How to Protect Your Ski and Snowboard Gear on the Mountain

You would rather buy new ski or snowboard gear because you wore it out instead of having it stolen or damaged while on the mountain, right? Here at ASO Mammoth we know that the answer is yes because there is nothing worse than losing a beloved piece of gear through circumstances that were completely avoidable. … Read more How to Protect Your Ski and Snowboard Gear on the Mountain

Visiting Mammoth for The Holidays in 2019? Here’s What to Do

When it comes to visiting Mammoth Mountain over the holidays, there is only one real drawback. The crowds. People from all over the world flock to Mammoth thanks to incredible snow, a world-class ski mountain, and majestic mountain views that all work together to make a postcard worthy Holidays. However, with enough planning ahead you … Read more Visiting Mammoth for The Holidays in 2019? Here’s What to Do

What to Do at Mammoth Mountain if You Can’t Ski or Snowboard

After being lucky enough to live and work in the shadow of Mammoth Mountain for as long as we have at ASO Mammoth, it’s hard to imagine not skiing or snowboarding here. If there’s one thing we’ve learned from all the people who rent and buy ski and snowboard gear in our shop though, it’s … Read more What to Do at Mammoth Mountain if You Can’t Ski or Snowboard

How to Avoid Crowds at Ski Resorts

When you look up at the summit of Mammoth Mountain from the base, it’s hard to imagine crowds ever being a problem. After all, Mammoth is made up of over 150 trails with 3,500 skiable acres that offers something for beginners and professionals alike. Still, the team here at ASO Mammoth has been riding Mammoth … Read more How to Avoid Crowds at Ski Resorts

What you Need to Know for your First Trip Out West

Everyone has their favorite mountain. We love Mammoth Mountain because it’s in our backyard. You might love a mountain on the east coast because it’s where you learned to ride or ski. Your best friend may swear by a mountain in the Midwest because they love the terrain park set up there. No matter where … Read more What you Need to Know for your First Trip Out West

What You Need to Know for Your First Visit to Mammoth Mountain

As members of the Mammoth Lakes community, the team here at ASO Mammoth loves seeing and hearing from people who travel from across the country and beyond to ski, snowboard, or just relax at Mammoth Mountain. Whether it’s a storm that drops a few feet of snow in the middle of spring or it’s one … Read more What You Need to Know for Your First Visit to Mammoth Mountain

How to Move to a Ski Town

Did you just decide that you want to live in a ski town like Mammoth Lakes but are unsure how? Have you always wanted to move to a ski town but never seriously looked into it? If you answered yes, then you came to the right place. The ASO Mammoth team loves living in Mammoth … Read more How to Move to a Ski Town

U.S. Ski Resorts with the Earliest Opening Days

Even if the snow isn’t the best or there is only a fraction of the mountain open, people flock to the mountains on opening day all over the country as fall turns to winter and snow covers the slopes. The ASO Mammoth team is one of the biggest offenders, but can you blame us? After … Read more U.S. Ski Resorts with the Earliest Opening Days

ASO Mammoth’s Wildfire Prevention Tips

Despite Mammoth’s early snow this year there is always a chance for wildfires during summer and fall due to dry conditions. Even after wet winters and precipitation in the summer, wildfires are always a serious threat to the Eastern Sierra wilderness and all who live there. If you’re visiting Mammoth Lakes when there are dry … Read more ASO Mammoth’s Wildfire Prevention Tips

What’s New at Mammoth Mountain This Year

Spring is a relief from the cold and snow, summer is time to explore the Eastern Sierra wilderness, and fall is beautiful, but winter is when those legendary Mammoth Mountain winter storms dump enough snow for you to have fun on the mountain all winter long and then some. Winter may seem far away now, … Read more What’s New at Mammoth Mountain This Year