Focused Planning Efforts
The Town of Mammoth Lakes is pursuing a planning project to enhance and develop an OHV trail system in the Shady Rest Inyo Craters sub region of the Inyo National Forest adjacent to the Town of Mammoth Lakes.
March 18 + 19 2016: Land management informational meetings, on-site demonstrations, and presentations designed to collect public input for the implementation of winter elements of the Town of Mammoth Lakes Trail System Master Plan.
On March 26, 2014, Mammoth Lakes District Ranger Jon Regelbrugge made his decision to authorize the design and construction of an OSV/OHV staging area along Sawmill Cut-Off Road in the Shady Rest Area.
On February 11, 2013, the Mammoth Ranger District of the Inyo National Forest initiated an environmental analysis process under NEPA for the redevelopment of two user-created Off-Highway Vehicle/Over Snow Vehicle (OHV/OSV) staging areas.
The Sherwin Area Trail Special Study (SATSS) laid the groundwork for the for the "Sherwins Working Group (SWG)" and the "Sherwins Area Recreation Plan (SHARP)". SATSS developed initial trail alignments, recreational activities and public access in the Sherwins study area.