How To Survive Your Family Vacation At The Lake

Summer vacations by the lake are a hallmark of American tradition, and should be full of sunshine and great experiences that you and your loved ones will undoubtedly cherish for years to come. However, things like sunburns and soggy purses… Read more

5 Movies That’ll Get You Off the Couch and Exploring Nature This Summer

Ah, the lazy days of summer. Perfect for hitting the trails and soaking up the beauty of nature. But if I’m honest with myself, there have been a few days  where I’ve headed for the couch and turned up the… Read more

V153 – 06/28/14 – 1145 Pyramid Peak

1145 Pyramid Peak, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546 -This fantastic two bedroom Mammoth condo is in The Lodges complex, which is Snowcreek’s sixth development in town.  With close to 1900 square feet all on one level, this home has a very open feeling… Read more

V152 – 06/20/14 – 422 John Muir Road

422 John Muir Road, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546 -This charming log home is located in the Timber Ridge Estates I subdivision off John Muir Road.  The listing agent is calling it “the lowest priced Ski-in Ski-out house on the market”!  The… Read more


Rainbow Falls

A little hike I like to do every spring is from Horseshoe Lake down to Lower Rainbow Falls by way of Mammoth Pass.  The round trip hike is approximately 12-13 miles and 2500 feet ascent/descent.  What I really like about… Read more

V151 – 05/29/14 – Snowcreek IV #576

Snowcreek IV #576, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546 – Talk about some amazing and classic views of the Sherwin Mountain range!  This is one of my favorite places to tackle a quick backcountry (or side/slack country as they call it today) ski… Read more

Springtime in Mammoth Lakes: Bike, Golf or Ski???

Some folks like to use a calendar to tell them when it’s springtime.  Others get notified when their allergies start acting up.  But for me (and many of us here in the Mammoth Lakes area), I know it is springtime… Read more

Homes Selling Above Asking Price

In California last year it was mystery that the real estate market was moving, buyer demand was high, and the listing inventory was low.  Obviously different areas, communities, counties, etc. did better than others, but overall, the CA housing market… Read more

V150 – 04/27/14 – 3 Skyline Place

3 Skyline Place, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546 – This lovely home features majestic views of the Sherwin Mountains, 4 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms and a 2 car attached garage. The house was built in 2003 so it features the benefits of… Read more

Is Mammoth Having an Identity Crisis?

Okay, let’s go back to the beginning.   Well maybe not the very beginning, but ever since I started skiing Mammoth Mountain Ski Area ( this was the logo.  In fact, I can remember as a kid buying a florescent blue… Read more