Poker Run Will Benefit Grizzlies

Big Bear Lake, CA, August 26, 2013 -- The 18th Annual Run for the Grizzlies is scheduled for September 7, 2013 from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm at a new host location: Northwoods Resort & Conference Center. The Friends of the Big Bear Alpine Zoo invites the motorcycling public to participate in this fundraiser supporting the Zoo’s grizzly … [Read more...]

Sharing the forest smartly: “Be Bear Aware”

San Bernardino National Forest, May 15, 2013 - May is “Be Bear Aware” Month and the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) reminds the public to act responsibly in bear country. As black bears emerge from hibernation, their search for food often leads them into campsites and residential neighborhoods, where trash and food is readily … [Read more...]

Don’t Feed The Bears!

REVISED: Big Bear Lake, CA, September 25, 2012 -  Black bears have been spotted frequently in residential neighborhoods in recent weeks, pawing through trash cans and even bird feeders.  In both Fawnskin and Sugarloaf, female adult bears have been making the rounds with a pair of cubs.  Residents are advised to use animal proof trash cans and … [Read more...]

Christmas Weekend Activities

Big Bear, Ca, December 22, 2011, 12:00pm - With the snowfall we received earlier this week, Big Bear is a beautiful white landscape.  This holiday weekend, there are many different activities that families and friends can participate in.  The Alpine Slide and Big Bear Snow Play will both be open on Christmas Eve and Christmas day, allowing … [Read more...]

Bears Set State Record in Eight Overtimes

Big Bear, Ca, October 17, 2011, 4:00pm - The Big Bear High School Football team has something to cheer about, after they set a state record at last Friday’s football game against Desert Hot Springs.  The game went into overtime eight times, with game play finally ending at 11:20pm.  The Bears won the game in the eighth overtime with a final … [Read more...]