Whitmore Pool Opening Day - June 12
The Whitmore Pool will OPEN for full operations (including swim lessons and public recreational swimming) on Saturday, June 12. Join us this Saturday to celebrate with FREE admission from noon-6:00pm. Lap swim is currently scheduled every morning Monday-Friday and Tuesday and Thursday afternoons. Swim times are scheduled for a duration of 30/45 minutes to allow for rotation of swimmers. Lap Swim is offered on a first-come basis. Swimmers are asked to be considerate of all patrons’ access to the pool.
For further information, schedules and rates, please visit: www.WhitmorePool.com.
Summer Camps and Programs Update
Our new Treasure Hunters 2-Day Camp will OPEN for online registration this Monday, June 14 at 8:00am (PST). Join us for 2 days of treasure hunting fun by learning the basics of orienteering, map reading, and geocaching.
Online summer registration remains OPEN and we still have availability in the following camps and programs:
- 3-Day Mountain Bike Camp (Sessions 2 and 3)
- Climbing Camp (Session 4)
- Explorer 2-Day Camp (Sessions 3 and 4)
- Fly Fishing Camp (Session 1 and 2)
- Mammoth Sampler Camp - Child (Session 3)
- Wave Rave Minis Skate Camp (Session 3)
- Week Long Group Swim Lessons
Town of Mammoth Lakes to host 2021 Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular at Crowley Lake
The Town of Mammoth Lakes in partnership with Crowley Lake Fish Camp is extremely proud to bring back the Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular to Crowley Lake on Sunday, July 4, 2021. The Independence Day fireworks show promises to be a bright and striking display of color in the Eastern Sierra night sky. This year’s custom designed “Sky Concert” will propel over 851 shells into the Eastern Sierra sky for a mesmerizing 17 minutes beginning at approximately 9:15 p.m. (weather permitting). The show will simulcast live on KMMT 106.5 – tune in and enjoy! The Town of Mammoth Lakes would like to acknowledge L.D.C. and Mono County Community Services Area 1 for their generous donations and long-standing support of this generational community event at Crowley Lake. Click here for all the details.
Adopt-A-Hole Sponsorship Program
Online requests for the Shady Rest DiscGolfPark® Adopt-A-Hole Sponsorship Program are now open - only 4 holes remain! The Shady Rest DiscGolfPark® Adopt-A-Hole Program will ensure sustainable funding for on-going maintenance and course enhancements. The program is open to everyone – businesses, organizations, clubs, groups, families, and individuals. The Parks and Recreation Department will accept sponsors for the Adopt A Hole program on a first-come, first-serve basis, consistent with the Department's Sponsorship Policy.
Parks and Facilities Update
Whitmore Pool, Trails End Park, Volcom Brothers Skatepark, Shady Rest DiscGolfPark, Shady Rest Park, Whitmore Recreation Area, Community Tennis Courts (1-4) and the multiuse pathways throughout town and the Lakes Basin are OPEN. Learn more about our parks and facilities here.
Community Recreation Center (CRC) Update
Hamel Contracting Inc., the Town’s contractor for the new Community Recreation Center (CRC) continues to make great progress preparing the site for the foundation of the Sprung Performance Arena and utilities. As per the Town's Municipal Code, work is permitted on the site Monday - Saturday from 7am - 8pm. Temporary park closure: For the duration of construction for the new Community Recreation Center (estimated 12 months), the Mammoth Creek Park playground, restrooms and parking lot will be CLOSED to the public. The Town will maintain public restrooms on the eastside of Mammoth Creek Park accessible from the multi-use path. We invite you to enjoy one of our many playgrounds at Trails End Park, Shady Rest Park and the Community Center. We apologize for this inconvenience and appreciate your understanding as we work towards enhancing our community recreation amenities. For additional information about the new CRC, please visit the dedicated website and look for #crcupdates on Facebook.
Parks and Recreation Jobs
Join our team this summer! Now taking applications for seasonal senior camp counselors, camp counselors, recreation coordinators, swim and tennis instructors, and parks maintenance workers. Get more info and apply here.