How Far Should I Hike if I’m a Beginner?

Tips for Hiking at Mammoth Mountain in Mammoth Lakes, CA

In a beautiful location like Mammoth Lakes that’s peppered with multiple points of interest, it’s easy for hikers of all skill levels to get caught up in the moment. This is fine, but it can be a problem if you’re new to hiking and end up pushing yourself too hard. Here’s what you need to … Read more

5 Best Spring Hikes in Mammoth Lakes

Mammoth spring hikes

While Mammoth is known for its world-class skiing and snowboarding during the winters, and for its world-class fishing, hiking, fauna and flora during the summers, many often overlook one of Mammoth’s most beautiful times of year: Spring. Though not all trails are open yet (some are still snowed in), springtime hiking in Mammoth is one … Read more

Should You Use Hiking Poles?

Hiking Poles

Out of all the outdoor activities out there, hiking may be the simplest. After all, it’s just putting one foot in front of the other, right? If you said yes, then you probably think that you don’t need another piece of gear to do something that’s technically as simple as walking. However, there are reasons … Read more