Old Mammoth Area
The Old Mammoth area in Mammoth Lakes is the area in the southern part of town, and encompasses the Snowcreek golf course and all five phases of the Snowcreek master plan community. A wealth of outdoor activity is at your fingertips in Old Mammoth, including easy access to fabulous Mammoth hiking trails, including Mammoth Rock and the Sherwins, horseback riding in the meadow, camping facilities nearby, the motocross track that hosts the annual Mammoth Motocross, fishing in Mammoth Creek - if you look closely you can usually spot snowboard tracks on the Sherwins for those adventurous enough for the hike up the mountain in the winter time!
Old Mammoth also has easy access to the many shopping and dining alternatives town, some within walking distance to the numerous condominium complexes offering Mammoth vacation rentals. Finally, Old Mammoth is serviced by the town shuttle offering easy access to the ski area and any part of town. The area features Snowcreek condos, a sprawling master planned community, and Snowflower, just steps away from the golf course or the shuttle. Other condominium communities include Mammoth Creek, La Vista Blanc, Sunrise, Woodlands and many more.
The Town area of Mammoth Lakes is the main shopping and commercial district, featuring shops and restaurants of every kind, equipment rentals, a movie theater, several grocery and liquor stores, a pharmacy, bars, post office and more. On the dining front, Mammoth Lakes boasts a variety of quality restaurants, from fast food to five star. Some of our favorites are Burger's Restaurant (you guessed it), The Mogul Steakhouse (best salad bar in town), Angel's and Grumpy's. The entire town is serviced by the shuttle, whisking visitors from their condos up to the slopes and around town.
The town area has many Mammoth lodging choices, featuring hotels and condos, including Timberline Condos, in very close proximity to restaurants and shopping. Other condominium communities and hotels/motels in the Town area of Mammoth Lakes include: Wildflower, Mountain Shadows, La Residence, Winterset, and many more.
See our Mammoth Lakes Area Guide for more information on Mammoth Lakes and the surrounding area.