Mammoth Mountain Ski Resort
43°F
31°
56-174"
Base Depth
43°F
31°

3-Day Forecast

Wed

37° 26°
Rain

Thu

32° 24°
Snow

Fri

35° 27°
Snow

56-174"

Base Depth

Base Depth

Main Lodge

56"

McCoy Station

112"

The Summit

174"

Scenic Gondola Rides

Mammoth's Favorite Attraction


The summit of Mammoth at 11,053 feet provides one of the most stunning views you'll find in California. Take a scenic trip up the Panorama Gondola for a 360 degree vista of Sierra Nevada peaks and a commanding view of the San Joaquin River Valley below. Grab a lunch at the cafe at the top, then visit the Eleven53 Interpretive Center and on-mountain learning stations to discover the history and wonder of the Sierra.

Location: Get on the Panorama Gondola across from Main Lodge
Weather permitting: Be sure to check lift status for weather holds
Tickets: Available online, by calling 800.MAMMOTH or at any ticket counter

Winter Hours of Operation: 

November 21 - Memorial Day
7:30AM–3:30PM Daily      

Last ride to the summit departs at 3:30PM; last ride to McCoy Station departs at 4PM.

Eleven53 Interpretive Center

Eleven53 Interpretive Center

With interactive exhibits for all ages that change periodically, a full time docent and panoramic views featuring the Sierra and White Mountains, Minarets, Mono Lake, Yosemite peaks and beyond, Eleven53 is the central hub of the Explore Mammoth experience. Admission is free with a Scenic Gondola Ride ticket, lift ticket, or Cali4nia Pass.

Topics may include:

  • Volcanic History
  • Geology & Geography
  • Weather Patterns
  • Cultural Heritage
  • Natural History

Eleven53 Cafe
Enjoy a scenic lunch at the top of the mountain. Take a quick break from the slopes or hop on the gondola all the way to the top for lunch with a view. Offering classic sandwiches, fresh salads, soups, kid favorites and snacks. Open daily for lunch.

 

Pricing

Scenic Gondola Ride (single ride)*
Age Group Price**
Adult 23 – 64 $25
Youth 13 – 22 $19
Senior 65 – 79 $19
Child 5 –12  $12*
Kids 4 & under FREE
Seniors 80 & over FREE
Cali4nia Passholders All Ages FREE


* Two children (5–12) can ride free with each paying adult, $12 thereafter
**Save 10% when you book your tickets at least 7 days out




Book online  or call 800.MAMMOTH to purchase your Scenic Gondola Ride tickets.

Advanced Booking Activity Cancellation Policy
Once booked, you are able to modify or cancel an activity with the following restrictions: Cancellations made at least 7 days prior to the scheduled activity will result in a full refund less a $35 cancellation fee; modifications to an existing scheduled activity will also incur a $35 change fee. Modifications or cancellations made within 7 days of the scheduled activity date up to 4PM on the day prior will result in an Activity Change Credit being issued for the value of the original activity. Reservations cannot be modified after 4PM on the day prior; cancellations at this point will result in a total forfeit of the cost.

Activity Change Credits are non-refundable and must be redeemed by the end of the 2015/16 winter season. They can be applied towards the purchase of any Mammoth Mountain activity by calling 800.MAMMOTH with at least 24-hours prior to your planned activity