Tag: Big Bear Mountain Resorts

Mammoth Resorts to Acquire Bear Mountain Resorts

Big Bear, CA, Sept. 24, 2014 – Mammoth Mountain Ski Area, owner of both Mammoth and June Mountain, announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Big Bear Mountain Resorts which includes both Bear Mountain and Snow Summit, for 38 million dollars. Closing is subject to certain conditions including shareholder approval. The combination of these four iconic California mountain resorts will create one of the nations largest ski companies with over 2 million visitors per year. To celebrate the occasion, Mammoth has announced a new season pass that includes unrestricted access to all four mountains at a discounted rate of $689. for adults. The new Cali4nia Pass will go on sale at the Hot Dawgz and Hand Rails event at Bear Mountain this Saturday and then will be available online for a limited time only at...

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Kids Ride Free With PB&J

Big Bear Lake, CA, February 1, 2014 – Even without the recent snowfall, our local ski resorts would’ve been busy this weekend, hosting special events on both days. Today, it’s the Peanut Butter and Rail Jam at Bear Mountain, Volcom’s amateur snowboard contest. This free event features multiple divisions for men and women of all ages, and the top 5 in each division qualify for the 2014 World Championships and a shot at a $15,000 purse. The Big Bear competition is free to spectators with lift tickets or passes. Today and tomorrow, Women’s Edventures is offering ski and snowboard clinics, at both Bear Mountain and Snow Summit. The workshops include lunch, goodie bags, four hours of instruction, video analysis plus a personalized strategy for improvement. The team of female, professional instructors carry advanced certification in  Alpine, Nordic and boarding to accommodate students of all skill sets at Lake Tahoe and at Big Bear Mountain Resorts. It’s too late to join in this weekend, but you have until February 22 to sign up for the next Edventure, which is scheduled for March 1st and 2nd. For details, call (714) 469-6748....

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In Loving Memory: Sean Jacques 4/28/1967 – 10/16/2013

Big Bear Lake, CA, October 24, 2013 – A Celebration of Life for Sean Jacques is scheduled for Saturday, November 2 at Bear Mountain Resort at 4:30 p.m. Sean passed away October 16 and is survived by his wife, Suzie, his son Anthony and daughter Alexandra as well as his parents, sister, nieces and nephew. Following his wishes, his organs were donated to those in need. Sean Anthony Jacques was born in Sacramento on April 28, 1967 and moved to Big Bear Lake when he was seven years old. He attended Big Bear Elementary, Big Bear Middle School and Big Bear High School as the class of 1985. Following graduation, he served in the United States Navy for six years as an FC2 (Fire Controlman). Sean then returned to Big Bear Lake to work for Big Bear Mountain Resorts, where he served for 15 years. In loving memory, his wife dedicates his favorite poem by Ralph Waldo Emerson: “To laugh often and love much; to win the respect of intelligent persons and the affection of children; to earn the approbation of honest citizens and endure the betrayal of false friends; to appreciate beauty; to find the best in others; to give of one’s self; to leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to have played and laughed with enthusiasm...

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Discount For Lift Tickets & Lodging At Big Bear Mountain Resorts

Big Bear Lake, CA, November 12, 2012, 12:30pm – Today is the first official day of the 2012-2013 winter ski season at Big Bear Mountain Resorts (Snow Summit and Bear Mountain). In celebration of opening day at Big Bear Mountain Resorts, the Big Bear Lake Resort Association announced a 48-hour sale that offers a 50 percent discount off midweek lift tickets bundled together with 25 percent off lodging accommodations good for the 2012-2013 winter ski season. The offer is only available for purchase until 9am on Wednesday, November 14. To qualify for the 50 percent off lift tickets to Snow Summit and Bear Mountain guests must book at least one night lodging accommodation for arrivals during the 2012-2013 winter season. The 48-Hour Lift Ticket Special Offer is a one-time 48-hour sale that is available at www.bigbear.com or by phone at 800-424-4232 from 9 a.m. to 5 pm. Availability is limited, blackout dates and other restrictions may apply, and the offer cannot be used with any other specials or...

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Hot Dawgz & Hand Rails

Big Bear Lake, CA, September 19, 2012, 6:00am – Bear Mountain’s 9th Annual winter kick-off party is coming this Saturday, September 22nd. Hot Dawgz and Hand Rails is your last chance to get the best price on your winter season pass. The event will include a Snowboard competition featuring forty of the top jibbers in snowboarding, 130 tons of man-made snow and new urban style park features. Vendor Booth City will be open by 11 am, offering games and tons of giveaways. The BBQ on the 13,000 square foot deck includes a Hot Dog eating contest and Full Bar for the 21 & older crowd. DJ Slip Matt will be playing all day and the Power 106 DJs will be there with...

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