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Great place to bike. Camping and hiking available as well.

There is a really nice bike trail that goes goes from Lake Mary to Horseshoe Lake. This same bike... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Scott F
Day sightseeing hike

Drove up to the campground, and hiked around the shore took a lot of photos and then just enjoy the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Keith M
San Diego, California
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Lake Mary Loop Road, Mammoth Lakes, CA
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Reviewed 6 days ago

There is a really nice bike trail that goes goes from Lake Mary to Horseshoe Lake. This same bike path goes all the way down to Twin Lakes. There is also horseback riding near Twin Lakes. Parking is not great around Lake Mary. Need to...More

Thank Scott F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Drove up to the campground, and hiked around the shore took a lot of photos and then just enjoy the scenery.

Thank Keith M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A fantastic relaxing lake experience with all the toys you could ask for Canoes, Kayaks, Stand Up Paddle Boards, Party Boats, little Boats, and all the gear you'll need to get out there and More! I took a nice week long vacation in Mammoth! I...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lake Mary is a beautiful lake set up against the rocky peaks of the Eastern Sierras. There is no swimming in the lake, however, you can rent row boats, kayaks, canoes, and pontoon boats for reasonable prices. The lake is big enough to spend 2...More

Thank Phil S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You will feel a little out of place if you are doing anything other than fishing. Beautiful spot. My daughter and son in law went out on their paddleboat. They both felt a bit uncomfortable.

Thank ehartlin
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Stayed at the campground site 37. close to toilets and water faucet. Bike paths take you to other lakes, town and other campsites Friendly camp hosts.

Thank Joseph M
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

2 adults and 2 teenagers for an hour on Lake Mary today was great fun and the most beautiful setting. The lake is cold and clear. The mountains make a beautiful backdrop.

Thank J c
Reviewed 13 August 2018

The whole place was great for photography. I used a 12-24mm lens to great advantage, but mid range and telephoto also used. We went in the afternoon when the light was perfect.

Thank Doug m
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Did the Mary Lake loop in early June! Saw some of the waterfalls formed from melting snow from the still snowy top mountains!! It was very windy when we went ... very senic

Thank mtraveller2018
Reviewed 31 July 2018

We went to Lake Mary multiple times during our stay at Mammoth, because it was just so beautiful. It was also easy to find parking around the lake and fish.

Thank moonlightbeachmama
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Response from Robert H | Reviewed this property |
Sprint is usually the least reliable of the major services and I don’t have it so I don’t know.
22 February 2018|
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Response from Natalia B | Reviewed this property |
Only Tamarack owned and operated by mammoth mountain has a view of twin lakes. None of them are actually hotels as one would assume with amenities and 24 hour service, though they are cabins- if you’re looking for a hotel... More
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Response from C W | Reviewed this property |
We saw people of all ages on the trails around Lake Mary and that was in the winter snow. If the roads are open, it's an easy drive and there are picnic tables near the road and parking. There are views of the lake and... More