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Why Buy Mammoth Real Estate?

The below infographic provided courtesy of the California Association of Realtors provides a look into what motivates a “first-time home buyers” to finally throw in the towel on renting and secure a place of their own.  This same infographic compares those top four...

Tesla Charging Stations in Mammoth

Well for those of you that own a Tesla vehicle, I’m sure you are already aware of the four Tesla Supercharger Stations in Mammoth Lakes: Juniper Springs Resort The Village Lodge at Mammoth Westin Monache Resort 80/50 Mammoth But I was running errands yesterday and I...

2016 Real Estate Outlook for Mammoth Lakes

The Mammoth Lakes real estate market has always followed the trends of what Southern California is doing, but typically about six months behind.  There are several factors that feed into this pattern, but the key one is the fact that Mammoth Lakes is a small resort...

Mammoth Rocks 2015 – A Taste of the Sierra

The Village at Mammoth provides a space for family friendly community events year round on their wide-open plaza. Throughout the summer The Village holds a variety of festivals, concert series, and movie series that are open to the public and FREE. This year, August...

Technical Climbing in the Eastern Sierra

Situated in between Yosemite Valley and Bishop, Mammoth Lakes is surrounded by some of the worlds best climbing. The monstrous granite walls of Yosemite Valley are just over two hours away and bouldering in Bishop is 45 minutes down the grade, which makes Mammoth...

Kayaking in the Greater Mammoth Area

Mammoth Lakes is home to almost every action sport you can imagine: downhill mountain biking, road cycling, cross country cycling, hiking, waterskiing, wakeboarding, trail running, climbing, and so much more. Although these activities are what draw most people to...

June Lake Triathlon

Named “The toughest race in the most beautiful place,” the June Lake Triathlon, held at 7,600 feet above sea level, lives up to its name. The race is conducted every July at the incredibly scenic June Lake and has been listed as one of the nation’s top 22 races. It is...

Bishop/Mammoth Post-Trail Hunger

Photo credit: Patty Hensley I stared longingly into my bear canister brimming with empty Ziploc bags as I chewed the last bite of my final peanut butter Clif Bar. It was the concluding day of my eight-day trek through the stunning Barrett and Amphitheater basins and I...

How to Make a Mammoth Lakes Move Easy!

Let’s face it; nobody enjoys the process of moving from one home to another.  And when dealing with a move to, from, or within Mammoth Lakes, there can often be additional factors like weather, ice, stairwells, and more.  But this doesn’t have to be a stressful...

No Snow in Mammoth

Well as if the title of this blog post isn’t sad enough, then I look out my office window with it being the first day of February, and I’m astonished on how dry it is out there.  It looks like either July when almost all the snow is melted away, or October after a...

Mammoth Optimism

After living in the small town of Mammoth Lakes for over 11 years, I’ve seen a lot of friends come and go.  This town can definitely be a transient town, as it can be tough to get ahead as a young professional here.  Many residents consistently are working two or...

Mail & Trash Service in Mammoth Lakes

How do I receive my mail living in Mammoth Lakes? If you are a new Mammoth resident, then you most likely will need to be able to receive mail.  But if you look around at all the homes and condos here, there are no mailboxes.  Why is that?  Well the answer is really...