Redlands Bicycle Classic

Redlands, CA, March 21, 2013 - The 29th Annual Redlands Bicycle Classic will kick off with a Time Trial on the North Shore of Big Bear Lake on April 4. The event features a field of professional men's, women's, and para-cyclist racers. The 7.8 mile Time Trial, also known as the Race of Truth, along the north shore of Big Bear Lake will create a … [Read more...]

Bear Mountain Hosts 4th Annual War Of Rails

Big Bear Lake, CA, March 2, 2013 - Bear Mountain is hosting the 4th Annual War of Rails this weekend. The event brings together top freestyle ski professionals from all over the globe to compete for a $30,000 cash purse. The professionals will take to the sky with outrageous tricks and impressive agility. Bear Mountain will showcase the raw talent … [Read more...]

USARC Ski-A-Thon set for March 2

Big Bear Lake, CA, February 24, 2013 - The U.S. Adaptive Recreation Center at Bear Mountain Resort provides adapted activities to physically and cognitively challenged children and adults. Part of the nonprofit organization’s costs – including subsidizing lessons, purchasing equipment and training 200 volunteers and staff members – are met by … [Read more...]

Big Bear THRIVES! with Tai Chi

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Big Bear Lake, CA, January 25, 2013 - Big Bear THRIVES! is a movement to live in our community in a socially conscious and environmentally sustainable way. Attendees at its free monthly gatherings are welcome to bring business cards and literature in alignment with this theme, and to participate in a light, healthy potluck. The next Big Bear … [Read more...]

Share your ideas about recreation in Big Bear

Big Bear Lake, CA, January 23, 2013 - UPDATE - The location has been moved from the Performing Arts Center to Community Church at 40946 Big Bear Boulevard. The time and date have remained the same. ORIGINAL STORY Big Bear Lake, CA, January 20, 2013 - The City of Big Bear Lake has been working on a Pedestrian, Bicycle and Equestrian Master … [Read more...]

Hummingbird thrift store offers aid

Big Bear City, CA, January 7, 2013 - Applications for the Winter Activities Tuition Program and School Supplies Program are now available at the Hummingbird Thrift Store (400 West Big Bear Blvd, Big Bear City). Tuition is available for skiing, snowboarding and other selected programs offered by the Recreation and Park District.  School … [Read more...]

If you can walk, you can “Snowshoe the Bear”

Big Bear Lake, CA, January 5, 2013 - The 5th annual Snowshoe the Bear event is scheduled for February 23, and with two race lengths starting in the Village, all skill levels are welcome. Snowshoeing requires no training – in fact, many participants are first-timers. The 5k/3.1-mile course is an easy loop around the slopes of Towne Trail, … [Read more...]

Adventure Passport Gives Kids Incentives To Exercise

Big Bear Lake, CA, December 31, 2012 - Big Bear is doing its part to fight the national epidemic of childhood obesity with its initiative KIDS. GET OUTDOORS. WIN. With the introduction of a new adventure stamp passport, kids can now use their participation in winter sports to win prizes like a new snowboard, a free session of laser tag, or a … [Read more...]

Hall Goes Italian

Big Bear Lake, CA, December 30, 2012 - America’s fastest marathoner began running while at Big Bear High School and went on to place tenth at the 2008 Olympics. Now after years of exploring different training strategies, 30-year-old Ryan Hall has chosen a new mentor in Italian coach Renato Canova. Canova is one of the most successful coaches in … [Read more...]

BodyTek Hosts “Zumba” for DOVES

Big Bear City, CA, December 5, 2012 - BodyTek is hosting a Zumba for Charity event for “DOVES Adopt a Family for Christmas” program.  DOVES is Big Bear’s local domestic violence shelter offering housing and support for victims of domestic violence.  Zumba for Charity on Saturday, December 8th from 10am to 12noon at BodyTek located at 644 … [Read more...]