Mammoth Mountain’s Upgrades for 2024

Mammoth Mountain’s record snowfall isn’t the only thing that changed by the end of the 22/23 season. In fact, Mammoth Mountain’s upgrades for 2024 are big enough that we’ve made a post to share them here! Read all about Mammoth Mountain’s upgrades for 2024, then use Mammoth Bound to find the best deals on ski […]

Where You Can Use Your Ikon Pass at Mammoth this Summer

A winter trip may be the perfect time to fall in love with skiing and snowboarding, but summer is the perfect time to fall in love with Mammoth Lakes. If you’ve only been to Mammoth Lakes during the winter and don’t know what we mean, then now is the time to change that. To help […]

Where to find Mammoth Mountain Powder

Mammoth Mountain’s high elevation means massive storms that carry heavy snow. Once the storms clear though, there are endless skiable acres covered in Mammoth Mountain powder snow waiting for someone to have their dream day of skiing or snowboarding. We want everyone to love Mammoth Mountain just as much as we do, so the Mammoth […]

Where is the Hike-To Terrain at Mammoth Mountain?

Mammoth Mountain has dozens of lifts that access thousands of acres of skiable terrain, but the Eastern Sierra Mountains are so spectacular that you still may want to ski or snowboard somewhere that the lifts do not go. In that case, you’re going to need to hike. If that sounds like you then the Mammoth […]

Ski and Snowboard Gift Guide for Beginners

Is a ski or snowboard trip coming up for someone you’re buying a gift for? If yes, then the holidays are the perfect time to find them a great gift since winter is just around the corner and there are plenty of deals to be found. Unfortunately, to buy a great gift for a skier […]

Mammoth Mountain’s November Snow Conditions

This is the time of year where every single skier and snowboarder can’t wait for the ski season to begin. As it turns out, mother nature couldn’t wait either. Over the past week Mammoth Mountain has been dumped on by a storm system that has left behind over 4 feet of snow on the slopes. […]

Skiing and Snowboarding on the Ikon Pass in California

California is home to a million and one things to do outside. If you’re visiting, then each of those things is something to choose between though, which can mean you spend more time planning your trip than actually enjoying it. Mammoth Bound is built to help people enjoy our beautiful home of Mammoth Lakes, but […]

What to Do When Skiing or Snowboarding in a Whiteout

We all love storms that dump powder on the slopes and leave behind heavenly blue bird days. Of course, if there’s a storm, then there’s a chance that there’s going to be a whiteout on the mountain. Whiteouts can happen because of heavy snow, clouds, high wind, fog, or a combination of all the above, […]

What is the Cell Phone Coverage at Mammoth Mountain Like?

One of our favorite things about Mammoth Mountain is the fact that a visit here means escaping the stress and worries of life back home. If that’s what you’re coming here for then you may want no cell phone coverage at Mammoth Mountain. If you want to share pictures and videos of your time here […]

How to Ski and Snowboard with Children

When you love skiing and snowboarding, you want to share it with the people you love most so that they enjoy it just as much as you do. However, skiing and snowboarding isn’t for everyone, and children can be especially picky about how or even if they like to them. If you’re a parent or […]

Why Should People Spend Time at Mammoth Mountain during the Summer?

While you’re waiting for the ski lifts to start up again, bring your bike helmet, appetite, and sense of adventure to Mammoth Mountain during the warmer months of the year. The popular California resort perched up high in Mammoth Lakes is a bustling hub of activity even when the snow machines stop cranking out fresh […]

Family Friendly Indoor Activities in Mammoth Lakes

It’s hard to be in Mammoth Lakes and not want to spend time outside, but sometimes the weather doesn’t allow it. However, whether it’s dumping snow or rain, there are still plenty of options for indoor family activities in Mammoth Lakes! The Mammoth Bound team has listed a few of them below so that you […]

5 Things to See in Mammoth Lakes

It can be stressful choosing between seeing the mountains, water, and trails of Mammoth Lakes. People don’t visit Mammoth Lakes to be stressed though, so the Mammoth Bound team has put together a quick list of the top 5 things to see in Mammoth Lakes! Whether you’re a family visiting Mammoth for the first time […]

How Long Will it Take Me to Hike from the Top of Mammoth Mountain?

A visit to Mammoth Mountain brings you to the highest summit you’ll find at any resort in California. At just over 11,000 feet, it’s definitely an impressive sight to behold, and it’s one with an assortment of hiking trails surrounded by natural beauty. If you have plans to come to Mammoth Mountain soon to do […]

What To Do in Mammoth Lakes This Summer

What To Do in Mammoth Lakes This Summer If you’re a skier or a snowboarder then it’s likely hard to believe that Mammoth Lakes gets just as many visitors during the summer as it does during the winter, but once you visit in the summer you’ll see why. The same mountains that make for incredible […]

Can I Buy Lift Tickets for Mammoth at Costco?

It’s never too early or late to purchase your Mammoth lift tickets. Even if it’s between seasons, getting your tickets in advance simply provides an added incentive to make a trip to Mammoth Mountain. Today, we’re going over some of the places where you can purchase your lift tickets for this popular resort destination—including Costco. […]

First time Dispersed Camping in Mammoth Lakes? Here’s What You Need to Know

First time Dispersed Camping in Mammoth Lakes? Here’s What You Need to Know At their core, most outdoor recreation options are simple. All you need is the right gear and a pretty place to do them, and you’re set. Except for the other key ingredient that is required to do just about anything outside. Knowledge. […]

Is There Artificial Snow at Mammoth Mountain?

The snow is usually mostly from Mother Nature for a good part of the traditional winter activity season at Mammoth Mountain, but it’s often enhanced with artificial snow. This is the case to a larger extent during the months when actual snowfall is minimal or nonexistent. Of course, this doesn’t mean the team at Mammoth […]

Mammoth Lakes’ Best May Events

Mammoth Lakes’ Best May Events Here at Mammoth Bound, we know that most people come to Mammoth Lakes for the beautiful mountains, lakes, and trails, but end up staying for the community that we’re lucky to call home. The best way to experience the Mammoth Lakes community is by getting out in it, and we […]

Is the Volcano that Formed Mammoth Mountain Still Active?

There are roughly 1,300 potentially active volcanoes around the world, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. And, yes, one of them is Mammoth Mountain. However, this doesn’t mean you have to cancel your plans to come to the popular resort perched on what’s actually considered a lava dome complex. Read on to see why you […]

First Time Paddle Boarding in Mammoth Lakes? Here’s What You Need to Know

First Time Paddle Boarding in Mammoth Lakes? Here’s What You Need to Know Thanks to the scenic wilderness and intricate trail system throughout the Mammoth Lakes area, it’s easy to find unique views and experiences while outside here. However, there may be nothing as stunning and personal as floating on a calm alpine lake with […]

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