California’s Eastern Sierra

Minaret Vista

Minaret Vista is the highest lookout point in the Mammoth Lakes area that motorists can drive to during summer months. This scenic overlook offers a panorama of the famous Minarets, the backside of Mammoth Mountain and the far-reaching Sierra landscape. Sunset here is a beautiful photo opportunity. Signage shows visitors the names of the peaks. To reach Minaret Vista take Minaret Road approximately two miles past the Mammoth Mountain Main Lodge Area.

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