Kick and Glide In the Beautiful Lakes Basin
Escape to the serene tree-lined trails of Mammoth's scenic Lakes Basin for an unforgettable winter experience. Nineteen plus miles of freshly groomed skating, classic and snowshoe trails await cross-country skiers and snowshoers of all abilities. In the tranquility of the backcountry, only the sound of winter birds and your own locomotion fills your ears as the bustle of town dissolves. Experience the Sierra in a way few others do: come play in the woods.
Tamarack Cross Country Ski Center will open for the season on Friday, December 6th, 2013. Our hours are 8:30am-5pm. The Master's class scheduled to start on December 7th will begin at 9:00am. There is still time to sign up and join us, come on by.
For up-to-date snow and trail conditions please call 760-934-2442 ext. 7.
Registration for the Masters program is now open. Click on Masters Program for more information. For more information about all of our programs, please see the specific program page or you can call the Ski Center at 760-934-2442, ext. 8.
Tamarack has the distinction of providing the only winter resort complete with a full-service Ski Center in Mammoth. Guests can cross country ski or snowshoe around the extensive trail network that loops and criss-crosses Mammoth's outer reaches. Vistas include frosted lakes, snow-covered peaks, forested trails and the back side of Mammoth Mountain. Trails are groomed daily and clearly marked.
- Ski Center is located next to Tamarack Lodge
- Knowledgeable Ski Center staff
- Rental equipment
- Lessons and training programs
- Basic supplies and winter gear
- Restrooms throughout trail system
- Maps marking trails throughout
- Fireplace and Lakefront Restaurant inside lodge - stop in for a warm treat!