Quality Inn near Mammoth Mountain Ski Resort
3537 Main St.
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
Phone: (760) 934-5114
Fax: (760) 934-5165
A wonderful adventure for the whole family, this company offers 2 hour, 4 hour and full day horseback rides through nature's best. They also offer packing school and private pack trips. They promise a vacation paradise for the camper, photographer, fisherman, hunter and nature lover.
If you're too worn down by skiing at the slopes and are looking for something less exerting, then Woolly's Tube Park & Snow Play is the place to head to. Ideal for fun seekers of every age, one can enjoy snow tubing here, along with fun gondola rides. Kids will have fun on their merry-go-round, enjoying their delicious hot cocoa in the end.
Offering professionally guided year-round drift boat access for beginner or expert, these fishermen can insure you a great outdoors experience. They have great year-round fishing on the Lower Owens River & Pleasant Valley Reservoir. Sierra Drifters advocates a catch and release experience.
Shaft, as the name suggests, is a ski run that consists of narrow chutes that require advanced skill to negotiate. A double black diamond run, it is suitable only for expert skiers who zoom past several obstacles to merge into Follow Me, a pleasant blue level run. It is accessible via Chair 22.
Grizzly Bowl is a deadly double black diamond in the upper reaches of Mammoth, accessible via the Chair 22. This run demands expertise from the skier and those not too confident can test themselves on the Lower Grizzly, which is a single black diamond trail.
Dragon Alley is for intermediate level skiers who are venturing into expert territory. This blue run has black diamond level difficulty in some stretches with slight zig-zags and obstacles such as towering trees blocking the way. Once confident, one can attempt the nearby Ricochet as well.
Sunshine Glades is a black diamond run that presents skiers with challenging terrain, consisting of steep jump offs and tightly packed trees as obstacles. One has to take the Chair 22 to reach the run, which ends by hitting the intermediate run of Repeat 22. Although the run is short, it is enough to get some adrenaline pumping.
With a name like Dragon's Tail, one definitely doesn't expect an easy run and it surely doesn't disappointed. One takes the Cloud 9 express up to the beginning of the run, after which it is all deep snow and a volley of trees on this double black that scares experts as well.
The Tamarack XC Ski Center is one of the few places that offers snowshoeing and cross country skiing in the Lake Mammoth area. Enjoy the thrill of gliding along on the smooth and well maintained slopes, or go for their tours of the twin lakes and full moon tours. Beginners need not worry, as they provide lessons as well.
Take a guided kayak tour of Mono Lake, Crowley Lake, and other Eastern Sierra locations with this company that also provides lakefront kayak rentals, lessons, and sales. No experience is necessary and families and children are welcome.
Enjoy the most panoramic views of all the Eastern Sierra by a winter dog sled ride pulled by the most fantastic working dogs you will ever experience. This place offers half hour, one hour, moonlight rides, and dinner rides. Three to seven days in advance for reservations preferred.
A family owned, full service pack outfit in the Inyo National Forest that provides all types of hiking, camping, and horseback vacations, including their famous horse drives, adventurous hiking or horseback pack trips, and daily horseback rides.