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Snow Bum Beef Stew

It ‘s not the ingredients that matter; it’s the technique. For maximum flavor, meat should be seared, alcohol deglazed, and vegetables sautéed. With Chef Algerøen’s advice, I perfected Snow Bum Beef Stew. Here’s how you make it…

Mammoth Mountain Snow Report | March 2, 2015

More good news from Mammoth Mountain! We got 10-16 inches of new snow this weekend on top of the foot of snow that we got last week so we’re sitting pretty up here. The only bads news is if you’re not here because we’ve been riding powder all morning long.

I got some incredible turns off of Chair 5 and going through Upper Dry Creek which was amazing with great coverage. I’ve been drooling watching the top of the mountain open up and it looks like people are getting some incredible turns up there.

Local’s Guide to a Weekend in Mammoth Lakes

Your insiders guide to the best times to go skiing or snowboarding, when to pack it up for the day and how to get the best apres and dining experience in Mammoth Lakes.

Mammoth Mountain Snow Report | February 23, 2015

We’re all smiles here in Mammoth Lakes because we’ve been riding powder all morning long! In the past 24 hours Mammoth Mountain has received about 8 to 12 inches of new snow.

Snow continues to be off and on throughout the day (Monday), temperatures look to remain low (mid-40s or lower throughout the week), and there is the possibility of more snow in the forecast for this coming Friday. Thus, the quality of snow should be holding up well all week long and into this coming weekend.

Recent Posts From Family Fun

Best Bets: Kid-Friendly Holiday Events and Activities in Mammoth Lakes

The holidays are here in Mammoth Lakes! There are some great festivities happening all over town and so many ways to enjoy our winter wonderland. Here are my best bets for your 2014 holiday family ski vacation.

Best Bets: How to Enjoy Night of Lights at Mammoth Mountain without Freezing to Death

Night of Lights is an annual event offering an unbeatable combination of family-friendly activities, live music, fireworks, a torchlight parade, and even what my daughter affectionately calls “the snow cat ballet” when the talented groomer crew maneuvers in formation.

Best Bets: 10 Tips for Surviving Your (and everyone else’s) Mammoth Lakes Holiday Vacation

1. Accept that holidays are peak times in Mammoth Lakes and that it’s...

Recent Posts From Food and Dining

Snow Bum Beef Stew

It ‘s not the ingredients that matter; it’s the technique. For maximum flavor, meat should be seared, alcohol deglazed, and vegetables sautéed. With Chef Algerøen’s advice, I perfected Snow Bum Beef Stew. Here’s how you make it…

Local’s Guide to a Weekend in Mammoth Lakes

Your insiders guide to the best times to go skiing or snowboarding, when to pack it up for the day and how to get the best apres and dining experience in Mammoth Lakes.

Cupid’s Cuisine: Getting to the Heart of Mammoth’s Valentines Day Dining Options

When it comes to Valentine’s Day, numerous images come to mind: Cupid and his arrow, heart-shaped boxes of chocolate, jewelry, cards and flowers. To that list, I’ll add food. That’s right, another way to the heart is through the stomach, and whether you’re courting that special someone, or wanting to celebrate a full-on relationship, a nice dinner out on Valentines Day is time-honored tradition.

In Mammoth Lakes, we get that, and we’ve put together some options for a special dining experience you might fall in love with.

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Mammoth Mountain Snow Report | March 2, 2015
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  • Mammoth Mountain Snow Report | February 16, 2015

  • Your Ultimate Guide to Winter Fishing in the Eastern Sierra