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.
Updated 3/4/2014. We have 24 kilometers of trails open and the cross country skiing is spectacular! Newest trails to open is Mineshaft, Pine City, Lucky Strike and Dome and Vista.
Our full moon tours snowshoe tours are scheduled for March 14-16 and the moonlight ski tour is March 15th. Call the ski center for more information on any of these programs or to make reservations.
Prepare for the Mammoth biathlon by joining our group skate lessons at noon on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
Mark your calendars for the Annual Mammoth Marathon on April 6th.
Special offer: Starting March 9th our Spring Trail pass is available for the rest of the 2014 season. That's six weeks of skiing for only $175. Pays for itself in 7 days of skiing. Call the ski center for more details.
Our hours are 8:30am-5pm. Starting January 20th the Orange line will leave the Village on the hour and leave Tamarack on the :15.
For up-to-date information on races, clinics, group and private lessons, please call 760-934-2442 ext. 8.
Daily Trail and Snow report updated at 8:15, please call: 760-934-2442 ext.7.
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!