Monthly Archives: November 2010

Mammoth Mountain Snow and Road Conditions for November 22, 2010

This morning the Sherwin Grade was clear, and not all icy like yesterday. Snow chains were required just past Tom’s place at the top of the grade, and the right lane was less icy than the left lane. Snow banks 3 … Continue reading

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Mammoth Mountain Gets Over 2 Feet of Snow Overnight!

A strong, cold storm blessed Mammoth Mountain last night and dropped some much needed fresh powder for the inevitable influx of Thanksgiving visitors who make Mammoth Mountain skiing part of their Thanksgiving tradition. Mammoth Mountain Ski Area is reporting 21-38″ of … Continue reading

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Mammoth Mountain Ski Area Snow Conditions for November 20, 2010

Well, we are finally getting new snow from the storms that are set to hit this weekend. I checked the web cam at Mammoth Mountain for McCoy Station and you could see the 12-21″ of new powder that fell last night. … Continue reading

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The Best Book Ever Written on Mammoth Mountain and Dave McCoy

I am an avid reader and love to read about the history of Mammoth Mountain Ski Area. The best book I’ve ever read about Mammoth Mountain and Dave McCoy, the founder of Mammoth Mountain Ski Area is “Tracks of Passion” … Continue reading

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Mammoth Mountain Ski Area Snow Conditions for November 19, 2010

Mammoth Ski Club members are waiting for the storm just north of Mammoth Mountain to begin dumping snow. I had planned to ski today, hoping that I would be skiing in a snow storm. But looking at Broadway this morning, I … Continue reading

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How Can You Get Relief from Altitude Sickness at the High Elevations of Mammoth Mountain Ski Area?

This is for Mammoth Ski Club members and family members that experience symptoms of altitude sickness. Today we are going to discuss a frequent unwanted visitor on your trips to Mammoth Lakes and Mammoth Mountain Ski Area. I’m talking about … Continue reading

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Mammoth Mountain Ski Club Goodies Have Arrived!

I have anxiously been awaiting the arrival of the Mammo window stickers and embroidery, and they both arrived today. Well, actually the stickers arrived and I picked up the Mammoth Ski Club embroidered Spyder jacket and Mammo looks fantastic! The image … Continue reading

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Mammoth Mountain Snow Conditions for November 16th, 2010

It was like a spring day today at Mammoth Mountain Ski Area. It has been too warm to make snow the last few nights, so we just have to work with the snow base that exists. I knew there is … Continue reading

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Exciting Developments at Mammoth Ski Club!

I’m excited to tell you that all my months of work is about to come together with the launch of the MammothSkiClub.com website and membership sales. Mammo is looking forward to this being a long, snowy ski season at Mammoth … Continue reading

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What Features Are Most Desirable in a Ski Pole for Mammoth Mountain and Other North American Ski Resorts?

Ski poles don’t get alot of thought by most Mammoth Mountain skiers. They measure the height by placing the pole upside down, and then place their hand just below the basket. When in this position, your arm should be horizontal … Continue reading

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