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
  • 63
  • Terrain Park
  • 4.2
  • 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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  • 4

    Great Snow, Sun & Mountain

    by tsmith - 21st January 2009

    Pros: You can spend the entire day skiing and not repeat a run.

    Cons: Weekend hordes from LA.

    I've been skiing Mammoth since I first discovered it thirty years ago. Drove up on a Friday and, by Sunday afternoon, twelve feet of snow had fallen. Moved ... Full review

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  • 5

    BIG!!!

    by jbeeperman - 21st January 2009

    Pros: Power

    Cons: 5 hours to get there

    The best place I've been snowboaring. I'm from SoCal and 5 hours to drive but next time I'm flying just 1 hour.... Full review

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  • 5

    Mammoth Review

    by govey80 - 21st January 2009

    Pros: Absolutely Massive, One of the few truely elite mountains

    Cons: Dinning options were limited especially in the moderate price range

    I spent MLK weekend at Mammoth Mountain. I hadn't been there in about 15 years and forgot how fantastic it is. Despite not having new snow in 3 weeks, the... Full review

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  • 5

    Its Mammoth...nuff said!

    by mtnwaves - 13th January 2009

    Pros: Big wide open terrain, lots of lifts, great nitelife

    Cons: Windy, icy and needs more coverage, icy

    Stayed for 4 days and rode for 3... great mountain with tons and tons of lifts to get you pretty much anywhere you want to go. From the top to the bottom, a... Full review

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  • 2

    Disappointing

    by Robert1970 - 3rd January 2009

    Pros: Staff at the resort were nice

    Cons: Everything off mountain was lacking

    Maybe it was due to the fact that our trip was over a holiday weekend, but after spending 8 days in Mammoth, I found the experience rather disappointing. ... Full review

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  • 5

    Mammoth Review

    by yeshua - 1st January 2009

    Pros: Long vertical, hundreds of runs

    Cons: sometimes windy at top

    This mountain is huge! It's covered with 150 runs, from easy-intermediate to experts only. Ski through the trees, past wide open bowls, or drop down from th... Full review

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