Mammoth Lakes, CA Travel Guide Travel Guide

Can Anthony turn this charming, but outdated ski lodge owned by a dysfunctional family back into a first-class vacation spot before it’s too late?


Activities
Mammoth Mountain
Mammoth Mountain is home to the Mammoth Mountain Ski Area, the highest ski resort in California. Mammoth Mountain offers 3,500 acres of terrain for all ability levels and has about 400 plus inches of snowfall per year.
  • 10001 Minaret Road
  • Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546 US

Mammoth Mountain

Mammoth Mountain is home to the Mammoth Mountain Ski Area, the highest ski resort in California. Mammoth Mountain offers 3,500 acres of terrain for all ability levels and has about 400 plus inches of snowfall per year.
10001 Minaret Road Mammoth Lakes, CA, US
Phone: +1 800-626-6684
Mono Lake
Mono Lake is one of the oldest lakes in the western hemisphere. The 70-square-mile lake fills a natural basin, 700 square miles in size. The best-known feature of Mono Lake is its dramatic tufa towers.
  • Highway 395
  • Lee Vining, CA 93541 US

Mono Lake

Mono Lake is one of the oldest lakes in the western hemisphere. The 70-square-mile lake fills a natural basin, 700 square miles in size. The best-known feature of Mono Lake is its dramatic tufa towers.
Highway 395 Lee Vining, CA, US
Devil’s Postpile National Monument
The formation is a rare sight in the geologic world and ranks as one of the world's finest examples of columnar basalt. Its columns tower 60 feet high and display an unusual symmetry.
  • Pacific Crest Trail
  • Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546 US

Devil’s Postpile National Monument

The formation is a rare sight in the geologic world and ranks as one of the world's finest examples of columnar basalt. Its columns tower 60 feet high and display an unusual symmetry.
Pacific Crest Trail Mammoth Lakes, CA, US
Phone: +1 760-934-2289
Yosemite National Park
Yosemite National Park is one of the world's most spectacular natural wonders. Soaring peaks, tranquil lakes, towering waterfalls and ancient forests await travelers ready to venture away from the highway and into the Yosemite wilderness.
  • Yosemite Village
  • Yosemite, CA 95389 US

Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park is one of the world's most spectacular natural wonders. Soaring peaks, tranquil lakes, towering waterfalls and ancient forests await travelers ready to venture away from the highway and into the Yosemite wilderness.
Yosemite Village Yosemite, CA, US
Phone: +1 209-372-0200
Black Tie Ski Rentals
Black Tie Ski Rentals is a delivery service for any skiing or snowboarding gear. They provide the best equipment and outstanding service, all delivered at a time and place that's convenient for you.
  • Various Locations
  • Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546 US

Black Tie Ski Rentals

Black Tie Ski Rentals is a delivery service for any skiing or snowboarding gear. They provide the best equipment and outstanding service, all delivered at a time and place that's convenient for you.
Various Locations Mammoth Lakes, CA, US
Tamarack Cross Country Ski
Between the Tamarack Ski Center and the public Mammoth Lakes Nordic Trail System there are miles of trails for Nordic skiers. Tamarack Cross Country Ski Center, located next to Tamarack Lodge, offers lessons as well as ski and snowshoe rentals.
  • 163 Twin Lakes Road
  • Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546 US

Tamarack Cross Country Ski

Between the Tamarack Ski Center and the public Mammoth Lakes Nordic Trail System there are miles of trails for Nordic skiers. Tamarack Cross Country Ski Center, located next to Tamarack Lodge, offers lessons as well as ski and snowshoe rentals.
163 Twin Lakes Road Mammoth Lakes, CA, US
Phone: +1 800-626-6684
DJ's Snowmobile Adventures
With access to the 80 miles of groomed snowmobile trails and 75,000 acres of open expanse, the Eastern Sierra delivers some of the best snowmobiling in the West.
  • 29500 U.S. Highway 395
  • Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546 US

DJ's Snowmobile Adventures

With access to the 80 miles of groomed snowmobile trails and 75,000 acres of open expanse, the Eastern Sierra delivers some of the best snowmobiling in the West.
29500 U.S. Highway 395 Mammoth Lakes, CA, US
Phone: +1 760-935-4480
Mammoth Dog Teams
Mammoth Dog Teams provides authentic dogsled rides for families and people of all ages. Leave the modern world behind, cover up in a thick blanket and sit back while friendly huskies and malamutes pull you through the snow.
  • 311 Sub Station Rd.
  • Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546 US

