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Main Lodge

Main lodge in winter.

About Main Lodge

With gondola access straight to the summit, trails and parks for all ability levels, child care, ski-in, ski-out lodging and a variety of dining options, Main Lodge is a great place to start your ski day. Need gear? Mammoth Sports at Main Lodge has the latest outerwear, boards and skis to elevate your game. When it's time for a break, grab some grub or order your favorite drink at Tusks Bar, or head out on the sundeck to watch all the action go down at the Unbound Main Park.


10001 Minaret Road
Mammoth Lakes, CA


Follow Hwy 203 into the town of Mammoth Lakes. Turn right at the second stoplight, Minaret Road. Take Minaret Road to Main Lodge (about four miles). When you reach the resort area, Main Lodge is on your left, and the Panorama Gondola, Yodler Restaurant & Bar, and Mammoth Mountain Inn are on your right.

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Parking Map


Accessible Lifts

  • Panorama Gondola
  • Broadway Express (Chair 1)
  • Unbound Express (Chair 6)
  • Discovery Chair (Chair 11)

Lift operations are dependent on weather and snow conditions. Lift access subject to change without notice. View lift & trail status for real-time updates.

Directions Around Main Lodge

Located on the first floor of the Main Lodge. Enter from the parking lot entrance marked TICKETS near the far right (western) end of the building.

Located on the second floor of the Main Lodge. 

Located on the second floor of the Main Lodge adjacent to the Rental Shop.

Bottom of Discovery Chair 11. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your lesson start time with all of your equipment. This will allow us time to assess your ability level and ensure that you are placed in an appropriate class.

Located on the first floor of the Panorama Gondola building in the Main Lodge area.

Located in the lobby of the Mammoth Mountain Inn.

Located on the first floor of the Panorama Gondola building in the Main Lodge area.


  • Tickets & Season Passes
  • Rental & Demo Shops
  • Premium Equipment + Locker Service
  • Ski & Snowboard School
  • Mammoth Sports Retail Shop
  • Mammoth Child Care (at Mammoth Mountain Inn)
  • Fort Coworking Space
  • Ski Patrol
  • Restrooms

Dining Options

  • Broadway Marketplace
  • Sierra Grind
  • Tusks Bar
  • Yodler Restaurant & Bar (across the parking lot)
  • Mountainside Bar & Grill (inside Mammoth Mountain Inn)

Nearby Activities

  • Scenic Gondola Rides
  • Snowmobile Adventures
  • Snowcat Tours
  • Woolly's Tube Park

Nearby Lodging

  • Mammoth Mountain Inn

Getting Here

Location Details & Services

Main Lodge & Vicinity

Ticket Lobby                                                                                         8AM–4:30PM
Main Lodge Ski & Snowboard School 8AM–4PM
Main Lodge Ski & Snowboard Rentals 8AM–4:30PM
Main Lodge Ski & Snowboard Demo Shop 8AM–4:30PM
Main Lodge Tuning & Repair Shop 8AM–4:30PM
Mammoth Sports Retail Shop (Inside Main Lodge) 8AM–5PM
Broadway Marketplace 7AM–3PM
Tusks Bar Sat-Sun 8AM–5PM, Mon-Fri 11AM–5PM
Snowmobile Adventures 9AM–4PM
Woolly's Tube Park & Snow Play 10AM–4:30PM
Yodler Restaurant & Bar Fri-Sun 11AM–7PM, Mon-Thurs 11:30AM–5PM
The Outpost – Melt House & Boundary Bar
(Back Side of the Mountain)        
Sun-Thurs 11AM–3PM, Fri-Sat 10AM–3PM
Mountainside Bar & Grill at
Mammoth Mountain Inn 
7–10AM, Fri-Sun 11AM–4PM, 5–9PM
Sierra General Store at
Mammoth Mountain Inn
Fri-Sat 7AM–9PM, Sun-Thurs 7AM–7PM
Child Care at Mammoth Mountain Inn Call for availability 

Main Lodge Map & Virtual Tour