Category: Snow/Weather

Big Bear Is One Of The Most Important And Amazing Ski And Snowboard Destinations In The Country

Big Bear, CA, February 13th, 2016 – Did you know that Big Bear is one of the most important and amazing ski and snowboard destinations in the country?  According to a new article in Ski Magazine, it just might be. Big Bear Mountain Resorts is a fantastic winter sports location, and it’s not just because of the beautiful snow and stunning scenery… it’s because of the wide variety of people it attracts.  Just in lining up for the lift or grabbing a bite at the Beach Bar your’re apt to see a vast array of our world’s different cultures and lifestyles, and they’re all about just having a great time. This diversity of clientele is what all winter sports resorts aspire to…even more specifically, the goal is to attract multi-ethnic Millennials from different economic circumstances to the slopes.  Millennials think and consume differently, and the ski industry must cater to them as clients if it is to continue to flourish.  Big Bear is the best example of how to make that happen. So grab your snow gear, grab your friends, and head to the slopes of Big Bear! You’re going to have an awesome...

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Winter Storm Underway

Big Bear CA, January 31st, 2016 – Our current winter storm is now underway and the National Weather Service predicts rain with snow today likely before 10am, then just snow. Chance of precipitation is 100% and new snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches is possible during the day, as well as some thunder.  As we move into Sunday night an additional 3 to 5 inches of snow is possible.  Along with very heavy winds with gusts as high as 55 mph. As the snow continues to fall the roads will become more of a challenge to drive on....

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Another Winter Storm Is On Its Way, Are You Prepared?

Big Bear, CA, January 30th, 2016 – A winter storm is on the horizon for this weekend with predictions of another 3-8 inches in the Big Bear Valley, are you prepared?  Follow these simple and helpful tips to get ready. Stock up on essential food items for the next four to five days.  Some great foods to include are Canned Tuna, Potatoes, Peanut Butter, Soup, Tortillas, Honey, Fruits, Meats, and Veggies. Also Stock up on bottled water just in case of a pipe burst, freeze, or leak. Have firewood and flashlights on hand in case of a power outage....

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Big Bear Winter Festival, February 27th 

Big Bear, CA, January 23rd, 2016 – The first-ever Big Bear Winter Festival means so much more than traditional play in the snow! Winter sports have ordinarily been of the ski or snowboard or ice skate or luge variety, and while we wouldn’t want to see those snowy standards going away, it’s always interesting to see what kind of new winter fun people are getting up to. Something that’s been growing for awhile now is the bike-to-snow trend, as in fat bikes, those cycles ready-made for snowy terrain, and Big Bear is all about this here-to-stay trend. Saturday February 27th is the date of the fest, and people...

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Big Bear Lake is Rising and Setting Records

 Big Bear, CA, January 10th, 2016 – After reaching our lowest lake level of the season of 14’-7” on January 4, 2016, This past storm brought in a total of 849 acre feet in the lake which raised the level by 3”.  That equates to 276,647,499 gallons of water added to the Lake. It is too early to estimate what it really means but it already means we are better off than we were the entire winter season last year.  Big Bear Lake level now is 14’-3” down from full and rising. Also this weekend, Big Bear and over 150 other venues across...

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