Mammoth Lakes Warnings and Dangers

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Most Viewed Warnings and Dangers in Mammoth Lakes

  • 1. CO2 Dangers

    Mammoth Lakes looks like the prettiest little place ever, but there is to some extent, a quite major danger here (not likely to occur while most visitors are here). The town of Mammoth Lakes sits on...

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  • 2. Other Natural Dangers

    It snows alot at Mammoth, and much of the winter snow lingers into summer. Many roads in the area are plowed and open year round (including the road to Mammoth Mountain Ski Area), but some are not,...

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  • 3. Don't sped through the small towns

    If you are driving north to Mammoth, you will be taking highway 395. Before reaching Mammoth lakes, you'll be going through several small towns, Lone Pine, Big...

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  • 4. Bring Chains, late December thru Feb

    The storms can come in fast and furious. It is not uncommon to get several feet of fresh snow over night. While great for skiing, you really need chains to get...

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  • 5. Reading a map!

    Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus, the catchy title of the 1992 bestseller by John Gray, succinctly expresses an ancient dilemma. What--if anything--do...

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  • 6. When driving to Mammoth from...

    When driving to Mammoth from L.A. you go through several small towns (i.e. Lone Pine, Big Pine, Independence) where the speed limit goes down pretty quickly. Be...

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  • 7. Bears!There are about 30...

    Bears!There are about 30 bears around Mammoth Lakes town - so you have to be careful not to leave food in your car - they can rip the doors off! All rubbish...

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