Mammoth Winter Holidays - Trip Planner

Mammoth Winter Holidays - Trip Planner

With excellent snow and the most open terrain in the U.S., Mammoth will be a true winter wonderland this holiday season!  Plan your entire mountain holiday from this page, and experience the holiday spirit as only the mountains can deliver.


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Special Events


Night of Lights

December 22

This event began almost two decades ago to celebrate the magic of the holiday season with a winter lights show against the majestic backdrop of the ski slopes.

Guests of all ages are invited to ride the complimentary Village Gondola to Canyon Lodge where they can enjoy a fun-filled night complete with a firework show, torchlight parade and more!

Before the show get cozy in The Village at Mammoth after a morning on the slopes. Starting at noon carolers will be roaming the shops, followed by fireside story time and live music with Big Wednesday.

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Prom New Year's Eve

December 31

Dress to impress, tie one on and ring in 2013 at Prom New Years Eve! Relive the big hair, parachute pants and 8-track era at the wildest party of the winter! Headlining the night is the mysteriously-named Imagine Dragons, nominees for the best rock video of 2012 at the MTV Video Music Awards and one of Billboard Magazine's Brightest New Stars of 2012. Joining them will be the raucous DJ duo of Sex Panther, along with the drop dead gorgeous ladies of Duffle Bag Divas, and many more. Click the ticket below to get yours before they sell out!

Lineup Imagine Dragons | Sex Panther | Duffle Bag Divas

Date December 31

Location Canyon Lodge

Doors Open 9pm

Tickets $100 now | $150 later | Available online, 800.MAMMOTH, or any lift ticket window

Age 21+

VIP Service

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Kids Night Out! Evening Child Care Services

Weekends and Holidays

Location: Mammoth Child Care located at The Village at Mammoth
Give yourself extra time to rest, relax, shop and dine while your child enjoys cookie decorating, Wii tournaments, creating crafts and indoor play time with our qualified caregivers!
•    Available Friday & Saturday & Holidays 4:30pm-9pm, ages 2yrs and older

  • Rate per child: $20 an hour
  • Sibling Rate: $10 an hour
  • Available beginning December 15, 2012

•    Reservations recommended, call 800.MAMMOTH to inquire.


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Holiday Dining

December 24 &25

Top off a perfect white Christmas or Christmas Eve with a traditional holiday dinner right on the mountain at the Mountain Side Grill.   For a more intimate dining experience, reserve a table at the Lakefront Restaurant at Tamarack on Christmas Eve and enjoy the best in rustic fine dining.  Or reserve a seat on our Snowcat and enjoy a gourmet dining adventure at 9,600 feet with our Parallax Snowcat Dinner.  Call 800.Mammoth for reservations.

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More Holiday Fun

  • New Year's fireworks in the Village at Mammoth
  • Snow Cat and Naturalist Tours
  • Live music in the Village at Mammoth and on the Mountain
  • Roaming Entertainers in The Village at Mammoth
  • Holiday Art Festivals at Minaret Village Mall
  • For Kids: Breakfasts with Woolly at the Mountainside Grill
  • For Kids: Fireside Story Time at the Plaza Fire Pit in the Village
  • For Kids: Meet Santa Colleen mentioned but I don't see anywhere???


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Grand Openings

Snowmobile Adventures

Opens December 20

Dip into the backcountry for a mountain experience you'll never forget.   Mammoth Snowmobile Adventures is the perfect outfitter for first-timers or seasoned experts.  With top-of-the-line equipment, our expert guides will teach you the basics of safe riding and grant you access to California's greatest playground including: thousands of acres of trails, pristine backcountry, spacious meadows, historic landmarks and lush pine forests.

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Introducing Campo Mammoth

Opens December 21

Mammoth's newest & most anticipated restaurant opening! Campo Mammoth is inspired by Chef Mark Estee's famed Campo Reno, recently named one of Esquire Magazine's 2012 'Best New Restaurants in America.' Campo is your neighborhood restaurant, a gathering spot with great food and drink, sharing good times with friends and family. Offering the best in organic, local and seasonal ingredients, the menu features homemade pizzas, handmade pastas and handcrafted salumi. Craft beers and handcrafted cocktails are also on tap at Campo. Located in the heart of the Village.

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Woolly's Tube Park & Snow Play Area

Opening December 21

Experience the adventure of Woolly's Tube Park & Snow Play Area, perfect for all ages - featuring lights, music, and action! Come take the ride of your life on our groomed tubing lanes or stay warm by the heaters with a cup of hot cocoa. Families with little kids can build a snowman and enjoy the snow play area.  Ready to glide and slide? Our lifts whisk you to the top in mere minutes so you can enjoy a fun ride on a specially designed snow tube on one of our six groomed lanes!  Tubers must be 42" or taller.

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Direct Flights

Fly into Mammoth for the Holidays

Flights from Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, and Orange County!

This winter, daily flights from LAX to Mammoth will be available on Alaska Airlines starting December 1.  Beginning December 18, flights will be available to Mammoth on United Airlines daily from from San Francisco, San Diego, and four days a week from Orange County.

Book flights by calling 800.MAMMOTH / 800.626.6684 from 8 AM to 8 PM to speak to one of our Mammoth Vacation Specialists.

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Alaska Airlines® LAX-Mammoth Snow Pack

Fly LAX-Mammoth for only $66/one way with 10 coupon Snow Pack

Are you tired of the long and expensive drive back and forth from Los Angeles to Mammoth?  Well now you can fly for less than driving!  And oh by the way - it's much faster too!  With the Alaska Airline Mammoth Snow Pack you can be on the slopes in no time at all and save money!

 Snow Packs are on sale NOW at the BEST DEAL available!  Depending on how often you plan to visit this year, you have two options:

  • 10 One-Way Flights for $66 each way ($550 for Snow Pack plus taxes and fees, Total price $660).
  • 6 One-Way Flight for $76 each way ($390 for Snow Pack plus taxes and fees, Total price $456).

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Call 800.Mammoth / 800.626.6684







Stay Slope side For Less During Mammoth's Winter Holidays

Don't miss out on the best perks and benefits Mammoth Lodging Collection has to offer this winter holidays. We set the precedent of offering full-service experiences set for world-class mountain adventure.

  • Benefits just for MVP - Stay at any property in our lodging collection for up to 25% off! This includes Mammoth Mountain Inn, The Village Lodge, Tamarack Lodge and Juniper Springs.
  • Christmas Gift Unwrapped - Stay with us Christmas night and get a free night for future stay.
  •  Night of Lights Package - Receive Night of Lights tee-shirt plus $25 Mammoth Gift Card.

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