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

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

When Will the National Forests Re-open Around Mammoth Lakes?

Mammoth Forest Re-Open Mammoth Lakes

The 2020 California wildfires have been anything but predictable or precedented. Not only has fire and smoke interfered with daily life in Mammoth Lakes, but it has been so dangerous that forest officials have been forced to close public lands surrounding town, specifically the Inyo National Forest and the Sierra National Forest. Accordingly, during October, … Read more

How the 2020 California Wildfires are Affecting Mammoth Lakes for the Weekend of 10/02/20

The Creek Fire

The ASO Mammoth team is happy to report that we’ve seen progress this week as the containment of the Creek Fire increased and firefighters were able to make progress around the fire’s western and southern edges. We are only at the beginning of October though, so we are far from out of the woods with … Read more

So Much Has Gone Wrong During 2020. Here’s Your Chance to Make Something Right for Dogs in Need

SBACC Seal Beach Animal Care Center

It’s no secret that just about everyone is struggling through 2020. To make matters worse, there’s not much the average person can do to right the wrongs that we’re all working through right now. However, thanks to Seal Beach Animal Care Center (SBACC), you now have a chance to right a wrong. SBACC is a … Read more

How California’s 2020 Wildfires Have Affected Mammoth Lakes

mammoth Wildfires

Californian’s and the people who love to visit here are used to wildfires between the months of July and October. However, the 2020 fire season stands above all others as the most destructive due to millions of acres burned, dangerous air quality, and damage to homes and businesses despite only being midway through September. There … Read more

Mammoth Supports Locals in Need with Community Food Bank

mammoth food banks

Mammoth Lakes may be a small town – especially without its typical stream of swinter (spring / winter) tourism – but it’s a small town with a big heart. Mammoth Lakes Tourism partnered with US Foods to organize a drive-through food bank, to help members of the Mammoth community keep food on the table. Local … Read more