Mammoth Mountain is one of California’s favorite outdoor playgrounds. This ski resort offers a variety of fun activities throughout the year. With all of this fun also come the crowds. However, you can negate the effects of the crowds if you plan ahead and choose your time to visit wisely. Here are three things to … Read more What Are the Crowds Like at Mammoth Mountain?
When the snow starts falling on Mammoth Mountain, there’s only one thing that can keep people driving to the mountain from all over the Western United States. More snow. Although Mammoth’s high elevation and remote location result in legendary snowfalls, it also means the same snow that brings people to the mountain can block the … Read more What You Need to Know About Driving to Mammoth Mountain in Spring
Fresh powder is too tempting for most people to pass up, and whether your preferred activity is snowboarding, skiing, or even sledding, there are several factors to consider when choosing a location to visit. There are ski resorts all over the world, each with different types of terrain suited for different levels of experience. Mammoth … Read more A Beginner’s Guide to Mammoth
For 99% of skiers and snowboarders, skiing and snowboarding is all about having fun. It’s an escape from work, and even those fortunate few who are able to call a day on the mountain a day at the office are probably having a blast doing it. Dave McCoy was no different. It just so happens … Read more Why We All Owe Dave McCoy a Thank You
The skiers and snowboarders who rent ski and snowboard gear from our shop here in Mammoth don’t do so with the hopes of slicing up corduroy slopes. Everyone, no matter if they’re a beginner renting their fresh set up or a pro heading out to heli-ski, dreams of riding through untouched snow. With a mountain … Read more How to be the First One on the Snow at Mammoth Mountain
Are you ready to enjoy the beautiful Mammoth Mountain slopes and you’re wondering which ski runs are the longest? Mammoth is enormous, and it’s also the tallest resort in California, with a peak height of 11,053 feet. Approximately 1.3 million skiers and snowboarders visit Mammoth annually. There’s more terrain on Mammoth Mountain than someone can … Read more What Are Mammoth Mountain’s Longest Runs?
It was recently discovered that 240 cubic miles of magma lie beneath California’s Mammoth Mountain. Now with every minor tremble, everyone wonders if the mountain is a supervolcano. Here’s what you need to know, brought to you by the mountain sports experts at ASO Mammoth, your one-stop shop for every kind of equipment you need … Read more Was Mammoth Mountain Formed by a Supervolcano?
Lovely Mammoth Lakes, CA, appeals to winter sports enthusiasts from around the world. Snowboards, snowshoes, and skis provide fun ways to travel through snowy landscapes in this scenic area during the winter. The extent of the annual snowfall in Mammoth matters to residents and visitors alike. The experts from ASO Mammoth, where you’ll find everything … Read more What Are the Typical Snow Levels at Mammoth?
In the Central California town of Mammoth Lakes, the highest peak is called Mammoth Mountain. It has an elevation of 11,059 feet and a prominence of more than 500 meters. This is where the renowned Mammoth Mountain Ski Area is located, and it’s part of the Sierra Nevada mountain range, which runs from the Mojave … Read more The Sierra Nevada: Home to Mammoth Mountain
Mammoth Mountain is the highest resort mountain in California that’s open during all four seasons. There are many things to do around Mammoth Lakes during the winter. The most popular activities are skiing and snowboarding down the slopes. Snowmobiles and scenic gondola rides offer great views of the area. Here are some other fun activities … Read more What Are Some Fun Activities in Mammoth During the Winter?