Move For Schools On October 20

The Mitsubishi Cement Corporation’s Educational Foundation presents the 4th annual Ride in the Rocks. The fundraiser features 10- and 22-mile mountain bike courses, a five-mile family ride and a five-mile walk/run. Check in the day of the event, October 20, from 6:00-7:30 a.m at Lucerne Valley High School. Entry fees range from $25 to $190 for … [Read more...]

Big Bear Mountain Bikers Represent In Two Championship Events!

Casey Williams along with team mates on top of the podium

Big Bear, Ca, October 3rd, 2011, 1:00pm - This past weekend Big Bear mountain bike racers were well represented at the California State Championships in Temecula, and at the 24 Hours National Championships in Colorado Springs, Colorado.  17 year old Casey Williams, along with team mates Shane Skelton, Tyler Copela, and Ryan Geiger competed as a … [Read more...]

Casey Williams Selected For USA Mountain Bike Team!

Big Bear, Ca, August, 5, 2011, 4:25pm - 17 year old Big Bear local Casey Williams has been selected to be a part of the USA Cycling Junior Men Cross Country team for the mountain bike world championships for 2011.  Casey is one of four young men to be selected for the junior team, and joins 50 others representing the United States in mountain bike … [Read more...]

Forest Service Conducts South Big Bear Fuels Reduction Project

Photo Courtesy of BigBearTrails.com

Big Bear, Ca, July 18th, 2011, 3:00pm - An uproar came from local mountain bikers last week when portions of a heavily used single-track trail, known as Pirates of the Caribbean, was turned into a fire road.  According to Paul Bennett with the Forest Service last year an environmental assessment was conducted on a 30 acre parcel of forest … [Read more...]

Big Bear Well Represented at USA Cycling Mountain Bike National Championships

Burton-Boys-Nat-Championshi

Big Bear, Ca, July 18, 2011, 12:00pm - Big Bear was well represented this past weekend in Sun Valley Idaho at the USA Cycling Mountain Bike National Championships.  The Williams and Burton families both had three members of their family competing.  While the Williams family is no stranger to the National Championships, it was the Burton boys … [Read more...]

Wilderness First Aid Class at Discovery Center

Big Bear, Ca July 13, 2011 3:00 pm - This weekend, the Big Bear Discovery Center will host a Wilderness First Aid class.  The 2-day class sponsored by the Wilderness Medicine Institute of the National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) and the sporting goods company REI provides the first aid skills needed for hikers, mountain bikers, jeep … [Read more...]

Part 2 of Conquer The Bear Series: Team Big Bear Mountain Bike Race

Big Bear, Ca, June 16, 2011, 1:00pm -The next event in the Conquer the Cub and Conquer the Bear series part of Open Air Big Bear is this Sunday with the Team Big Bear Mountain Bike Race.  The Conquer the Bear series started earlier this year with a snowshoe race in February, and will continue in July with Paddlefest on July 10th, and Endure the … [Read more...]

Summer Fun Begins at Big Bear Mountain Resorts

View from the top of Snow Summit

Big Bear, Ca May 15, 2011 12:00 pm - Next weekend Big Bear Mountain Resorts opens for summer activities.  The Scenic Sky Chair will begin to take visitors to the 8,200’ summit on Saturday.  Hikers, mountain bikers, and guests looking for a big view and a tasty BBQ lunch can ride the chair weekends until June 18, when daily service begins.  The … [Read more...]