Winter Trails Around Mammoth Lakes Area
When setting out into the woods around Mammoth, look for blue
diamonds marking cross country ski trails. Discover more about
cross country skiing, snowshoeing and winter walking in the Mammoth
Lakes area from the resources listed below.
Mammoth Nordic web site updates grooming reports on trails
including Shady Rest Park, Mammoth Creek and Obsidian Dome Nordic
MLTPA web site provides trail information.
The Mammoth Lakes Welcome Center and Ranger Station at the
entrance to town (State Hwy. 203) serves as the trailhead for
numerous trails as well as a complete information center with free
winter recreation trail maps. 760.924.5500.
Rock Creek Lodge
At the threshold of the John Muir Wilderness, Rock Creek Lodge
offers a unique winter backcountry experience for all levels of
cross country skiers. Facilities include a restaurant and
Inyo Craters Trail
8 km round trip, moderate/easy. A classic easy Mammoth ski tour.
Relatively flat, well used so you won't be all alone, with a good