Category Archives: California

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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Selecting the Right Area to Stay in Mammoth: Summer Fun

Located in the High Sierras of California, Mammoth Lakes is a wonderful summer vacation destination. When staying in Mammoth Lakes, you are near several state and national parks including my personal favorite, Yosemite. With more hiking, biking, boating and fishing … Continue reading

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Top 3 Things to Know About Mammoth

Mammoth Lakes, CA is home to boundless activities and recreation for all types of travelers.  Whether you’re planning for a weekend trip with your best buddies or for a family vacation, there is something for everyone in Mammoth. In the … Continue reading

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Mammoth Brewing Company Tasting Room

A highlight of my Mammoth trip was a visit to the tasting room at the Mammoth Brewing Company. After a day of hiking we headed to there to quench our thirst. We ordered a tasting flight which included six 2 … Continue reading

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Gambling + Snowboarding in South Lake Tahoe

Living in Salt Lake City provides me access to many of the top ski resorts in the country and some of the best snow on earth. However, we have laws in Utah that keep us from doing one of my … Continue reading

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One Day in Heaven(ly).

I was sitting at my desk one day when I got a call from a colleague of mine wanting to know if I wanted to go to Lake Tahoe to go skiing.  Since I have never been there I jumped … Continue reading

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Lunch at the Hyatt at Incline Village

While spending the week in Lake Tahoe, we visited the Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe Resort to have lunch at the Lone Eagle Grill.  One of the premier restaurants in the area, the Lone Eagle Grill is located on the property … Continue reading

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Lake Tahoe Area: My Ten Favorite Things

I recently took a trip to the Lake Tahoe area, visiting Heavenly, Kirkwood, and Northstar. Here are ten of my favorite things about the area: Heavenly 1. There’s something cool about skiing across a border. Heavenly sits astride the border … Continue reading

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