What California is Doing to Control COVID-19 and How it Affects Mammoth Mountain

Mammoth Mountain Covid

With as much as we’ve learned about COVID-19 over the past year, we’re still learning how to live with COVID in the picture. The result has been changing guidelines and rules for people and businesses alike, and the only thing we know for sure is that there will be more changes coming. That means that … Read more

Planning Your First Ski Trip into the Backcountry This Year? Here’s What You Need to Know

Backcountry Snowboarding during Covid

For most people 2020 hasn’t nearly gone as expected, and unless COVID-19 suddenly disappears then the 2020/21 winter season will be the same as ski mountains try to operate while keeping their guests safe. While we have an idea of how ski mountains will handle COVID-19 this season, if you’re worried about a reservation system … Read more

What the 20/21 Winter Season with COVID-19 Will Look Like at Mammoth Mountain

covid-19 mammoth mountain

After the spring and summer we had this year, just about everyone feels like they can’t get back on the snow soon enough. Unfortunately, we know that COVID-19 will still be here when the 20/21 winter season rolls around. The only question is, how will popular ski mountains like Mammoth Mountain operate safely? To help … Read more

How to Stay Safe Around Wildfire Smoke

Wildfire Smoke in Mammoth Lakes

Remote, untouched wilderness is what most people are looking for when they head out into the outdoors, but the dangers of the wilderness can creep into popular parks, camps, and even cities on the wind through wildfire smoke. All over California, people have been dealing with wildfire smoke whether they’re in a cabin in the … Read more

What You Need to Know About COVID-19 and Yosemite National Park

Yosemite and covid-19

Millions of people visit Yosemite National Park every year, but 75% of Yosemite’s visitors pack the park between the months of May and October. Even then, the majority of the visitors gather in Yosemite Valley. Given the huge number of people packing into a relatively small area, you can see how important it is that … Read more