Get Outdoors for National Trails Day

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Fawnskin, CA, June 4, 2015 - Since 1993, National Trails Day, sponsored by the American Hiking Society, has grown to inspire many thousands of people nationwide to celebrate and give back to the trails they love on one dedicated day. America's 200,000 miles of trails allow access to our natural world for recreation, education, exploration, … [Read more...]

Distinguished Big Bear Residents to Receive ‘Eagle of Excellence’ Awards

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Big Bear, CA, May 27, 2015 - The Rotary Club of Big Bear Lake will host its eighteenth annual “Eagle of Excellence” Community Service Awards Ceremony and Dinner on Sunday, June 7th. The dinner and awards ceremony is dedicated to honoring members of the Big Bear community that exhibit a very high caliber of professionalism, enthusiasm, work … [Read more...]

Build and Explore: It’s Skyline Trail Weekend!

Big Bear Lake, CA, August 13, 2013 – After countless hours of trail building by volunteers, the Skyline Trail is ready for its public debut. The grand opening is scheduled for Saturday, August 17 at 10 a.m. at the trail head located at the intersection of Forest Service Roads 2N10 and 2N06. The event will include a ribbon cutting ceremony, … [Read more...]

Skyline Trail Build Day

Skyline Trails Foundation

Big Bear Lake, CA, December 6, 2012 - While you may not be able to ski and board much this weekend, you can still take advantage of the dry weather and get in on the last Skyline Trail Build Day of the year. The Big Bear Valley Trails Foundation wants you to know that the first 3.5 miles of their new hiking, biking, and equestrian trail is almost … [Read more...]

Skyline Trail Building Day

Big Bear Valley, CA, September 21, 2012, 6:00am - The Big Bear Valley Trails Foundation needs your help for the Skyline Trail Building Day this Sunday, September 23rd. Groups will meet at two times, 9am and 12:30pm for three hours each at Skyline Corner, the junction of Forest Roads 2N06 and 2N10. Carpool up to the site from the Bear Mountain … [Read more...]

Trails Foundations Presents 12 Trails Of Big Bear Challenge

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Big Bear Lake, CA, May 21, 2012, noon - Big Bear Valley is completely surrounded by the San Bernardino National Forest and offers a network of trails for hikers and bikers. That’s why The Big Bear Valley Trails Foundation is promoting the 12 Trails of Big Bear 2012 Challenge. The Trails Foundation has crafted a list that includes 12 of Big Bear's … [Read more...]

Master Plan of Trails Process Discussed at Planning Commission

Big Bear, Ca, November 15, 2011, 12:00pm - Earlier this year the City of Big Bear Lake was awarded a grant from Cal Trans to develop a Master Plan of Trails for pedestrian, bicycle, and equestrian trails on the valley floor.  Siri Eggebraten, city planner responsible for the grant, will be presenting on the Master Plan of Trails process at the … [Read more...]

Bike Riders Speak In Favor Of Skyline Trail


Big Bear, Ca, August 22, 2011, 1:00pm - On Saturday, August 20th the US Forest Service held a public meeting at the intersection of fire roads 2n10 and 2n06 to discuss the Skyline trail.  Skyline is a trail that has been proposed by the Big Bear Valley Trails Foundation that would go along the south ridge of the Big Bear Valley, allowing for an … [Read more...]

Trails Foundation Looking For Volunteers To Help With Seven Oaks Trail

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Big Bear, Ca, July 28, 2011, 12:00pm - “You’ve hiked these trails. You’ve biked these trails. Come help us take care of these trails.” Is the request from the Big Bear Valley Trails Foundation.  This Sunday, the Trails Foundation is looking for volunteers to help with trail maintenance on the Seven Oaks trail.  Last year the Trails … [Read more...]

Trails Foundation Skyline Trail Takes First Step In Approval Process

Big Bear, Ca, March 9, 2011, 12:00pm - The Big Bear Valley Trails Foundation’s fundraiser Pizza and Pizzaz was a packed house at Maggios Restaurant on Tuesday March 8th.  With every seat filled,  and all walkways filled with people, the Trails Foundation put on a great show.  The big announcement for the evening is that the US Forest Service … [Read more...]