The Mammoth Lakes Trail System offers boundless recreation opportunities on more than 300 miles of trails. From granite crags to trout-stocked lakes, pine forests to alpine meadows, there’s something for all seasons, interests and abilities, motorized and non-motorized alike. Managed jointly by the Town of Mammoth Lakes and the Inyo National Forest, the system includes connections to three wilderness areas, Devils Postpile National Monument, the Pacific Crest Trail and more. Many of these attractions are accessible right from the center of town! Explore MammothTrails.org and discover the adventures of a lifetime.
Welcome to the Mammoth Lakes Trail System!
- Town (+)
Inyo Craters (+)
- C Trail - Groomed Snowmobile Trail
- D Trail - Groomed Snowmobile Trail
- Earthquake Fault Trail
- F Trail - Groomed Snowmobile Trail
- G Trail - Groomed Snowmobile Trail
- H Trail - Groomed Snowmobile Trail
- Inyo Craters Trail
- I Trail - Groomed Snowmobile Trail
- L Trail - Groomed Snowmobile Trail
- Mountain View Trail
- Eastern Lands (+)
- Mammoth Mountain (+)
- Sherwins (+)
Lakes Basin (+)
- Coldwater-George Trail
- Crystal Lake Trail
- Duck Pass Trail
- Emerald Lake - Skelton Lake Trail
- Heart Lake Trail
- Horseshoe Lake Loop
- Lakefront Path
- Lakes Basin Path
- Mammoth Crest Trail
- Mammoth Mountain - Mammoth Pass Trail
- Mammoth Pack Station Trail
- Mammoth Pass - Crater Meadow Trail
- Mammoth Pass Trail
- McLeod Lake Spur
- Panorama Dome Mountain Bike Trail
- Panorama Dome Trail
- Panorama Mountain Bike Loop
- Seven Lakes Point Loop
- TJ Lake Loop
- Winter Access Corridor - Lakes Basin
- Shady Rest (+)
- Reds Meadow Valley (+)
Mammoth Crest (+)
Hiking along the Mammoth Lakes Trail System offers experiences unique to this part of the Eastern Sierra.
More than a dozen top-ranked elite runners can't be wrong. In Mammoth Lakes, you can run year round on trails ranging from cross-country native dirt to paved multi-use paths to wide-open, traffic-free, two-lane highways.
Shady Rest Path 0.8 mi
One of the most popular sections of the paved multi-use path network within the Mammoth Lakes Trail System, the Shady Rest Path meanders gently downhill through the woods from Highway 203 to Shady Rest Town Park.
Sherwin Lakes Trail 3.0 mi
Climbing steeply from its lower-elevation trailhead off Sherwin Creek Road to a pair of small lakes beneath the peaks of the Sherwin Range, this trail is an excellent option in the spring and early summer.
Trails End Park
Set along the Meridian Connector off the Town Loop, this town park has restrooms, walking trails, a small playground and a world-class skateboard park.
Hours of Operation: Day use only
Twin Lakes Vista
From this parking area and viewpoint, enjoy lovely vistas across Twin Lakes to the Mammoth Crest or out across town to the White Mountains.
Hours of Operation: N/A