Category Archives: California

North America Snow Report

It’s snowing all over the country! We’ve compiled the latest snow reports to help you plan your next snow vacation. Taos had the most snow with 9 inches in the last 24 hours. Deer Valley and Snowbasin tie for second … Continue reading

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Top Resorts for Snowboarders

Snowboarding has been around since the 1920′s but did not become an Olympic sport until 1998.  Now with its growing popularity resorts are catering to the specific needs of snowboarders.  After all, not all terrain parks are created equally.  We … Continue reading

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Travel & Leisure’s Top Resorts: Which do we offer?

Mountain Reservations is proud to offer 12 of the top 50 resorts in the Continental U.S. We pride ourselves in offering our customers the highest quality vacation options for the best value. Check out some of our amazing properties: Montage Deer Valley, … Continue reading

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Relaxing Lake Tahoe Lodging

North Lake Tahoe – Hyatt Regency We checked in around 6:30 pm on a Thursday evening, just before Memorial Day.  The complimentary champagne offered at check-in was a very nice touch.  Coming from a night of camping, it was refreshing … Continue reading

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Top Three Things to Do in Mammoth in the Summer

If you’re planning a trip to Mammoth Lakes this summer, don’t miss out on these top three activities; hiking Devil’s Postpile, mountain biking on Mammoth Mountain, and getting spooked in the Ghost Town of Bodie. To get to Devil’s Postpine, … Continue reading

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Top Restaurants in Mammoth Lakes

I visited Mammoth Lakes a few weeks ago and thought all of the food was amazing! Here are a few of my suggested restaurants along with a few recommendations from locals that I was unable to get to. 1. Lakefront … Continue reading

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Top Three Restaurants in Mammoth Lakes

There are a lot of restaurants in Mammoth Lakes I would recommend. My favorite would be The Lakefront Restaurant near Tamarack lodge. When you pull into the parking lot you will see an amazing lake and mountain view. The restaurant … Continue reading

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Bear Watching in Mammoth Lakes

Don’t feed the bears. However, part of the adventure in Mammoth must include searching for one of the 48 black bears that live in and around town. Driving around from dumpster to dumpster after 11 pm can be as exciting … Continue reading

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Going to Mammoth

  Mammoth Mountain is fantastic.  Like most things California, it is beyond spectacular!  Have you ever had a dream where you find yourself hiking along a rocky mountain in rugged, pine-covered wilderness completely alone and at one with nature?  I … Continue reading

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Three Family Properties in Mammoth

Being a “Family Guy”, I was curious to see which properties in Mammoth would be most accommodating for a family vacation. For a summer trip I highly recommend the Mammoth Mountain Inn. It is located at the base of the … Continue reading

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