite to eat between runs no matter the weather.

World Famous Antler Bar

Tucked inside the June Mountain Chalet, the World Famous Antler Bar is the perfect place to have a beer or a cocktail while soaking up the legendary, laid-back June Mountain vibe. Plus, the views from the sundeck at the June Mountain Chalet.

Stew Pot Slim’s

If you’re looking for a spot to grab a quick bite without slowing down your day, head Stew Pot Slim’s at the base of Chair J7. The outpost offers a simple lunch menu, serving sandwiches, chili, beer and wine.