Athletes Must “Endure The Bear” To “Conquer” It

Big Bear, Ca, September 5, 2011, 12:00pm - The final event in the Conquer the Bear series will take place this Saturday, September 10th.  The series which started in February this year with Snowshoe the Bear, has seen athletes through a technical mountain bike course, a lengthy around the lake paddle and now athletes must Endure the Bear with a … [Read more...]

Endure the Bear: Trail Run

Can you Endure the Bear? WHEN: September 10, 2011 WHAT: 50k, 30k, 15k trail run & 5k Race and FAMILY FUN RUN/WALK WHO: EVERYONE at EVERY LEVEL – Find the event that challenges you. WHERE: South Shore Trails at Big Bear Lake, CA – Start line in the Village at Big Bear Lake WHY:  Well, just because…everyone should enjoy the beautiful … [Read more...]

Devito’s Clean House at Big Bear Paddlefest 2011!

Top male and female competitors in Conquer the Bear (Ted & Heather Devito) And Conquer the Cub (Jimmy Johnson and Michelle Russell)

    Big Bear, Ca, July 11, 2011, 1:00pm - The 4th annual Big Bear Paddlefest was this past weekend, and the weather was perfect.  Swim Beach, the new larger venue for the event that has grown over the years, was filled with kayaks, canoes, and stand up paddle boards.  Kids of all ages were in the water learning better … [Read more...]

Paddlefest This Weekend!

Big Bear, Ca, July 6, 2011, 12:00pm - Part three in the Conquer the Bear Series is this weekend.  Paddlers from all over the world will converge in Big Bear to compete in one of the three races at the 4th Annual Big Bear Paddlefest.  Those interested in learning more about the different types of paddling, or want to try out different types of … [Read more...]

Conquer The Bear & Kenda Cup Finals Bring Hundreds of People to Big Bear!

Racers climb up fire road 2N10 at the start of the race.

    Racers climb up fire road 2N10 at the start of the race. Big Bear, Ca, June 20, 2011, 3:00pm -  This past Sunday cyclists came from across California, Oregon, South Africa, Mexico and beyond to compete in the Kenda Cup Team Big Bear Mountain Bike Race Finals in Big Bear.  This event was also part two in the Conquer the Cub and Conquer … [Read more...]

Blues Singer/Songwriter Brother Yusef Presents A “Blues In The Schools” Workshop

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Big Bear, Ca, June 6th, 2011, 3:00pm - On June 7th the students at North Shore Elementary will be lucky to have their music and American history lessons combined into one when blues singer songwriter Brother Yusef presents a "Blues in the School" workshop.  Brother Yusef, who has developed a program for young people, will be entertaining and … [Read more...]

Events Have Economic Impact In Big Bear

  Big Bear, Ca, April 14, 2:00pm - The Event Resource Office of Big Bear Valley presented an executive summary of visitor economic impact in relation to 2010 Big Bear Special Events.  The study focused on 18 events including the Amgen Tour of California: Big Bear Climb, 4th of July Fireworks, Antique Car Club Fun Run, Oktoberfest, and … [Read more...]

Snowshoe The Bear 2011: Photo Essay

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     Big Bear, Ca, February 7, 2011, 11:00pm -Snowshoe the Bear 2011 was a great event enjoyed by all who participated.  Children young and old participated in 5k and 10k snowshoe courses.  77 women and 83 men participated in the 5k snowshoe course, with 31 men and 21 women competing in the 10k course.   The big winners of the day … [Read more...]