Win $50,000 Fishing in Big Bear Lake

This weekend the 3rd annual ‘Fishin’ for $50K Trout Derby’ could put $50,000 in your pocket.  From June 11 through June 12 there will be a total of 10 tagged trout planted in the lake including one fish worth the top prize of $50k. Prizes for the other nine fish include Big Bear lodging and …

This Week in Big Bear: Is It Spring or Winter?

Weather Who would have thought it would snow for the Jim Hall Trout Tournament on Sunday? That is exactly what it did! There wasn’t much snow, just enough to make the weather temperatures chilly and form freezing rain on the car windshields. Most certainly it was fishing in the snow for awhile. For the week …

This Week in Big Bear: Weather and Events

Weather Monday: There is a slim chance of snow. It will be mostly sunny and the high will be close to 46 degrees. The nighttime temperatures will drop down to 25 degrees. That’s not good for the flowers that have already bloomed. We’ve learned to plant our flowers later in the month at Big Bear …

7 Ways to Keep Big Bear Green

This year for Earth Day the Sierra Club teamed up with the owners of local restaurant Copper Q to extend Earth Day awareness in Big Bear.  The owners of Copper Q are expert conservationists, helping to beautify Big Bear Valley through Stalcup Landscape Innovations, Inc.  Stalcup focuses on xeriscaping, or low water use landscaping.   …

5 Things To Do On Vacation in Big Bear in the Spring

The vacation fun doesn’t end in the Big Bear Lake region just because the ski season is winding down. Big Bear is truly a four season resort and there are a variety of fun activities for couples and families to enjoy year round. Here are five spring activities that offer fun and excitement to residents …

Big Bear Lake Fishing Season Opens

Each of the four seasons in Big Bear Lake brings excitement and spectacular events.   With spring here, the fishing season on Big Bear Lake has begun.  Each year Big Bear Lake officially opens at the beginning of April for all water sports including fishing.  The opening of the lake coincides with the Rainbow Trout spawning …