Recent Posts From All Categories

The Fish of the Month Club at Gull Lake

While the Eastern Sierra is overrun with beautiful vistas and breathtaking...

Mammoth Motocross: Riding at Altitude

High-intensity athletes, such as competitive motocross riders, may be affected by the change in elevations and when competing against 20 to 30 other riders, not being properly acclimated may be the difference between eating dust and reaching the podium.

Beginners Guide to Running at Altitude

Mountain scenery and miles of trails are enticing for runners. Everyone can agree the Mammoth Lakes is a top running destination, but it’s not just the views that make running great up here.

A Beginner’s Guide to Hiking in Mammoth Lakes

There’s so many options for hiking near Mammoth Lakes and in the Eastern Sierra. Here are few trails first time visitors and beginning hikers should check out when they arrive in Mammoth Lakes.

Recent Posts From Family Fun

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

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

Best Bets: Fantastic Family Biking in the Mammoth Lakes Basin

Spring has arrived in Mammoth Lakes! The days are getting longer, trails are increasingly free of snow, and bikes are everywhere. The Mammoth Lakes Basin is the perfect place to enjoy a family ride in spring, summer, and fall. It’s accessible, spectacularly scenic, and you can make it as easy or as challenging an adventure as you like.

9 Top Hikes for Wildflower Viewing

Spring and early summer are spectacular for wildflower viewing in the Eastern Sierra. As the season gets warmer, the peak bloom rises in elevation, but there is almost always a trail to see flowers. Our favorite wildflower hikes are in and around Mammoth Lakes and offer mountain views, alpine lakes, and plenty of wildflowers.

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

A Beginner’s Guide to Hiking in Mammoth Lakes
Wildflower Photography Tips in the Eastern Sierra
Riding Mammoth Mountain’s Main Park with Lonnie Kauk
Mammoth Mountain Snow Report | April 6, 2015
  • A Beginner’s Guide to Hiking in Mammoth Lakes

  • Wildflower Photography Tips in the Eastern Sierra

  • Riding Mammoth Mountain’s Main Park with Lonnie Kauk

  • Mammoth Mountain Snow Report | April 6, 2015