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Very helpful staff

Stop here at the start of your visit to Mammoth Lakes - really helpful staff, loads of information... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Vicky D
Godalming, United Kingdom
Permits and some souveniers

A helpful yet busy center. You come here to get hiking advice and pick up your permits. It can be... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Stephen O
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The Mammoth Lakes Welcome Center specializes in providing general information about the Inyo National Forest and surrounding local areas. Stop in for maps of the area and suggestions on great places to hike, camp and visit. The center provides...more
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2510 Main Street, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stop here at the start of your visit to Mammoth Lakes - really helpful staff, loads of information and a great place to find out what you’d like to do in Mammoth Lakes

Thank Vicky D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A helpful yet busy center. You come here to get hiking advice and pick up your permits. It can be a busy place and the lines can build up. Some line up 30 minutes before the center opens to get in line for the permit....More

1  Thank Stephen O
Reviewed June 24, 2018

We stopped in and told one of the Rangers what we wanted to do that day. He gave us a good map and circled all the areas he thought we might be interested in.

Thank Bj M
Reviewed June 8, 2018

We stop by next day after we arrive. The staff was helpful and gave us info about what place we can visit base on weather and season. And we follow her advice and we had great time.

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Reviewed April 23, 2018

First time to Mammoth Lakes, CA? Definitely stop here. They have everything you need to know and how to navigate your trip.

Thank d h
Reviewed March 21, 2018

Stopped by while on a driving trip in the fall. This place is very beautiful. Not may people there. Spent a couple of hours just waking around taking in the scenery.

Thank Mark H
Reviewed February 14, 2018

The Mammoth Lakes Welcome Center is a must-stop for me every time I'm in the area. The friendly staff there has all the info you'll need current weather, trail and road conditions, things to see and do in the area, etc. They carry lots of...More

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Reviewed October 27, 2017

We made this our first stop off as we arrived in Mammouth Lakes. Although we have visited many National Parks this was the first time our daughter had been introduced to the Junior Ranger Programme. Armed with a booklet for her we headed off to...More

Thank fordwater
Reviewed September 29, 2017

In all the years coming to Mammoth Lakes we stop at the Welcome Center to get all the new information on the number one concern, the Bear problem. The Rangers are very helpful and knowledgeable and give important advise. Without their advise you may find...More

Thank Wallace K
Reviewed September 23, 2017

Maybe we lucked out, but Sarah's advice gave us the best trip ever. We had five days and my husband has limited energy due to a health condition, so we wanted to see everything we could without too much exertion. Sarah mapped it all out...More

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July 29, 2015|
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Yes they have tent sites. Reservations recommended-especially for weekends. PRICES: Dry Camp DAY: $25.00 Plus Tax WEEK: $150.00 Plus Tax Water & Electricity DAY: $30.00 Plus Tax Week: $180.00 Plus Tax Full... More
June 2, 2015|
Response from mntgoatpeak |
Check out Rafters Restaurant Thursday Friday Saturday Also some cafes in town like Stellar Brew and East Side Bakery have music sometimes