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Real Ski in - Ski Out High on the Mountain Great Views

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview


Details
Property
condo
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 - 5 nights

About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

A truly unique location on Mammoth Mountain ! Timber Ridge is the highest location in Mammoth, looking down over Canyon Lodge and the Owens Valley. Ski in and ski out (down) to Chair 8 and Canyon Lodge or to Chair 15 & 24 at Eagle Express where lift tickets are sold and miss the lines at Canyon Lodge. (In the summer these same runs become a world class mountain bike trail). The condo has gorgeous views of the Sherwin Range from the living room and master bedroom. The clubhouse directly across from the condo features 'his and hers' saunas, a large spa and a summertime swimming pool. This small complex is surrounded by the national forest, creating a woodsy, remote atmosphere. Nightlife is down the hill (approximately 2 miles) where there are many excellent restaurants and bars.

Remodeled 'down to the studs' two years ago, the kitchen and bathrooms feature custom cabinetry and stone accents as well as heated travertine floors throughout (except for bedrooms where there is new carpet). Sitting in the living room in front of a roaring fire, the view is of surrounding forest and the Owens Valley below. The kitchen with it's custom cabinetry, new appliances and extensive cookware make it easy to stay in and enjoy a meal at home. The master bedroom invites escape with a flat screen tv, gorgeous view of the Owens Valley from the 4 poster bed and a 3/4 bath featuring a heated floor, custom stone accents and a frameless shower enclosure.

The second bedroom has heated, carpeted floors, mirrored wardrobes and a comfortable extra large chair and ottoman. The double twin trundle bed can be attached to become a king bed. Two large windows make the room light and airy.

The garage is attached with stairway access so there is never a need to unearth your car after a snowstorm. The association owns a snowplow/loader which plows our driveways immediately in the event of a storm.

After a day on the mountain, ski home thru the woods (there are trail markers on Bluejay and Chickadee pointing the way to Timber Ridge). Come home to hot drinks, a crackling fire and beautiful sunset views. Go for a soak and a sauna at the clubhouse across the driveway. Make dinner at home or go to one of the terrific restauants just down the hill.

Area activities include superb cross country skiing (just down Lake Mary Road at the Tamarack Cross Country Ski Center), snowmobiling, dog sledding, sledding and back country snowshoeing. Hot springs soaking is popular year around. Summer fun includes golfing, hiking, fishing, backpacking, mountain biking and horseback riding. We are located directly on the world class mountain bike trail that the winter ski runs become in the summer. There are several outlet shops in town including Ralph Lauren and Bass for the less motivated.

As a result of the mountain being developed the last few years, there are more great restaurants and nightlife all over town and on the mountain. Most of the lifts are high speed and enclosed. There is gondola service to the top and to a mid-mountain lodge where skiers and non-skiers can enjoy excellent food at a beautiful restaurant as well as great service at the less formal cafe.

Our favorites restaurants are Nevados and Tamarack Lodge (I never get tired of walking through the enclosed entry lined to the rafters on either side by firewood.) Tamarack is authentic old style lodge with a huge fireplace,lots of deep sofas and hot drinks. They serve French food and have a good wine list. Nevados is very good California cuisine and equally good drinks. A fun, less expensive restaurant we eat at is Angel's, just down the road. The Stove on Old Mammoth Road is an institution that serves huge breakfasts. Our favorite after ski is the Yodler across from Main Lodge. No amount of will power has kept us from Schaat's Bakery, a mecca of wonderful bread, gorgeous pastries, mountain size sandwiches and soups. There is a Schaat's in Bishop and another on the main road to the condo.

Town of Mammoth Lakes TOT tax certificate # 5535

Keywords: Condominium, ski in ski out, Timber Ridge, view. Serious skiiers love our condo. Woods,

ski trails, private, woodsy

More Details

Owner
Diane Valine
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, german, spanish, dianevaline@hotmail.com
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
February 18, 2017

About Diane Valine

My family is crazy about any sport that delivers maximum thrills. We scuba, kayak, kite surf, wind surf, sail and of course, snowboard and ski. We live in Southern California near the beach. There are three of us and lots of relatives, especially in ski season.

Diane Valine purchased this condo in 1998

Why Diane Valine chose Gold Country / High Sierra

We found and bought our condo by accident. An old friend told us she was no longer able to endure the altitude and wanted to sell after thirty years (she was an original owner). We went to Mammoth and found that her condo was ON the ski runs and had a gorgeous view. At that time, Timber Ridge was relatively unknown to all but the locals. We were thrilled with the feeling of remoteness and being surrounded by the forest. My guys love skiing home for lunch and I like staying home drinking morning coffee looking at the great view. I love cross country skiing at Tamarack Ski Center which is right down Lake Mary Road

What makes this condo unique

Real ski in ski out DOWN to two different lifts

A great view

A totally remodeled unit. New kitchen, new bathrooms, heated floors

Surrounded by forest on three sides

Guestbook comments from the owner

A great location for the serious skier. Easy to get to the back bowls and first tracks.
Feb 2010
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Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(32 traveler reviews)

Real Ski in - Ski Out High on the Mountain Great Views
average rating of 4.5 based on 34 reviews
Newport Coast, CA
5

Awesome Ski In Ski Out Location, Great condo, Great value!

