Mammoth Mountain now open

A record breaking storm brought epic rainfall to the Eastern Sierra recently.

Tuesday morning of last week, Mammoth and much of the region awoke to a world transformed with almost a foot of new snow. The snow reached down to the Long Valley floor and along the foothill communities.

The storm added three feet of new snow to the top of Mammoth Mountain Ski area for a total depth of almost five feet of snow.

The Mountain is now open for the season two weeks earlier than scheduled.

Story First Published: 2021-11-05