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Mammoth Lakes - Lake Mary in California

Trip Overview

Paddled on Lake Mary (Mammoth Lakes Basin).

It was a calm, and partly cloudy day. We saw a bald eagle. Only the second time I've seen one in the wild.

This is a beautiful area.


Campgrounds are numerous in the area.


no permits are required if you launch from the sandy south side.

If you launch from the northside - Pohono marina; the launch fee is $15.


From the town of Mammoth Lakes, follow California state Hwy 203 west. follow the signs to Twin Lakes, Lake Mary, Lake Mamie, and George Lake.

  • Duration: Day Trip
  • Sport/Activity: Kayaking
  • Skill Level: Beginner
  • Water Type: Flat/Sheltered Water
  • Group Rates: No

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