Immersed in the Sierra
Give your next vacation a return to authenticity in our exclusive cabins on the shores of Twin Lakes, where active travelers have escaped for nearly a century to Mammoth's premier lakeside resort.
"Top 10 Lakeside Retreats" – Yahoo Travel
"Top 10 Lakeside Resort" – Sunset Magazine
One of Conde Nast Traveler's Top 50 Ski Resort properties
Exclusive lake cabins
Shroud yourself and loved ones in the timeless luxury of the California mountain lifestyle. Tamarack balances rustic charm and modern elegance to ensure that every minute - indoors and out - counts. Do you dream of hooking world-famous Alpers trout in our glassy alpine lake? Want to see the backcountry on cross-country skis straight from your front door? Experience the splendor of autumn? Our one-of-a-kind location on the edge of Mammoth is one of the last developed areas before paved roads give way to pure wilderness. Spend an evening at the renowned Lakefront Restaurant. Cozy up by a flickering fire. Enjoy a warm day on your log cabin deck. Experience the immersed world of Tamarack.
At a glance:
- Lakeshore setting in Mammoth Lakes Basin
- Direct access to the Lakes Basin Bike Trail (May - November)
- Located within the network of cross country ski trails (December - April)
- Official California Historically Registered Site
- The first LEED (eco-conscious) cabin in Mammoth Lakes
Enjoy the beauty and fresh air of the Upper Lakes Basin while you cruise with your bike on the Lakes Basin Path. Let the Trolley do the pedaling! Board the Trolley in front of Tamarack Lodge and take it uphill, into the Basin, ending at Horseshoe Lake. Take your own time meandering downhill, back towards the Tamarack Lodge. Make sure your camera is ready as there are endless photograph opportunities of beautiful lakes and possibly even some wildlife!
Immerse yourself in the tranquil atmosphere of the Twin Lakes. Tamarack Lodge has boats, canoes and kayaks available from sun-up to sundown! Whether you plan on landing the catch of the day from a row boat, or soaking up the mid-afternoon sun in a canoe or kayak, the experience on Twin Lakes is one that you’ll never forget!
Walking and hiking amongst the trees and birds of the Eastern Sierra can be done right from your cabin door, at Tamarack Lodge! The Lakes Basin boasts several miles of picturesque trails that will take you to some of the most beautiful lakes in the Sierra. Our friendly Front Desk Staff is available to help you choose a hike that fits your needs in every way!
While you are enjoying the beauty that Tamarack and the Eastern Sierra have to offer, why not put your feet up and enjoy a glass of wine on your cabin’s deck? Or maybe relax at the barbecues overlooking Twin Lakes while you grill up your catch of the day. Or you could indulge in a memorable lunch from the Lakefront Restaurant, while soaking in the sun on our patio with an amazing view of the Twin Lakes. Dining at the Lakefront is experience of a lifetime, no one should miss out!
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