Related Regions: Sierra Nevada, Southern California, California, United States, North America

Mammoth Mountain Ski Area Skiing

Open
Season Start/End: 11/ 9 - 8/ 6
Elevation
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7952ft - 11052ft
Trails
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25%| 40%| 20%| 15%
Lifts
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28
Lift Tickets
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N/A

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Snowfall

165"

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Situated about 330 miles from San Francisco and 310 miles from LA, Mammoth Mountain Ski Resort boasts the highest summit elevation in the state of California at 11,053 ft. It also averages an impressive 400 inches of annual snowfall for one of the longest ski seasons in the state that can sometimes last into July. Located in the southwest corner of the volcanic Long Valley Caldera on the eastern edge of California’s Sierra Nevada Mountain Range, Mammoth Mountain lives up to its name by offering more than 3,500 skiable acres and a 3,100 ft. vertical drop.

The resort is home to several distinct base areas, including Main Lodge, Canyon Lodge, The Village, Eagle Lodge and The Mill. Excellent terrain options run the gamut from a variety of expansive bowls, tree skiing, wide open groomers, steep chutes to world-class terrain parks.

Most visitors stay in the town of Mammoth Lakes, California, which offers up restaurants, bars and plenty to do for those seeking a nightlife scene. The resort provides a great starting point to explore the Sierra Nevada Mountains and is only about an hour drive from Yosemite National Park or 30 minutes to nearby June Mountain. Lake Tahoe is also just a few hours away. 

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Lifts

  • 3
  • 0
  • 2
  • 9
  • 1
  • 6
  • 4
  • 3
  • 28
    Total

Elevation

  • 11052ft
    Summit
  • 3100ft
    Vertical Drop
  • 7952ft
    Base

Terrain

  • Beginner Runs

    25%

  • Intermediate Runs

    40%

  • Advanced Runs

    20%

  • Expert Runs

    15%

  • Runs

    151

  • Terrain Parks

    13

  • Longest Run

    3 mi

  • Skiable Terrain

    3500 ac

  • Snow Making

    700 ac

Important Dates

  • Projected Opening: 11/09/2017
  • Days Open Last Year: 243
  • Projected Closing: 08/06/2017
  • Years Open: 64
  • Average Snowfall: 400"

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Mammoth Mountain Ski Area Reviews

  • anonymous


    • 4
    6th March 2017

    Full review

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  • Joe Loren


    • 1
    26th February 2017

    Full review

      I had a very disappointing trip to Mammoth. There was great snow, but it was still a horrible resort. The lifties were...
     
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