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    Posted: Feb/03/2011 at 10:20am
I went up to Mammoth for the weekend and it was awesome, but just a long drive for someone coming from LA.

How is Bear Mountain this season?  I haven't been, but would like to know if its just worth it to hit Mammoth instead and save the money for a better experience.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: Feb/03/2011 at 10:23am
I booked 2 nights for vday weekend which isn't even a holiday weekend because it's right before v day so it's regular rate and it cost me 800 bucks for a 5 min drive to Snow Summit, whereas I booked 3 nights in Mammoth for 580 bucks and is right by the lift.  So I'm going to have to say Mammoth.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: Feb/04/2011 at 12:04pm
There's already a thread on Bear/Snow Summit in the west coast forum.

You're also missing the expense of tickets and gasoline. Also if Udyr plans on just commuting instead of staying a night he would probably save a significant amount going to bear as opposed to Mammoth.

If you dont have to stay a night then Bear should be cheaper. The snow is less admirable though compared to mammoth. They have 40+ hours of snowmaking at bear this past week. it was really good in december and january. but i have yet to go back since my trip to whistler. if youre going to go, go on sunday where there are less crowds.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: Feb/05/2011 at 3:55pm
Okay, I'll start posting in the thread, thanks.

The plan would be to go up for the day and drive back afterwards.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: Feb/12/2011 at 10:37pm
I think mammoth is a lot more worth it. We spent 3 days 4 nights and It was really cheap.
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