Mammoth Mountain California

Fabulous

4.5 / 5

based on 41 reviews

Trails

Beginner
25%
Intermediate
40%
Advanced / Expert
35%

Overview

I had to change my powder-alert email settings from Mammoth. Everyday I would receive snow mail in my inbox from California, one foot overnight, three feet in a week, 100 inches in 10 days. Enough already! Surely you fellow Eastern skiers have heard that California mountains are buried in record amounts of the white stuff, topping 28-feet (while we right-coasters are still measuring in inches).

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Lifts

Gondola & Trams
3
High Speed Sixes
2
High Speed Quads
9
Quad Chair
1
Triple Chairs
6
Double Chairs
4
Surface Lifts
3

Elevation

Base
7952 feet
Summit
11052 feet
Vertical drop
3100 feet

Terrain

Total runs
151
Terrain Parks
13
Longest Run
3.0 miles
Skiable Terrain
3500 acres
Snowmaking Area
700 acres

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Advanced

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Accessibility

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Lifts

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Snow

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Uncrowded

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Town

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RSRichard S.
intermediate skier
Superb!

4.7 / 5

Dec 05, 2017
The best ski mountain in the United States. There is runs for every level. We drive from Arizona to Mammoth at least 12 times a year to get the best runs and snow and customer service. Truly God's Country!... More
JUJustin U.
intermediate snowboarder
Superb!

4.9 / 5

Dec 03, 2017
Mammoth Mountain is Epic and has is all! With plenty of technical terrain runs through the depths, steep sweeping groomers for intermediate riders and long easy runs for beginners. This place has more than enough variety for everyone. Hit these slopes and start your adventure... More
MMMichael M.
advanced snowboarder
Fabulous!

4.3 / 5

Dec 02, 2017
Best mountain in California, hands down. Easy drive, great terrain, huge jumps. People are friendly staff is helpful and when mother nature dumps a healthy amount of deep white fluffy stuff, there's no where I would rather be.... More
MCMatthew C.
intermediate snowboarder
Superb!

4.7 / 5

Dec 02, 2017
mammoth is awesome! I did my first year of snowboarding last year. and it was epic !!!!! I'm hoping to go to other resorts as,well. but I will definitely be going to mammoth again this year ! Mammoth has so many good powder days . and view is amazing !!!!!!! ... More
DJDaniel J.
expert snowboarder
Fabulous!

4.3 / 5

Nov 24, 2017
Mammoth is a go to in CA for many reasons. Very well maintained and taken care of. Killer parks and a wide variety of terrain for everyone. Lots of food and drink options. Long season and lots of snow. The town has some decent lodging options for the budget and tons of fun places... More
VLVitaliy L.
advanced snowboarder
Fabulous!

4.3 / 5

Nov 23, 2017
Mammoth is the best resort in Calulifornia. It opens earlier than any other resort and stays opened all the way into the summer, which is the longest season in America. It's very accessible, the town is taking care of the roads really well. The lifts are superb, the Gondola can... More
GKGavin K.
advanced skier
Very Good!

4.2 / 5

Nov 20, 2017
Mammoth is one of the places you know you will be returning to season after season. Mammoth provides some of the best skiing in all of the sierras. Fun for all levels... More
CCCody C.
intermediate snowboarder
Superb!

4.8 / 5

Nov 17, 2017
I have grown up going to this resort and absolutely love it. The employees are awesome, friendly, and help out with any problems. The snow was fantastic last year. The resort is big enough that even on peak holidays it doesn’t feel as crowded as some other resorts. Definitely... More
RMRaj M.
intermediate snowboarder
Very Good!

4.1 / 5

Nov 17, 2017
Stayed there last season in March for our Spring Break from NC. we flew to LA then to short flight to Mammoth hotel bus picked us up. Stayed at the main lodge. Rooms were not that great but clean... More
TMThomas M.
advanced skier
Very Good!

4.1 / 5

Nov 13, 2017
Living in Southern California, Mammoth is the only real Mountain within easy driving distance. The airport with connections to SF and LA really Make it accessible from anywhere. The town and the village ate pretty good, but the mountain is awesome. It could just be my... More
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