TroutfesT – Fishing in Big Bear Lake

TroutfesT is here! Since 2004, the Western Outdoor News Big Bear TroutfesT has been growing. This is the 15th year of the contest and we are expecting it to be just as full as every other year. The cash and prizes are just as big as ever, with every ticket holder getting a chance to win …

How to Throw a Big Bear Lake Stargazing Party

A crystal clear sky with minimal ground lighting is the perfect place to see the moon, the stars and nearby planets. One of the best places to look up and get a front-row view of our solar system is the Big Bear Lake area in the San Bernardino Mountains. If you’ve always wanted to see …

Big Bear Lake: What to Do in February

February is a beautiful month to visit Big Bear Lake and embrace the fresh fallen snow in the tranquil San Bernardino Mountains. Take advantage of the winter wonderland and mark these activities on your calendar when you visit Big Bear this month. Take a Guided Snowshoe Eco Your There is nothing like a Guided Snowshoe …

Big Bear Lake and the Art of Relaxation

Most people are coming up for the action Big Bear Lake offers. Skiing, snowboarding, running, hiking, exploring, dining, and late night entertainment all are major attractions that draw people to the area.  Sometimes the hustle and bustle of Los Angeles, San Diego, Las Vegas, or any other city our visitors are from is enough activity. …

Runner’s High – Training Tips at Higher Altitudes

Big Bear Lake is miles away from cities, which makes it a very attractive option for people looking for clean air, beautiful views, and so many options for activities. The distance from major cities is not the only benefit the area boasts. It also boasts a height just shy of seven thousand feet above sea …