With 18 years of keeping both locals and visitors relaxed and refreshed Lighthouse Spa has the kind of reputation people trust. Literally a stone’s throw from the waters of Lake Tahoe, Lighthouse has established themselves as a true local favorite. Specializing in massage and offering a wide range of therapeutic techniques the Lighthouse staff will ease away those aches and pains, leaving you stress-free and feeling great. Not to be forgotten, Lighthouse also offers a full assortment of facial, waxing, and wellness services and can out-call their services to your home as well.
Enjoy the shores of Lake Tahoe from a welcoming and relaxing atmosphere.
Just off the shores of Lake Tahoe and in the middle of Tahoe City, Clearwater Day Spa brings the calming peace of the lake to their loyal customers. With an array of treatments from massage and facials to waxing and nail care the professional staff at Clearwater will have you feeling fresh and relaxed in no time. Clearwater strives to create a welcoming and calming atmosphere of serenity for their guests and with phenomenal views of the lake and some of the most experienced therapists in the basin they’re sure to do just that.
This spa is located right in the middle of beautiful Tahoe wilderness
If you believe that old real estate motto; Location, location, location; then this is your spa. Located at mid-mountain, the Ritz-Carlton Highlands Spa brings relaxation and rejuvenation right into the middle of the spectacular Tahoe wilderness. There’s no lack of luxury either. With 16 serene and picturesque treatment rooms and an impressive list of treatment options and a full schedule of holistic wellness options to boot, the Highlands Spa will keep you fully pampered and rejuvenated. This is truly the way to finish off an incredible day on the slopes.
Located at the bottom of the hill, this is a convenient stop for relaxation.
Located in the village at the bottom of the mountain Balance Holistic Health is your first stop for après ski relaxation. Offering a full array of massage, facial, manicure/pedicure, and acupuncture services in addition to yoga, Tai Chi, and nutritional options for those with a little more active focus, Balance has something for everyone. Balance also works with many local public and private events so if you’d rather have them come to you their certified staff of therapists can track you down at your hotel, or condo.
Yes, golfing. In the winter. Frosty’s has a full indoor mini-golf course, open year round to keep your swing, or at least your put, in shape during those winter months. While we’re a bit reticent to promote going indoors in such a beautiful outdoor area, we understand that sometimes you just want to get out of the cold a little bit and who doesn’t love put-putting through a clown’s mouth or over the drawbridge of a castle? This is sure to be a kid pleaser and offers a respite from the elements of those overly stormy or blustery days in Mammoth.
See the majestic scenery that surrounds Mammoth from the comfort of a luxurious, heated snowcat on one of Mammoth Mountain’s snow cat tours. Day tours trek into the backcountry for stunning views of the Minarets and other high alpine peaks that surround Mammoth Lakes. At night take a luxurious ride to Parallax on Mammoth Mountain for a truly unique, gourmet dining experience. All tours depart from the Main lodge. Kids are welcome and cameras encouraged on all tours. Mammoth also offers custom tours for groups.
Yeah yeah, we know, museums, yawn. But this is different, we promise. Take in 500 years of skiing history including an extensive collection of vintage Mammoth photos and equipment as well as historical skiing artifacts from the Eastern Sierra. The sheer amount of skiing equipment, photography, and literature here is staggering and the rotating exhibits are impressive. The Mammoth Ski Museum also screens the film “Mammoth Dreams” chronicling the founding of Mammoth Mountain Ski Area in their Pioneer Theater daily, a must see for any and all ski fanatics.
Mammoth’s impressive outdoor ice rink is a great spot for those just mastering their slip and slide to those working on their salchows and triple axels. Right across the street from Mammoth High School and on the shuttle line, the rink offers public skating sessions, pick-up hockey, lessons, and special events all in one of the most incredible settings you’ll ever find. Left your skates at home? Not to worry, rentals and sharpening are available as well as limited snacks and beverages. Make sure to bundle up for evening sessions as the temperatures do drop.
From quick 50-minute jaunts to multiple-day overnight excursions, Mammoth Dog Teams has a little something for everyone.
Dog sledding is more than an arduous multiday event in the Alaskan wilderness. Mammoth Dog Teams maintains an experienced crew of 37 dogs ready and panting to take your family on a beautiful and thrilling adventure into the wilds of the Eastern Sierra. From quick 50-minute jaunts to multiple-day overnight excursions, Mammoth Dog Teams has a little something for everyone. Learn about the history (stretching back to the late 1920’s in the Mammoth area) and inner-workings of a sled dog team as you mush along through some of the most scenic country in California.
Rope-tow access to sledding means you don't have to hike back up.
You know the hardest part about sledding? It’s getting to the bottom of the hill, excited from the rush of flying downhill only to realize that now you’ve got to tromp back up the hill to do it again. Sledz takes out that extra effort, providing full rope-tow access to their tubing hill on Minaret road, on the way to the Main Lodge. Experience the thrilling rush of flying down the mountain in a safe and friendly environment. Sledz is cash only though so make sure to hit the ATM back in town.