The Difference Between Winter Clothes and Ski and Snowboard Apparel

person in ski apparel carrying a snowboard

We want everyone to love their time at Mammoth Mountain as much as we do here at ASO Mammoth, but new skiers and snowboarders who haven’t caught the snow bug yet are our priority. Between all of the new gear, stiff learning curve, and cold weather, new skiers and snowboarders have more than enough to […] Click to Read This Article

Beginner’s Guide: Tips for Choosing Your First Snowboard

What's the Best Type of Snowboard for Beginners in Mammoth Lakes, CA

Snowboarding is a fun and personally rewarding activity, since you can steadily improve and hone your skills. However, today we’re going to focus on what type of snowboard is best if you’re at the beginner level. Ideally, you want something that’s going to be comfortable, supportive, and controllable. When you visit the local shops that […] Click to Read This Article

Why Nidecker Boots are the Most Comfortable Boots You’ll Ever Rent

person sitting with snowboard and nidecker boots

Everyone heads to the mountains in the hopes of having an unforgettable experience, but if your boots malfunction in any way then you’ll have an experience you wish you could forget. There’s little worse than being on the mountain and having your gear fail you, especially when you’re somewhere with the snow and terrain of […] Click to Read This Article

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 […] Click to Read This Article