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

    Opening 08/09

    by snowdudeboarder08 - 8th November 2008

    Pros: Awesome Packed Pow and Pow Conditions!!!

    Cons: Lift Tickets are expensive

    The resort rocked opening for the 2008/2009 season. Best opening we have had in years! Nice midwinter packed pow conditions on broadway and it was empty due... 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

    Great for weekend group trips

    by jgibson19 - 31st March 2010

    Pros: Something for Everyone

    Cons: Getting there, Pricey

    Mammoth is truly mammoth in terms of size. I skied there two days and only covered a quarter of the terrain. Not much space for beginners (relative to the... Full review

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  • 5

    Mammoth Mountain Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 27th January 2007

    Pros:

    Cons:

    If you ski Europe. Mammoth is teh best of European skiing but in California. You need to drive 300 miles from LA (a doddle compared with Geneva to Tignes). ... Full review

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  • 5

    Mammoth Mountain Ski Area Review

    by anonymous_user - 17th September 2007

    Pros:

    Cons:

    My take of Mammoth echoes what many of the previous positive reviews have to say. I have only been going to Mammoth for 4 years, but in those 4 years h... Full review

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  • 5

    Fantastic, Family-Friendly Resort

    by Shashanav - 12th March 2013

    Pros: Fresh powder; Friendly staff; great slope variety

    Cons: High winds closed down some of the chairs to the summit

    I really had to struggle hard to come up with cons to skiing at Mammoth. We LOVED it. 1. Fresh powder: We had THREE days of fresh powder and rented powd... Full review

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