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Mammoth Mountain Majesty | Alaska Airlines Magazine

From granite peaks to expansive valleys and alpine meadows, Mammoth Lakes is a natural playground for adventure travel and sightseeing. Read about some of the top experiences in Mammoth in the March issue…

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The Pantheon: Mammoth, CA | Mountain Collective

Standing atop aptly named Paranoid Flats I can’t help looking around 360 degrees as I walk to my preferred chute. In the distance, the craggy peaks of the Ritter Range extend above low-hanging…

Alpenhof Lodge

Alpenhof Lodge | Mountain Magazine

Alpenhof Lodge, Mammoth Lakes, CA Overview: In 1973 the Schaubmayer family opened this European-style lodge in the heart of Mammoth Lakes, a mountain town nestled at 8,000 feet in the Sierra Nevada. A recent…

Alaska Airlines Magazine

On a Grand Scale | Alaska Airlines Magazine

ON A RECENT SPRING MORNING in Mammoth Lakes, frost covers the tree branches and the creeks are still frozen from the winter cold. The sun is just beginning to shine, rising above the…

Lauren Jimison and Lauren Klepping on a training run in Round Valley. Photo © Andrew Kastor

Fast Times at the Mammoth Track | Active Times

Olympic marathon runners Deena Kastor and Meb Keflezighi made a name for Mammoth Lakes, Calif. when they moved to the High Sierra town to train with coaches Joe Vigil and Bob Larsen in 2001….

Kelly Clark Foam Magazine

High-Altitude Haven

With an intense Olympic training schedule on the horizon, pro snowboarder Kelly Clark finds refuge in her DIY-filed home in Mammoth Lakes, California By Monica Prelle for Foam Magazine Snowboarder Kelly Clark spends…

Jon and Chris sporting life-saving helmets.

A Portrait of a Snowboarder: Chris Hernandez

A Portrait of a Snowboarder: Chris Hernandez from Monica Prelle on Vimeo. Chris Hernandez went snowboarding at Mammoth Mountain on December 15, 2009, just like he always does — “by himself.” He woke…

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Mountain Majesty: Spring and Summer in Mammoth

RIDING UP MAMMOTH Mountain’s Eagle Express chairlift, I take in the panoramic views and the early morning spring sunshine. As I look out at the snowcapped Sherwin Range and Mammoth Crest—the sweeping ridge…


A Good Read: Yosemite and the Southern Sierra Nevada

Last month my mom and I went on a camping trip to Lake Tahoe, and with her to read, my mom brought David Page’s Yosemite and the Southern Sierra Nevada: An Explorer’s Guide….

Karl Sherwins

It’s a Writer’s World

Mammoth is a great place to live for a writer. It seems that the town is an ever-growing mecca for the written word and when you have writer’s block, you can just go…

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