’80s Flashback: Mammoth Spring Ski Fashion

Warmer weather slope action at Mammoth Mountain is nothing new, as recently released photos reveal.

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Walkmans and shorts: This was the spring skiing scene back at Mammoth Mountain in the early 1980s. The ski resort recently released some retro snapshots of the annual April-May tradition.
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Walkmans and shorts: This was the spring skiing scene back at Mammoth Mountain in the early 1980s. The ski resort recently released some retro snapshots of the annual April-May tradition.
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Sleeveless skiing is a common sight up the Sierra-located mountain come the springtime, but did the '80s bring a bit more flair? Some might say "for sure."
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Jeans on the ski scene way back when.
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Mammoth is projected to shutter for the season around the end of May.
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A puffy-style '80s vest and rainbow suspenders? Yes and yes.
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Memorial Day Weekend is often one of the busiest times of the year on the slpes, and short sleeves abound (though gloves are ever-present).
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Boots and shorts? People wore it in the '80s, as these retro-tastic pictures confirm. Will you make Mammoth before the spring ski season winds down in May? Don't forget your Walkman or puffy vest, style skiers.
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