The Mammoth Lakes Trail System offers boundless recreation opportunities on more than 300 miles of trails. From granite crags to trout-stocked lakes, pine forests to alpine meadows, there’s something for all seasons, interests and abilities, motorized and non-motorized alike. Managed jointly by the Town of Mammoth Lakes and the Inyo National Forest, the system includes connections to three wilderness areas, Devils Postpile National Monument, the Pacific Crest Trail and more. Many of these attractions are accessible right from the center of town! Explore MammothTrails.org and discover the adventures of a lifetime.
Welcome to the Mammoth Lakes Trail System!
- Town (+)
Inyo Craters (+)
- C Trail - Groomed Snowmobile Trail
- D Trail - Groomed Snowmobile Trail
- Earthquake Fault Trail
- F Trail - Groomed Snowmobile Trail
- G Trail - Groomed Snowmobile Trail
- H Trail - Groomed Snowmobile Trail
- Inyo Craters Trail
- I Trail - Groomed Snowmobile Trail
- L Trail - Groomed Snowmobile Trail
- Mountain View Trail
- Eastern Lands (+)
- Mammoth Mountain (+)
- Sherwins (+)
Lakes Basin (+)
- Coldwater-George Trail
- Crystal Lake Trail
- Duck Pass Trail
- Emerald Lake - Skelton Lake Trail
- Heart Lake Trail
- Horseshoe Lake Loop
- Lakefront Path
- Lakes Basin Path
- Mammoth Crest Trail
- Mammoth Mountain - Mammoth Pass Trail
- Mammoth Pack Station Trail
- Mammoth Pass - Crater Meadow Trail
- Mammoth Pass Trail
- McLeod Lake Spur
- Panorama Dome Mountain Bike Trail
- Panorama Dome Trail
- Panorama Mountain Bike Loop
- Seven Lakes Point Loop
- TJ Lake Loop
- Winter Access Corridor - Lakes Basin
- Shady Rest (+)
- Reds Meadow Valley (+)
Mammoth Crest (+)
Ski & Snowboarding
From the developed terrain on Mammoth Mountain to the vast extent of adjacent frontcountry and backcountry stashes, the Mammoth Lakes Trail System delivers access to some of the best skiing and snowboarding anywhere.
Options for snowplay include wide-open snow-covered meadows, a variety of popular sledding hills and a commercial, rope-tow-served snowplay area on the road to Main Lodge.
College Connector Path 0.7 mi
The College Connector is a smooth paved path that connects the Town Library and Cerro Coso Community College with the viewpoint at Sherwin Vista on the Town Loop Path.
Hot Creek Trail 0.2 mi
This popular hiking and fishing trail descends gently from the canyon rim and meanders along the south bank of Hot Creek.
Hot Creek is a popular destination for fishing and sightseeing just south of town. The turquoise hot pools, soaring bald eagles and world-class trout fishing make it a top destination.
Hours of Operation: Day use only
Mammoth Mountain Ski Area Main Lodge
The largest of four main portals to the ski area, and a jumping-off point for the Reds Meadow shuttle, Main Lodge offers ski and snowboard services, parking, lodging, dining, corporate offices and a summer recreation center.
Hours of Operation: Call for hours