  • 5 of 5
Verified Stay

We just returned from our Mammoth ski week and I cannot say how much we enjoyed this property. The location is to die for, with amazing views and a true ski in and ski out location. The condo had everything we needed including a well supplied kitchen, a fireplace stocked with wood and our favorite feature which was the heated floors throughout. Could have not been more cosy and comfortable. Really looking forward to our next trip in this condo! Property owner was extremely friendly and helpful. Thanks again!

  • Submitted: Feb 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

TERRIFIC

  • 5 of 5

The Owner Diane, called us to let us now about road conditions. So nice- Great Skiing, easy trails in and out, Very nice condo

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind review. We appreciate knowing our guests enjoyed themselves. Diane
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San Pedro, California
5

Fabulous Place!

  • 5 of 5

This was a great place to stay. Two wide ski trails thru the woods to either lodge. Deep powder all the way. The condo is beautiful can't wait to return.

  • Submitted: Feb 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: A big thank you to my guests who took the time to write a review. I appreciate the kind words. We love our place and get a kick out of others enjoying it as well.
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Newport Beach
4

Excellent location, easy access to the slopes

  • 4 of 5
Verified Stay

We are a family of four and very much enjoyed our stay in Timber Ridge. The unit was perfect for a family of our size. We especially enjoyed the convenience of the short walk to the slopes. The condo was nice and clean & there was plenty of wood for the fire. The hot tub is conveniently located right across the street.

  • Submitted: Jan 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We very much appreciate our guests writing a review. Thank you for the time and effort. Best wishes to you and your family and hope to see you back soon. Diane
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5

Everything was great!

  • 5 of 5
Verified Stay

Everything was great. Diane was very responsive and happy to help when we had questions. Tons of snow, but the roads in the immediate vicinity to the condos were constantly plowed. The ski-in/ski-out part was a little challenging due to the unusually huge amount of fresh powder.

  • Submitted: Jan 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Chris, It was a pleasure having you stay at our condo. Thank you for your time to write a review. Our ski trails are plowed by the mountain but due to dumping 10 feet in three days, it was hard to keep up. We look forward to seeing you again. All the best, Diane
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5

Fantastic place

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful unit, great ski in ski out. There were so many terrific reviews, but I called the owner regarding a recent bad review before booking. The owner stated that they were a problem guest. There were certainly no problems with the unit when we were there, it was decorated perfectly and had every amenity we could ask for. If you're looking for a place to stay, you can stop looking.

  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Ala, I truly appreciate your taking the time to write a review. We work hard to create an atmosphere we would enjoy on our own travels. The best reward is hearing from our guests and knowing they had a great time. Happy New Year ! All the best, Diane
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Map

Nearest Airport
6 Miles
Mammoth Airport
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Whiskey Creek
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
7 Miles
Highway 395
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Whiskey Creek, Nevados, Angel's
Nearest Ski
0.5 Miles
Between Eagle and Canyon Lodges
Nearest Point of Interest
Canyon Lodge
Nearest Point of Interest
The Village
Nearest Point of Interest
Whiskey Creek

Just north of Mammoth we found people offering dog sled rides. It was just great, silently gliding thru the forest where no one had been but the dogs and their sled I think kids would really love it.

There is also a sledding park where person and sled is hauled up the hill to sled back down. .

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Rates & Availability

Mammoth Lakes Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Presidents Weekend
Feb 17 2017 - Feb 21 2017
3 night minimum stay
$450
 
 
Winter
Feb 22 2017 - Apr 8 2017
2 night minimum stay
$350
From
$395
Fri,Sat
 
 
Easter
Apr 9 2017 - Apr 22 2017
5 night minimum stay
$450
 
 
Late Winter
Apr 23 2017 - May 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$350
 
 
Summer
Jun 1 2017 - Nov 18 2017
2 night minimum stay
$150
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$350
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $95
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 14.0%

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Amenities

Mammoth Lakes Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ski-In ...
  • Ski-Out ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Each bathroom has custom tone and tile work. The master bedroom has frameless glass shower. The hall bath has a tub shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (1) Great view of the Owens Valley from four poster bed. New, flat screen tv in the master bedroom., Twin or Single Beds (1) 2 twin beds in new bedroom. The beds can be brought to the same height and connected to make a king bed. The room features heated, carpeted floors, mirrored warbrobe closet, roomy easy chair, ottoman and two large windows., Sleep Sofa (1) is L-shaped-sofa and has a custom pillow-top mattress.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Sauna ...
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
Surrounded by national forest with spectacular vu's of the Sherwin Mountain Range and Owens Valley from l/r and master bedroom, make this condo unique. Real ski in- ski out from front door to Canyon Lodge or Eagle Lodge. Adjacent to Mountain bike park. Custom kitchen and bathrooms, heated travertine floors, stylish furniture, a large stove/fireplace and built in humidifier make this a great place to return to after a day on the slopes. An extensively equipped kitchen and new appliances may make you want to stay in. If not, excellent restaurants and bars are just five minutes away. Two large flat screens provide a view to the outside world from the comfort of your living room. Attached garage. Pool (summer only), spa and sauna are right across the driveway. Ski locker in garage. High on the mountain, amidst the forest, this is the place to get away from it all. With no drving necessary, you can be first to the lifts and get fresh tracks.,

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