What to Pack & Wear on a Winter Trip to Mammoth Mountain, California | Furrocious Furr
What Clothes Should I Pack & Wear for a Trip to Mammoth?
Mammoth Mountain is indeed "Mammoth" with over 3,500 acres of skiable terrain. It packs in 28 lifts, four ski lodges, a super pipe, several terrain parks for beginner to advanced, a vertical rise of 3,100 feet and an average snowfall of over 33 feet per year. The record breaking amounts of snow fall allow the resort to be open through Memorial Day and often 4th of July.
Mammoth is about a 6 hour drive from Los Angeles bringing many winter sport enthusiasts with beach party style attitudes from LA and San Diego. There are several great apes ski spots and a village with shops, restaurants, and bars. There is also a very small airport for those who don't want to do the drive.
Mammoth also offers cross country skiing and snowmobile trails. Throughout the year Mammoth hosts several events including:
Mammoth Night of Lights
Each winter the town of Mammoth holds its Night of Lights event, complete with a spectacular winter light show complete with a fireworks display and a torchlight parade, music and activities for the whole family.
The Fresh Tracks Festival is a must-attend event for anyone who loves skiing, snowboarding, dressing up, dancing, amazing live music, and the outdoors. Dj's will be spinning the latest tunes on the slopes, apres ski and at the after party indoor location all weekend long.
Elevation is Mammoth's gay ski week welcoming guy, gals, and everyone in between to a week of slope style fun, meeting new friends, making lasting memories, and apres ski dance parties that are off the hook.
The core mission remains the same after 20 years: “2,500 fun, friendly and sexy riders. 12 major parties. 0 attitude.”
With fun winter events to attend, activities to enjoy and slopes to ride you will want to be sure you packed everything you need. Follow our easy guide on what to pack for a winter trip to Mammoth Mountain.
Warm Jackets & Coats
When it comes to winter travel, it's essential to pack a warm and high-quality coat or jacket to ensure comfort and safety in cold weather conditions. A good coat not only provides warmth but also shields you from wind, snow, and rain. It can make all the difference in your winter trip, enhancing your experience and enjoyment.
Without a proper coat, you might feel cold and uncomfortable, which can hinder your ability to appreciate the activities and sights around you. Therefore, investing in a good coat is essential for a fun and memorable winter vacation.
Furrocious coats are the ultimate choice for any occasion, made in Los Angeles using soft and top-notch materials. They offer a perfect fit, versatility, and practicality with numerous pockets and backpack straps. These coats strike the ideal balance between style and comfort, keeping you cozy and warm throughout your winter adventure. Packing a Furrocious coat is a smart choice for making a fashion statement and ensuring comfortable warmth, ensuring a fantastic time on your trip.
The Apres Jacket
The Apres ski scene can be the perfect way to unwind after a day of skiing, snowboarding, or other outdoor activities. However, being uncomfortable in a bulky or unflattering coat can put a damper on the festive atmosphere. Choosing a stylish, cozy, and warm coat or jacket can make all the difference in enjoying the fun and relaxing vibe.
Furrocious Furr coats offer an excellent option for those seeking both fashion and function. With a variety of designs that cater to individual styles, these coats are made with high-quality materials, ensuring both comfort and durability.
From short to long, hooded to collared, bright colors to neutrals, thick furs to lighter weights, sparkly or novelty fabrics, and even light up furs., Furrocious Furr has a coat or jacket to suit every personality and wardrobe. You can find the perfect coat or jacket to match your style and stay cozy during your Apres ski activities. We also do custom coats, just contact us.
Base layers by @montecwear
Layered Tops & Bottoms
When preparing for a winter trip, it's important to pack layers of clothing to ensure comfort in changing temperatures. By having multiple layers of tops and bottoms, you can adjust your clothing to match the fluctuating temperatures throughout the day. This ensures that you won't feel too hot or too cold, allowing you to fully enjoy your winter activities.
For men we like Montec's state-of-the-art winter gear combining style and function.
For men's & women's fun, retro style base layers, and ski wear check out OOSC.
If you want to wear that sweater dress or skirt get a pair of fleece lined stockings. We recommend fleece tights Blostirno Fleece Lined Tights
Fleece lined leggings and ski thermals can go under any outfit. One of our favorites fleece leggings is Uniqlo HEATTECH Ultra Warm Leggings
Boots by @moonboot
If your winter vacation involves snowy or wet conditions, it's crucial to invest in high-quality waterproof footwear. Waterproof boots not only offer comfort and warmth but also provide good traction and durability to last for multiple seasons. When it comes to selecting the right après ski boots for navigating icy and snowy conditions, choosing a reliable brand is key.
Take a look at our recommended list of winter boot brands for some inspiration.
Scarf & hat from @nikikillick
Accessories (Hats, Gloves, Scarves, etc.)
Accessories like hats, gloves, and scarves are essential for staying warm during chilly weather. Choosing the right cold weather accessories can provide warmth, versatility, and style to your outfit.
Faux Fur Accessories
At Furrocious Furr we do custom order faux fur infinity scarves and long scarves and matching wrist paws. Perfect for a chilly winter night or hiding from the snow, faux fur scarves will always be a winter essential. They can add a fun pop of color or interesting pattern and layer of warmth and coziness to any outfit. DM us to make your custom order faux fur accessory today.
If you want to feel ultra cozy try our oversized, cowl neck, animal ear Simian Hood which can be worn a s a shawl too.
Shop Apparis for faux fur bucket hats to add a little fun to your look.
Hats & Scarves
Don't forget to pack some stylish and warm hats and scarves for your winter trip. These accessories not only provide warmth but also add a touch of flair to your outfit. Choose materials like wool, cashmere, or fleece for their comfort and insulation properties.
We love designer Pom Pom hats from Kyikyi.
Don't let the cold weather cramp your style on your winter vacation! Pack some stylish and warm mittens or gloves to add a pop of color and texture to your outfits. They not only keep your hands cozy but also make a statement and enhance your winter fashion.
The classic Isotoners offers eco friendly warm & functional gloves for men and women.
Warm, woolen socks are a must-have for keeping your feet comfortable during the winter months. Check out our top picks for the best woolen socks to keep your feet happy and snug: Bombas, Smart Wool, Fitssock, or Heat Holders.
Winter vacation things you might forget to pack
Here are some suggestions for essential items to pack for a winter trip:
Sunscreen - Protect your skin from the sun's strong rays, which can reflect off the snow, by wearing sunscreen.
Lip balm - The cold and dry winter weather can cause chapped lips, so don't forget to bring some lip balm to keep your lips moisturized.
Hand and foot warmers - Keep your extremities warm by bringing some cheap disposable hand and foot warmers, especially if you don't have heated socks, gloves, or insoles.
Sunglasses and goggles - Protect your eyes from the harsh winter elements and the glare of the sun reflecting off the snow by wearing sunglasses or goggles with interchangeable lenses for different conditions.
Swimsuit and flip flops - Many mountain resorts offer hot tubs as an après-ski activity, so be sure to pack your swimsuit and a pair of flip-flops to wear to and from the tub.
Order the Perfect Outerwear from Furrocious Furr!
Discover the perfect balance between warmth and fashion with Furrocious Furr's collection of faux fur outerwear. Our assortment includes a variety of coat and vest styles for both men and women, offered in a broad spectrum of colors and interchangeable faux fur choices. If you can't find what you're searching for, we also provide personalized options.
Visit our website to explore our women's collection and discover chic and vibrant alternatives.