Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Mammoth Mountain Ski Area

Planning a ski trip to Mammoth Mountain Ski Area? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Mammoth Mountain Ski Area stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Mammoth Mountain Ski Area review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.

Overall Rating: 4.2

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.2
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 64.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 4.3
  • Nightlife
  • 2.9

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 55%
  • Beginner
  • 34%
  • Families
  • 55%
  • Intermediate
  • 59%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 41%
  • Advanced
  • 49%

Helpful Highlights:

You know... I came here for a week during the worst snow season in the history of Mammoth. I still don't have anything bad to say about this place. Obviousl...

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  • 5

    Easy from LA

    by arbutis - 10th December 2012

    Pros: Easy to get to from LA - 5 hrs, w/no traffic

    Cons: Early season icey conditions

    Moved to LA in June and my first trip of the season. It took me 5 1/2 hours to get to Mammoth leaving UCLA at 4 PM on a Thursday so ease of access is great... Full review

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  • 4

    Great experience, learned a lot

    by KateH - 15th March 2012

    Pros: excellent lesson, great trails

    Cons: expensive

    Highly recommend the lesson! I took the intermediate snowboarding lesson with Nick - can't say enough good things about it! It's expensive but well-worth ... Full review

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  • 5

    AWESOME

    by Valero - 5th March 2012

    Pros: Fast lifts, snow secure, lots of terrain

    Cons: lots of people, freezing on lifts

    Overall this is probably one of the best ski resorts in north america. There is a lot of terrain and a HUGE terrain park. No ski area in europe is near as c... Full review

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  • 4

    Awesome Mountain

    by skiforfree - 17th February 2012

    Pros: Snow, Terrain

    Cons: Crowds

    Mammoth is one of the best resorts to visit is California! If you are planning on going to the area for the weekend try out June Mountain. It is only 20 min... Full review

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  • 5

    Great Resort

    by Erikss - 26th February 2011

    Pros: Big resort, lots of terrain, any untouched snow is powder

    Cons: Lift Lines

    I visit mammoth twice a year and it is always fun. However the lift "Stump alley express" is very crowded. The parks are great but there are some slow lifts... Full review

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  • 5

    Excellent Ski Resort

    by Erikss - 26th November 2010

    Pros: Lots of terrain, Good terrain parks, Great snow

    Cons: Sometimes crowded

    This resort is great for families. At this resort, any undisturbed snow is powder. I would recommend this ski resort to anybody.... Full review

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