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is a lava dome
complex west of the town of Mammoth Lakes, California
, in the Inyo National Forest
and Mono Counties
It is home to a large ski area
on the Mono County side.
Mammoth Mountain was formed in a series of eruptions that ended 57,000 years ago. However, Mammoth still produces hazardous volcanic gases
that kill trees and caused ski patroller fatalities in 2006.Mammoth Mountain Ski Area
is a large ski resort
in the western United States
, located in eastern California
along the east side of the Sierra Nevada
mountain range in the Inyo National Forest
Mammoth has more than 3,500 acres (1,420 ha) of skiable terrain,
serviced by 28 lifts. The area has 3,100 ft (940 m) of vertical,
rising to an elevation
of 11,059 ft (3,371 m),
and enjoys a long ski season. The resort was founded 64 years ago in 1953 by Dave McCoy
and, since 2005, has been owned by the Starwood Capital Group
In 2017, Mammoth Resorts announced its sale by Starwood to a partnership of Aspen Skiing Company
and KSL Capital Partners.
The model is created at a scale of 1:36,000 with 1.5x vertical exaggeration. It features a built-in base, so it sits perfectly on a desk or in a frame.
Model Data Sources: USDA, USGS