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

    one of my favorite resorts

    by mountain man - 14th March 2010

    Pros: great snow depth, sun, downhill terrain

    Cons: spendy, lines

    i grew up skiing in lake Tahoe. it wasn't till i was 13 when i went to mammoth. great snow and amazing terrain. the only problem is everybody from Souther... Full review

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  • 4

    Great Resort

    by schupp411 - 13th March 2010

    Pros: Tons of long runs, varied terrain

    Cons: None

    This resort should have been named Heavenly. It is well designed and very easy to traverse the mountain from one side to the other. There are very little, i... Full review

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  • 3

    Mammoth too much hype for little to show

    by cosmeticgyn - 28th February 2010

    Pros: Great snow and terrain

    Cons: crowded, long lines

    Long lines, great snow and very busy on weekends. No realy fancy hotels or great resturants. Nght life totally sucks!!... Full review

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  • 2

    Jan 22 and 23rd 2010

    by - 25th January 2010

    Pros: Lots of snow and great terrain

    Cons: Management of the mountain and complete lack of preparation for a big snow day

    We left Burbank on Saturday morning at 3:00am to get to Mammoth right at 8:00am so that we could get fresh tracks on chair 9 as I do every year right after ... Full review

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  • 2

    Mammoth going downhill

    by CMC - 25th January 2010

    Pros: Terrain

    Cons: Attitude, ownership, COST

    I have been skiing at Mammoth since age 4 (29yrs), I worked for the mountain for 3 years as an instructor, and can honestly, and sadly, report that this pas... Full review

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  • 5


    by kjboater - 22nd January 2010

    Pros: tons of runs, fast lifts, good for all kinds of skiiers

    Cons: There aren't any

    Mammoth is the greatest I've benn going since i was 6 and everytime I go its awesome. THere is tons of snow and you can find good ski in/ski out places to s... Full review

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