The Boys of Summer: The Old Miners Association – What to do at Big Bear Lake

Big Bear Lake was the focus of several gold rushes during the height of the prospecting days of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. There were three major players in the search for gold in the Big Bear area: Bill Holcomb, Elias (Lucky) Baldwin, and J.R. DeLaMar. All of them came looking for gold, …

Ideas for March – What to do at Big Bear Lake

Will March in Big Bear Lake arrive like a lion or like a lamb? With all of the great snowboarding and skiing events that kick the month off, we are pulling for lion. Bear Mountain and Snow Summit like to receive as much snow as possible through early March. Then, we’ll be happy for all …

A Holiday Vacation Primer – What to do at Big Bear Lake

We can’t wait to see so many of you up here at Big Bear Frontier for the holiday weekend! There is so much going on over the next two weeks, and with the winter weather, we are sure you’re ready to hit the ski slopes and enjoy the snow! Many of you are travelling from …

Looking Forward to the Holidays – What to do at Big Bear Lake

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are now behind us, and we can look forward to the holidays. There is going to be a flurry of activity at Big Bear Lake this weekend as the skiers and snowboarders start to enjoy the mountain, winter hikers explore the trails in a whole new way, and The Village …

Thanksgiving Weekend – What To Do in Big Bear Lake

Hello snow! Bear Mountain, Snow Summit, and Magic Mountain announced openings over the weekend, and the snow machines are pumping out snow to cover the mountains. The other thing that has everyone’s tongues wagging (and mouths watering) this week is Thanksgiving. We still have rooms available for the weekend but they are getting scarce, so you …