Play it Safe on Big Bear Lake

Big Bear Lake, CA, July 6, 2013 - Boaters are reminded to use extra caution on the water this weekend. More boating accidents occur during the July 4th holiday than any other time, and the number one cause is boat operators not paying enough attention. Consider designating a second person on board to help look out for other watercraft, obstacles, … [Read more...]

Life Jacket Trade-In Location Change

Big Bear Lake, CA, May 24, 2013 - The Department of Boating and Waterways, along with the Big Bear Municipal Water District and the Big Bear Lake Coast Guard Flotilla, will sponsor the 14th Annual Life Jacket Trade-In on Saturday, May 25th, from 10:00 a.m. until they run out of jackets.  The new location for the Life Jacket Trade-In is at the … [Read more...]

Missing Man Found Dead In Big Bear Lake

Fawnskin, CA, April 15, 2013 - A man was found dead in Big Bear Lake yesterday. According to the San Bernardino Sun, the 50-year-old missing man from Sugarloaf was found in a car submerged in Big Bear Lake. Richard Adrian Cisneros was last seen on March 31 when he left a friend’s home in Fawnskin. He was later reported missing. The San … [Read more...]

UPDATE: Volunteers Needed To Count Bald Eagles – Cancelled

UPDATE: Big Bear Lake, CA, March 8, 2013 -  Due to snow and road conditions in the mountains, the bald eagle counts at Big Bear Lake, Lake Hemet, Lake Gregory, and Lake Arrowhead have been cancelled for Saturday March 9th. ORIGINAL STORY: Big Bear Lake, CA, March 6, 2013 – Volunteers are needed to help the Forest Service count bald … [Read more...]

Transportation Funding Approved

Big Bear Lake, CA, January 23, 2013 - Continuing the push to rebuild California’s infrastructure, the California Transportation Commission (CTC) has allocated $64 million to 43 projects that will reduce traffic congestion and repair highways, local streets, and bridges. The allocations include $42 million from Proposition 1B, a transportation … [Read more...]

Ice Rescue Training

Big Bear Lake, CA, January 14, 2013 - Local Firefighters will be conducting Ice Rescue training on Big Bear Lake this week. The training will take place today (Monday), tomorrow (Tuesday) and Thursday at about 1pm each day near Stanfield Cutoff. … [Read more...]

Pedestrian, Bike & Equestrian Master Plan Meeting

Big Bear Lake, CA, December 12, 2012 - The Big Bear Lake City Council and Planning Commission will gather to discuss the Big Bear Valley Pedestrian, Bicycle, and Equestrian Master Plan Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 11am. The meeting will include outcomes of community involvement, and a discussion of outdoor recreation economic development … [Read more...]

DWP Pipeline Projects

Big Bear Lake, CA, December 4, 2012 - During this year’s construction season, the Big Bear Lake Department of Water & Power (DWP) completed Pipeline Rehabilitation Projects replacing about 5.5 miles of pipeline in Big Bear Valley. The pipelines replaced were undersized and aging. The new pipelines will result in a more reliable water system … [Read more...]

Prepare For Winter – Get Snow Poles At City Hall

Big Bear Lake, CA, November 10, 2012, 6am - It’s time to begin preparing for the winter season, and the City of Big Bear Lake is dedicated to helping residents. Snow poles are available for purchase at the Civic Center at a cost of $12.50 per pole (+ tax). The Civic Center is located at 39707 Big Bear Blvd. and is open to the public Monday … [Read more...]

Back to Big Bear Regatta Set for September

Big Bear Lake, CA, September 9, 2012 -- Lake Arrowhead Fleet 434 invites skippers and crews to the Back to Big Bear Regatta, September 29 and 30. This is a Hobie One-Design series, sanctioned points event to be sailed on Big Bear Lake, and will include both spinnaker and non-spinnaker classes.. Entries must be current members of HCA; applications … [Read more...]