Recent Posts From All Categories

The Allure of Lake Mamie

It’s always fun to cast a day upon Lake Mamie, especially since it’s one of the most beautiful drive-to fishing lakes you’ll ever find.

Mammoth Lakes Insiders Guide to Buying Hiking Boots

From lightweight trail running shoes to mid-cut hiking boots and traditional mountaineering boots there are more options on the market today for hikers.

Thru-Hikers Guide to Mammoth Lakes

The luxury of hot showers and good food are enough to lure backpacking...

Birding by Ear in the Eastern Sierra

Dave Marquart, an interpretive naturalist for California State Parks, joins us to talk about birding in the Eastern Sierra. When most of us listen to birdsong, it’s a pleasant sound that reminds us of nature, but when Dave hears birdsong, it’s more like a symphony of sounds and species. While it takes a certain type of person to love birding, many people can kindle a deeper connection to nature and take the opportunity to unplug through birding.

Recent Posts From Family Fun

Fishing With Kids

That’s because when we take kids out fishing we’re actually offering them a lot more than a just day on the water or some basic knowledge about trout, casting or treble hooks. We’re helping to improve their lives in the present and the future.

Your Guide to the Kids Fishing Festival

The annual Kids Fishing Festival is one of our family’s favorite summer events in Mammoth Lakes! Held annually in July and now in its 28th year, the Kids Fishing Festival is a free event for kids 14 and under and their families that celebrates taking kids fishing and the importance of fishing to the eastern Sierra.

Best Bets: The Ultimate Guide to Getting Around Mammoth Lakes for Families

One of the great characteristics of Mammoth Lakes is the community’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.

Recent Videos

Birding by Ear in the Eastern Sierra
Lake Fishing Tips in the Eastern Sierra
Beginners Guide to Biking on Mammoth Mountain
Fatbiking Near Mammoth Lakes
  • Birding by Ear in the Eastern Sierra

  • Lake Fishing Tips in the Eastern Sierra

  • Beginners Guide to Biking on Mammoth Mountain

  • Fatbiking Near Mammoth Lakes