Mammoth Mountain, Mammoth Lakes

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With an average of 300 days of sunshine per year, Mammoth Mountain provides a great setting for activities ranging from skiing to snowboarding to hiking. With 360-degree views of over 600 km (370 mi) of high-altitude peaks, the mountain boasts the highest summit of any California resort. Choose from a number of different runs that cater to all snowboarding levels. You can sign up for classes at the ski and snowboarding school at the resort, where they also rent equipment. Take the gondola to the 3,300 m (11,000 ft) summit, where you'll discover eateries and lodging amenities. Hikers should be cautious of mountain bikers on the descent. To visit Mammoth Mountain and get the most from your holiday in Mammoth Lakes, create itinerary details personal to you using our Mammoth Lakes vacation builder.
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  • August 13, 2017
    Drove up for the margarita festival and only stayed one night. Coming from SoCal, it was an easy drive and great to escape to the cooler weather and enjoy the scenery, etc. If you have more than one n...  more »
  • August 9, 2017
    We saw devils post pile and Rainbow Falls. The falls are simply gorgeous. The hike up to shuttle stop 10 was pretty strenuous for someone with 2 new knees. The shuttle is longer than we thought and a ...  more »
  • August 8, 2017
    This place is mammoth indeed. You can ski for a week and still have plenty of runs you have not explored yet. The only downside to Mammoth is that it is very much a Southern California resort, so on w...  more »

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