The snow has begun to melt, the sun feels warmer on your skin, Alpine Lakes and trails are open, you’re dreaming of the great “Fish”. Welcome to our playground. Grab your gear and take advantage of one of the greatest outdoor areas in California.

Balloon Adventures

Take a Sierra sunrise hot air balloon ride and experience the flight of your life. Photograph wildlife, forests and the countryside.


Many publications have great maps to help you plan the 2 mile or 10 mile trip. Trails for all abilities from the recreational hiker to the extremist.

Rock climbing

Rock climbing and mountaineering terrain for everyone. Kids learn the basics on the rock climbing wall at Mammoth Mt.


Riders of all abilities can enjoy Mammoth Mt bike park’s extensive trail system. The park offers 100 miles of dirt singletrack trails. New beginner trails have been added to get the family started. Shaded rest stops with water provided.

Canoeing, Kayaking, Water sports

Excellent paddling opportunities, paddleboard on June Lake or bring the ski boats and head to Grant or Crowley lakes.

Horseback riding

From hour long rides to overnight trips or an annual horse drive, the local outfitters can customize your trip. Family fun and beautiful scenery.


Choose 9 holes or 18 Mammoth has two of the most beautiful courses with fairways lined with towering pines, wildflowers and mountain streams.


You can “catch and release” year round on the Owens River or find that special Alpine lake for the elusive golden trout. Monster browns waiting to be caught. Many outfitters to help you have a successful trip.

Off road 4WD trails

The Eastern Sierra Motor Touring Guide offers tips and back road tour itineraries. Off Road rentals are available to help you explore.