"Mammoth Mountain" tag

Bikes and Brews: Mammoth Lakes, CA // REI Co-op Journal

Downhill mountain bike racing got its start in Mammoth Lakes, California, in the 1980s when Mammoth Mountain Vice President, Bill Cockcroft, dreamed-up and then established the Kamikaze Downhill. The world’s best mountain bikers…

Tim Tollefson Will Run for Donuts // REI Co-op Journal

Tim Tollefson, 32, was injured and undertrained going into the Transgrancanaria Ultra Marathon last spring. “I expected a death march, but it turned into more of a death march than I ever could…

MTN Lodges: Mammoth Mountain Chalets // Mountain Magazine

Overview: Slopeside at Mammoth, the chalets are ski-in ski-out A-frame cabins adjacent to 80 miles of singletrack bike trails when the snow melts. U.S. Forest Service land surrounds the property, with hiking and…

Farrington Clinches Spot on Olympic Snowboard Team // Sun Valley Mag

“She won the event today, and she made the Olympic team!” Kaitlyn Farrington’s dad screamed into a cellphone. Behind him, a crowd of snowboarding fans waited for the US Olympic snowboard team announcement…

5 Things: Olympian Kelly Clark // The Active Times

The U.S. Olympic Snowboard half pipe and slope style teams were announced at Mammoth Mountain this weekend. Olympic Gold medalist Kelly Clark was named to her fourth Olympic team. MAMMOTH LAEKS — Kelly…

The Best Powder Day Ever // Mammoth Monthly

It was one of those characteristic bluebird powder days, the kind that Mammoth Mountain had over and over again in the 2005/06 season. That morning was particularly cold and the snow was sugary…

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