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DM-coupon-whitebark-mammoth_lakes summer168-26-2016 – 8:42 AM – Good day from Mammoth Lakes, Snowman here with you.

Summer is still in full swing here in Mammoth Lakes and up on Mammoth Mountain.

This weekends fun will be focused in the village with Mammoth Rocks. Check it out and say hi if you see the Snowman.

We have dry conditions we very hazy skies from all the California fires. No smell of smoke last summer, so far we are looking good.

For your complete weather outlook for the week and beyond use our Mammoth Lakes Weather page.

  • Horseshoe Lake
    Horseshoe Lake
  • Mammoth Sunset
    Mammoth Sunset
  • Twin Lakes
    Twin Lakes
    Twin Lakes is located in the lower part of the Mammoth Lakes Basin. When you drive up to the basin this is the first lake you come to.
  • Minerat Vista
    Minerat Vista
    This view point and day use area offers up epic views, picnic table's hiking and great photo ops.

2016-08-26_1314Whats up in Mammoth Lakes this week: 

This weekend is Mammoth Lakes we have the Mammoth Rocks event in the Village. There will be some great cover bands along with food from 12 restaurants in the area.  Good times for sure make sure to check it out. 

Hiking is wide open now with access to all trails out of the lakes basin and in the eastern sierra. With a decent winter you will find local lakes and back country lakes all full with water. Creeks and Stream are all running at this time. Get out and enjoy a hike today.

Fishing is in full swing here in Mammoth Lakes. All area lakes a stream have been stocked for the summer and people are getting limits fast over the past couple weeks. 

Mountain Biking is now 100% wide. All the Inyo National Forest Trails and the Mammoth Rock Trail are ready for some fun riding.  The Bike park is now open with access from the Gondola all the way to the top. 

The local Mammoth Lakes Paved trail system is now open up all the way up to Horseshoe Lake. All trails are cleaned up and ready to go. The Lakes Basin is melted out from Lake George down, but there is still some snow above that level.

The Mammoth Lakes Basin is fully open with all lakes, marinas and campgrounds now open. Please note the forest service has a contractor build a new bike and walking path. The construction start by Pokenobe lodge and runs down to the Lake Mary Bridge. Expect detours, noise and dust at times. 

VC Mountain Biking Series: This Friday July 29th and Fridays in August at 5:30 PM check out the Village Championship Mountain Bike Race Series.  To find out more use this link for the official race information page.

Mammoth Mountain Adventure Center:  During the summer months Mammoth Mountain goes all out to create a fun filled family experience right out of the Main Lodge and Mammoth Mountain inn.  There is a Climbing Wall, Zip Line, Scenic Gondola Rides and all sorts of fun things to do. Here is the direct link for all your can do at the Adventure Center

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______________________________________________________________ steve 2Who 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.


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