Top 3 Best Coffee Shops in Big Bear

It’s Caffeine Awareness Month and there’s no better place to get your caffeine fix than Big Bear Lake. Looking for that awesome Cup of Joe to jump start your day so you can focus on skiing, boating and fishing in Big Bear? Don’t worry. We’ve got you covered with the top 3 best coffee shops …

Lightning Safety at Big Bear

We love being outdoors, but know that being safe outdoors takes actively monitoring your surroundings. This is especially true when we’re dealing with thunderstorms that produce lightning. Beautiful but deadly, the National Weather Service states lightning took the lives of 21 people so far this year.  One of those lives was lost here in California. …

Big Bear Cycling Festival

This summer is jam-packed with events at Big Bear Lake!  The Big Bear Cycling Festival spins off on Friday, July 24th for a week of exciting cycling action throughout the San Bernardino Mountains. The exciting Big Bear MTB Gran Fondo and Grizzly 100 Races races officially start on July 25th, followed by the Tour de Big Bear cycling race on August …

The 8th Annual PaddleFest

Join us for the  8th Annual Big Bear PaddleFest​ on Saturday, July 18th at 7 a.m. on Big Bear Lake for competitive races and water activities on paddle crafts including: Canoes Kayaks Stand Up Paddle Boards (SUP) Spectators and participants are invited to celebrate this seasonal event with a big ole' beach bash on the lake at Big …

A Month of Treats (And Maybe Some Tricks!) – What To Do at Big Bear Lake

October is known for many things - beautiful fall colors, cooler temperatures, and Oktoberfest, not to mention a great end to the month: Halloween! Big Bear Lake has all of these things ready and waiting for you to enjoy! We are especially excited for the cooler temperatures. They make a hike, run, or bike ride …

Good Times are Brewing – What to do at Big Bear Lake

Exploration is something we are skilled at around Big Bear Lake. It was explorers who found this delightful valley, and people have been finding new things here ever since. Much of that can be attributed to going outside and following a long and winding trail for hours, but not all exploration has to be a …

See You in September – What to do at Big Bear Lake

The air at Big Bear Lake is getting crisper, nights are getting a little longer, and you are soon going to see more runners and hikers on the trails. There is just something about being outside in the mountains of Southern California when the temperature is cooler, especially when you get a chance to explore …

Trailblazing – What to do at Big Bear Lake

There are only two weeks left until the unofficial last weekend of summer, Labor Day! We would like to thank all of you for visiting Big Bear Lake and keeping us hopping all summer long, but we are not quite finished yet. There is still plenty of activity here, whether you plan on going to …