Mammoth Dog Teams

Mammoth Dog Teams provides authentic dogsled rides for families and people of all ages. Leave the modern world behind, cover up in a thick blanket and sit back while friendly huskies and malamutes pull you through the snow.
311 Sub Station Rd. Mammoth Lakes, CA, US
Phone: +1 760-934-6270
Mammoth Lakes Tourism
Mammoth describes the size of our mountains, the number of our lakes, the expanse of our valleys, but also the number of possibilities for exploration, recreation, and family fun.
  • 2520 Main Street
  • Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546 US

Mammoth Lakes Tourism

Mammoth describes the size of our mountains, the number of our lakes, the expanse of our valleys, but also the number of possibilities for exploration, recreation, and family fun.
2520 Main Street Mammoth Lakes, CA, US

Hotels
Alpenhof Lodge
Robert Schaubmayer has owned and operated the 58-room Alpenhof Lodge since 1973, and it sits just steps away from the chair lifts of Mammoth Mountain.
  • 6080 Minaret Road
  • Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546 US

Alpenhof Lodge

Robert Schaubmayer has owned and operated the 58-room Alpenhof Lodge since 1973, and it sits just steps away from the chair lifts of Mammoth Mountain.
6080 Minaret Road Mammoth Lakes, CA, US
Phone: +1 760-934-6330

Restaurants & Bars
Petra’s Bistro and Wine Bar
Located in the Alpenhof Lodge, Petra’s offers skiers a warm and cozy escape after a day on the slopes. Enjoy some of the finest dining in the area with an excellent wine selection in this casual bistro.
  • 6080 Minaret Road
  • Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546 US

Petra’s Bistro and Wine Bar

Located in the Alpenhof Lodge, Petra’s offers skiers a warm and cozy escape after a day on the slopes. Enjoy some of the finest dining in the area with an excellent wine selection in this casual bistro.
6080 Minaret Road Mammoth Lakes, CA, US
Phone: +1 760-934-3500
Slocums Grill & Bar
This friendly neighborhood bar and grill attracts guests and locals alike. The lively atmosphere, extensive craft beer and wine lists and variety of dishes makes Slocums a regular hotspot in Mammoth.
  • 3221 Main Street
  • Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546 US

Slocums Grill & Bar

This friendly neighborhood bar and grill attracts guests and locals alike. The lively atmosphere, extensive craft beer and wine lists and variety of dishes makes Slocums a regular hotspot in Mammoth.
3221 Main Street Mammoth Lakes, CA, US
Phone: +1 760-934-7647
Whiskey Cafe
Whiskey Cafe features wraparound windows, offering lovely views of the snow-capped mountains. Known for excellent South Carolina pork chops and bacon-wrapped meatloaf, Whiskey Café whips up new American cuisine.
  • 24 Lake Mary Road
  • Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546 US

Whiskey Cafe

Whiskey Cafe features wraparound windows, offering lovely views of the snow-capped mountains. Known for excellent South Carolina pork chops and bacon-wrapped meatloaf, Whiskey Café whips up new American cuisine.
24 Lake Mary Road Mammoth Lakes, CA, US
Good Life Cafe
Good Life Café has the best of classic American food and Mexican staples. Offering fresh local ingredients and speedy service, this café is sure to please your taste buds.
  • 126 Old Mammoth Road
  • Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546 US

Good Life Cafe

Good Life Café has the best of classic American food and Mexican staples. Offering fresh local ingredients and speedy service, this café is sure to please your taste buds.
126 Old Mammoth Road Mammoth Lakes, CA, US
Phone: +1 760-934-1734

Transportation
Mammoth Yosemite Airport
Owned and operated by the town of Mammoth Lakes, daily nonstop flights from Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Jose and Orange County are offered year-round.
  • 1300 Airport Rd.
  • Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546 US

Mammoth Yosemite Airport

Owned and operated by the town of Mammoth Lakes, daily nonstop flights from Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Jose and Orange County are offered year-round.
1300 Airport Rd. Mammoth Lakes, CA, US
Phone: +1 760-934-3813
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