ASO Mammoth’s Introduction to Fly Fishing in the Eastern Sierra

Fly Fishing Mammoth

Mammoth Lakes sees extreme athletes flying through the air, snow, and trails all year round, but if your preferred form of flying involves fish swimming in mountain water, scenic views, and serene nature, then Mammoth Lakes has something for you too. Fly fishing is one of the most relaxing and rewarding sports on the planet … Read more ASO Mammoth’s Introduction to Fly Fishing in the Eastern Sierra

What to Know When Buying a Mountain Bike Helmet

Mountain Bike Helmet

Here at ASO Mammoth, we understand why people like to geek out about their mountain bikes. After all, if you can’t actually be riding then what’s better than prepping your bike for your next ride? Still, we know that no matter how much time, thought, and money you pump into your bike, it’s still not … Read more What to Know When Buying a Mountain Bike Helmet

The Accessories you Need for a Perfect Day on the Lake

Although many people know Mammoth for perfect snow and a long winter season, it’s no coincidence that the town is called Mammoth Lakes. Between the perfect weather, cool water, and incredible scenery, it’s hard to beat a day on the water in the Eastern Sierra, but after countless days on the water here the team … Read more The Accessories you Need for a Perfect Day on the Lake

Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Rent a Mountain Bike

Rent a mountain bike

It may seem like renting a mountain bike is something only new riders do, but the truth is that everyone from beginners to experienced mountain bikers rent mountain bikes. Whether it’s because a beginner is exploring the mountains for the first time or a seasoned mountain biker is trying out a new type of bike, … Read more Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Rent a Mountain Bike

What You Need to Know About Hiking with Microspikes

microspikes

One of our favorite things about living and working in the Mammoth Lakes area is the endless amounts of beautiful and challenging terrain to explore. However, when winter comes some of the ASO Mammoth team’s favorite hiking trails can be unreachable due to snow and ice, which is why we love using microspikes. Microspikes allow … Read more What You Need to Know About Hiking with Microspikes

Do You Need to Wear a Helmet While Snowboarding and Skiing?

Wear a helmet

The simple answer is yes. You Should always wear a helmet while skiing or snowboarding. With all the information available that supports wearing a helmet you should already know that. If you’re reading this though, then you’re either new to the sports and don’t know or are an experienced skier or snowboarder who has ridden … Read more Do You Need to Wear a Helmet While Snowboarding and Skiing?

The Safety Gear You Need to Safely Explore the Backcountry

saftey gear

Riding at a ski resort is a lot like playing at a playground. The features, snow, and how you access them is all planned out to be as safe as possible, just like the swings and slides on a playground. However, when you step into the backcountry there is no one managing the risks of … Read more The Safety Gear You Need to Safely Explore the Backcountry