Mammoth Mountain Ski Resort
21°F
12°
4-5"
New Snow
26-60"
Base Depth
21°F
12°

3-Day Forecast

Sat

29° 25°
Mostly Clear

Sun

42° 18°
Partly Cloudy

Mon

27° 10°
Mostly Cloudy

4-5"

New Snow

New Snow

24
Hours

4.0"

48
Hours

4.0"

72
Hours

4.0"

26-60"

Base Depth

Base Depth

Main Lodge

26"

McCoy Station

36"

The Summit

60"
 

Dave McCoy Featured in Powder Magazine

by Woolly Mammoth | Aug 07, 2014

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Dave McCoy, born in 1915, founder of Mammoth Mountain Ski Area. PHOTO: Scott Markewitz

Dave McCoy, the legendary founder of Mammoth Mountain Ski Area over 60 years ago, continues to inspire new generations of skiers, snowboarders and mountain enthusiasts of all sorts. Powder Magazine recently published a profile on this Maverick ski industry pioneer, in its ongoing column, Soul Gallery. 

“If you look at most ski areas in the country, they are run by rich men and Wall Street types,” says Hub Zemke, who founded Hexcel Skis in a space provided by McCoy. “But here’s a man who only had a high school education and built a ski area based on his leadership qualities. He had the dream, he skied, and he was a working entrepreneur. He literally put up the lifts and strung the cable. And he didn’t give a damn about the money.”

Read the full article here

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