What You Need to Know for Your First Visit to Mammoth Mountain

As members of the Mammoth Lakes community, the team here at ASO Mammoth loves seeing and hearing from people who travel from across the country and beyond to ski, snowboard, or just relax at Mammoth Mountain. Whether it’s a storm that drops a few feet of snow in the middle of spring or it’s one … Read more What You Need to Know for Your First Visit to Mammoth Mountain

Is Opening Day Worth It?

After a short offseason, Mammoth Mountain is nearing opening day again and we’ve never been more excited at ASO Mammoth. Thanks to the record-breaking snow we enjoyed last season the team here is counting down the minutes to when the first lift spins up and the 2019/2020 season officially begins. When you live at the … Read more Is Opening Day Worth It?

U.S. Ski Resorts with the Earliest Opening Days

Even if the snow isn’t the best or there is only a fraction of the mountain open, people flock to the mountains on opening day all over the country as fall turns to winter and snow covers the slopes. The ASO Mammoth team is one of the biggest offenders, but can you blame us? After … Read more U.S. Ski Resorts with the Earliest Opening Days

ASO Mammoth’s Wildfire Prevention Tips

Despite Mammoth’s early snow this year there is always a chance for wildfires during summer and fall due to dry conditions. Even after wet winters and precipitation in the summer, wildfires are always a serious threat to the Eastern Sierra wilderness and all who live there. If you’re visiting Mammoth Lakes when there are dry … Read more ASO Mammoth’s Wildfire Prevention Tips

The Easiest Way to See Fall Colors in Mammoth Lakes

Trees change colors all over America during Autumn, but you won’t find falls colors like those in Mammoth Lakes anywhere else. Leaves turn warm orange, fiery red, and golden yellow due to a combination of cold temperatures and moisture. In most places the leaves change uniformly, but in Mammoth Lakes the range of elevations caused … Read more The Easiest Way to See Fall Colors in Mammoth Lakes

The Best Summer Day Trips to Take From Mammoth Lakes

Nothing goes together like summer and road trips, but when you add in stunning scenery like what you’ll find throughout the area surrounding Mammoth Lakes you’ve got an unbeatable combination. As Mammoth Lakes locals, the ASO Mammoth team knows all about being driven crazy by snow that just won’t go away. There’s no better way … Read more The Best Summer Day Trips to Take From Mammoth Lakes

5 Necessities to Take on Your Mountain Bike Ride

Weight is everything when you’re getting ready to go mountain biking. You should pack the essentials and nothing but. Everyone has a preferred set of items, but these five are the ones you simply can’t live without, brought to you by the mountain sports experts from ASO Mammoth, your top choice for mountain bike, snowboard, … Read more 5 Necessities to Take on Your Mountain Bike Ride

Where to Ride on the Mammoth Lakes Summer Transit Service

If the streams, trails, and stunning views are not enough to get you out the door, there’s one more thing that makes a summer visit to Mammoth Lakes even harder to resist. Even during years where snow is still falling well into spring the Eastern Sierra Transit Authority offers fare-free bus rides on fixed routes … Read more Where to Ride on the Mammoth Lakes Summer Transit Service