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10-25-2017 – 8 AM- Good Morning from Mammoth Lakes, expect clear skies with very warm days for October.

Highs will be in the 70s in town today with 60s at Mammoth Mountain and up in the lakes basin. Lows are now in the 30s at night.

Fall Colors: are now going off in Mammoth Lakes and over the entire eastern Sierra.

Get up here this weekend before the show starts to wane. 

Winter Sports start up again on November 9th, 2017, time to get in shape if you’re going to Ski or Snowboard this season. To get the full details of what is coming up for the new winter season check out the new

Mammoth Lakes Paved Trails are in great shape and are a great place to take a walk, run or bike ride. The best trail is the Mammoth Lakes Basin IMHO. Ride the shuttle up to Horseshoe Lake and ride 3.5 miles back to town.

Inyo Forest Bike Trails are also now all open with 100% snow free access. These trails tend to get warm mid day so ride them during the am hours. Here is the link to learn more about these trails:

All local Golf courses are open as is the Snow Creek Driving Range. Nothing like golf at 8000 feet.

PS: If you want to chat with the people who use this web site and share your own videos and images join our Mammoth Snowman Facebook Group. Here is the link to join the Mammoth Snowman Facebook Group. We also have a Fan Page on Facebook you can get to via this link.

Horseshoe Lake with the Mammoth Crest behind – Photo Steve Taylor



Who is Steve Taylor – The Mammoth Snowman? Over the last 30+ years, Snowman have spent countless hours studying and learning about mammoth mountain weather and snow conditions first hand.

Snowman started blogging this information back in 1990 on the old Mammoth BBS system, then the RSN Forums and then on to in 2004 with his Video & Photo Blog reports. (No You Tube back then)

Snowman has had his reports, videos and photos featured on both local TV Stations here in Mammoth, along with AP, Fox, ABC, CBS and NBC News. Learn more about the Snowman and our team here at at this link.