Mammoth Mountain Ski Resort
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Scenic Gondola Rides and the Eleven53 Interpretive Center will be open for Memorial Day weekend and then on Friday-Sunday until resuming full operations on June 12.

Call 800.MAMMOTH(800.626.6684) to purchase your scenic gondola tickets today!

Breathtaking Views, Lunch, and Learning

The summit of Mammoth at 11,053 feet is perhaps the most stunning view you'll find in California. Enjoy 360 degree views of over 400 miles of high altitude peaks. But don't be fooled by the remote elevation – once you reach the top you'll discover there's plenty to do. You'll be amazed at what you find above 11,000 feet.

Location: Get on the Panorama Gondola at Main Lodge.
Weather permitting: Be sure to check lift status for weather holds.
Tickets: Available at Main Lodge ticket counter.

Winter Hours of Operation: 

Opening Day (Nov 13, 2014) through Memorial Day (May 25, 2015)
Saturday & Sunday      7:30am-3:30pm
Monday-Friday            7:30am-2:00pm
Closed (May 26 - June 11, 2015)

Summer Hours of Operation:

June 12 - September 27, 2015
9:00am-4:30pm Daily

Eleven53 Interpretive Center & Cafe at Mammoth Mountain

Eleven53 Interpretive Center - With a full time docent, interactive exhibits for all ages, café, and panoramic views of the Eastern Sierra, Eleven53 is the central hub of the Explore Mammoth experience. Admission is free with a scenic gondola ride ticket, ski area lift ticket or any Mammoth season pass.

Exhibits change periodically.  Topics may include:
  • Volcanic history
  • Geology & Geography
  • Weather Patterns
  • Cultural heritage
  • Natural History
  • Views of the Minarets, Mono Lake, Yosemite peaks, and hundreds of miles of high altitude Sierra mountains.

Eleven53 Cafe - Take a quick break from the slopes and grab a gourmet sandwich, bowl of chili, fresh salad, soup or a light snack at the summit of Mammoth Mountain. Eleven53 is also the perfect place for non-skiers to grab a bite and experience the grandeur and beauty of California's highest resort peak.


Scenic Gondola Ride (single ride)*
Age Groups Price
Adult 19 - 64 $24
Youth 13 - 18 $19
Senior 65 - 79 $19
Child 5 - 12  $12*
Kids 4 & under FREE
Seniors 80 & over FREE
Passholders All Ages FREE

*Child (5-12) two free per paying adult, $12 thereafter