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Document and Entity Information - USD ($)
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2016
Feb. 21, 2017
Dec. 30, 2016
Document and Entity Information [Abstract]      
Entity Registrant Name Mammoth Energy Services, Inc.    
Entity Central Index Key 0001679268    
Entity Current Reporting Status No    
Entity Voluntary Filers No    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31    
Entity Filer Category Non-accelerated Filer    
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer No    
Document Type 10-K    
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2016    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2016    
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q4    
Amendment Flag false    
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   37,500,000  
Entity Public Float     $ 121,331,674