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Lake Mary

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Address: Lake Mary Loop Road, Mammoth Lakes, CA
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Summer vacation

Cabin rentals are the way to go. Pontoon boating on the lake is reasonable. Fresh air and great times. Lots of bears and deer up here at 9,000 ft altitude

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Robert H
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Cabin rentals are the way to go. Pontoon boating on the lake is reasonable. Fresh air and great times. Lots of bears and deer up here at 9,000 ft altitude

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Orange County, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a gorgeous blue skies day to hike in the snow along Lake Mary road while the cross country skiers skied on the groomed Tamarack cross country trails. We sat at the picnic table for the view of Crystal Crgs across the frozen lake.

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

We only do this in winter with snow on the ground because we are always the only ones out but we love walking around the road that loops the lake. In winter the road is virtually never driven on so its just a big white trail. Peaceful and beautiful

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West Covina, California, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Beautiful scenery and well maintained road around the lake. Try to get here in the afternoon when the sun reflects the mountains on the lake surface. Unfortunately there is no hiking trail around lake Mary but you can hike one of the other lakes in the area.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

I could have sat by this lake all day. Such a beautiful part of the world. Great to think about things and enjoy nature with the loved ones!

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Spokane, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

This sub alpine lake is lovely in every way. We hiked around the perimeter, enjoying the trees, water and sunlight after a light snowfall.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

I enjoy going to Lake Mary to hike and enjoy the amazing scenic views. There are nany opportunities to hike around nearby lakes while in the area.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

It was very windy the day we went, so not sure if my review is accurate. It was very pretty and looked like a lot of fisherman may go to.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Stunning vistas. The lake is a tranquil place. Many were fishing even in the blustery wind. There is camping and picnic areas as well.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and two little pups went to visit lake Mary amongst other sites up on the mountain. The weather was perfect this time of year. The lake was gorgeous as it had a walking or bicycle riding path that wrapped around her which was in plain site, easy to get to. There are little cut outs to park along... More 

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