Mammoth Mountain Ski Resort

Snowcat Tours

Take a ride in a real snowcat for one of the most unique excursions in the Eastern Sierra. Experience the sights and sounds of the snowbound backcountry in the heated comfort of a luxury snowcat. Snack during our daytime tours or ride and then dine in the evening at Parallax restaurant at McCoy Station.

Call 800.MAMMOTH / 800.626.6684 to reserve.

Minaret Vista Midday Tour

Experience the beauty of Mammoth’s backcountry while enjoying a quick bite with a front row seat to the jagged Sierra skyline. Take a luxury Snowcat Tour from Main Lodge to Minaret Summit, where you’ll enjoy the stunning scenery, wine and a fresh fruit and cheese platter and an anti pasta platter. Kids can enjoy a waffle sundae and hot cocoa.
  • Tours are available Friday-Sunday as well as select holidays.
  • Adults $56; Children (12 and under) $25.
  • Tours leave Mammoth Mountain Inn at 1:00pm.
  • Reservations required.

Minaret Vista Apres Ski Tour

After a day on the slopes celebrate a spectacular view over the Ritter Range and the Minarets with a champagne toast at one of Mammoth’s most scenic spots. After a luxury Snowcat Tour, enjoy gourmet hors d’oeuvres and a glass of wine with the sun setting over the Sierra peaks. Kids will be offered a make-your-own waffle sundae bar and hot cocoa. Enjoy a spectacular view of Mammoth Mountain as the setting sun lights up the mountain with stunning colors.
  • Tours are available Friday-Sunday as well as select holidays.
  • Adults $56; Children (12 and under) $25.
  • Tours leave Mammoth Mountain Inn at 3:00pm.
  • Reservations required.

Parallax Snowcat Dinner

Enjoy a gourmet dining adventure at 9,600 feet. Start the evening with a champagne toast followed by a luxury snowcat ride high on Mammoth Mountain to Parallax. A delicious four-course dining experience will be offered and is highlighted by the high-altitude atmosphere and impeccable service. There will also be a special Children's Chef's Table offered for kids ages 12 and under. The experience is completed with a snowcat ride back down the mountain for the most unique dining adventure on, or off, the slopes.

  • Adults $99*; Children (12 and under) $49*
  • Seatings available Friday, Saturdays and during holiday periods.
  • Call 800.MAMMOTH for Reservations
Snowcat Dinners leave from the Mammoth Mountain Inn Lobby. Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to your reservation seating time. Seatings begin at 5:45pm.

* Pricing excludes special events.

Levy Restaurants at Mammoth Mountain

Executive Chef Billy Deaver is heading up Mammoth Mountain’s culinary experience this season. Chef Deaver grew up working on his family’s farm cultivating both table vegetables and large crops as well as tending to some of the animals which they raised and butchered. In culinary school, he worked under Certified Master Chef Detley Martitsch Keiner and graduated top of his class. Deaver later worked with Chef Eric Martin at Rats Restaurant in New Jersey, followed by training in some of New York City’s top kitchens—Picholine, Le Madri, and Daniel. He has since traveled the country, with professional stops including New York, Atlanta, Myrtle Beach, Lake Tahoe and San Diego. Chef Deaver is now bringing his inspiration to Mammoth Lakes where you will find his influence in all of the Mammoth dining properties.