Best Snow Anywhere!

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Snow- we have plenty of it here at Snow Summit and Bear Mountain! Despite the lack of snow in other California regions, Big Bear  Mountain Resorts has been fortunate with snowmaking and early season snowfalls providing snow depths of 1-3 feet, very good snow coverage and nearly 100% open runs- that’s almost 438 skiable acres! While the weather … [Read more...]

Things to do in Big Bear

Big Bear, Ca, December 27, 2011, 4:00pm - The Big Bear Valley has many different activities for visitors and residents to enjoy this holiday season.  The Moonridge Animal Park provides a home for many indigenous and mountain area animals, including the grizzly bear and bald eagle.  The Big Bear Discovery Center is open Thursday’s through … [Read more...]

Christmas Weekend Activities

Big Bear, Ca, December 22, 2011, 12:00pm - With the snowfall we received earlier this week, Big Bear is a beautiful white landscape.  This holiday weekend, there are many different activities that families and friends can participate in.  The Alpine Slide and Big Bear Snow Play will both be open on Christmas Eve and Christmas day, allowing … [Read more...]

1st Goldsmith’s Race Results

Big Bear, Ca, December 20, 2011, 8:00am - The first Goldsmith’s Ski race of the season took place this past Sunday, and despite cold weather conditions and low visibility, many local children and even a few adults braved the temperatures and participated in the slalom race.  The harsh conditions made for an icy course, resulting in quite a few … [Read more...]

More Snow Makes For Great Skiing & Boarding!

Big Bear, Ca, December 19, 2011, 12:00pm - This past weekends snow fall has added 12 to 16 inches of fresh snow at Bear Mountain and Snow Summit.  With additional snow making taking place at every opportunity, the slopes are in perfect condition!  Between Bear Mountain and Snow Summit, there are 25 lifts running, with nearly all runs open, and … [Read more...]

Goldsmith’s Race Series Kicks Off This Weekend!

Big Bear, Ca, December 16, 2011, 4:00pm - The Goldsmiths Race Series will kick off this Sunday, December 18th at Snow Summit.   Children and adults of all skiing abilities can participate in the race series that will occur each month through March.  The series has been around for a long time, and was previously known as the Alpine Race Series … [Read more...]

Big Bear Lake Ranked 4th In Trip Advisors Top Winter Vacation Getaways!

Big Bear, Ca, December 7, 2011, 9:00am - Big Bear Lake has been ranked on Trip Advisors “Top Winter Vacation Rental Getaway Destinations” for 2011.  The ranking was based on TripAdvisor’s vacation rental inquiry data for the winter months. Big Bear Lake ranked 4th in the top 10 list of winter vacation desitnations. Trip Advisor stated that … [Read more...]

Fresh Snow Means More Snow Play This Weekend

Big Bear, Ca, December 2, 2011, 12:00pm - Big Bear has turned into a winter wonderland over night with 14 to 16 inches of new snow on the slopes, with extra snow making occurring overnight.  According to Big Bear Mountain Resorts, more runs and chairs are expected to open this weekend, making for an excellent weekend on the slopes. New park … [Read more...]

Bear Mountain and Snow Summit Opening This Week

Big Bear, Ca, November 7, 2011, 12:00pm - Big Bear Mountain Resorts announced today that Bear Mountain and Snow Summit will be opening this week for skiers and snowboarders.  Bear Mountain will open on Wednesday, November 9th,  and Snow Summit will open Thursday, November 10th.  With four to six inches of natural snowfall over this past weekend, … [Read more...]

Big Bear Mountain Resorts Gears Up For Winter

Big Bear, Ca, November 4, 2011, 3:00pm - Big Bear Mountain Resorts announced earlier this week that they have transitioned Chris Riddle into the position of Vice President of Marketing for Big Bear Mountain Resorts.  Additionally Rio Tanbara  has been announced as the new Director of Marketing for Bear Mountain and Clayton Shoemaker as the … [Read more...]