Of Trout and Terror – What to do at Big Bear Lake

There are two lines in the story Knock by Fredrick Brown that have been identified as the shortest horror story ever written: “The last man on Earth sat alone in a room. There was a knock on the door.” We are still a long way off from Halloween, but the fear and the fun will …

Eating Fresh and Feeling Good – What to do at Big Bear Lake

Warm weather, beautiful skies, and a glistening lake…Big Bear is ready for all of our warm weather sports and event enthusiasts to come up to the mountains. Many of the Big Bear Lake summer attractions and events  will open around Memorial Day weekend with the first burst of summer tourists. One thing happening right now …

The Sweet Air of April – What to do at Big Bear Lake

April has arrived, and it is a big month for transitions here at Big Bear Lake! Bear Mountain and Snow Summit announced this week that the last day for skiing and snowboarding for the 2012-2013 season will be this Sunday. If you have been putting getting to the mountains to the last minute… this is …

Hiking 101 Part 2: Prepare Yourself for Adventure! – What to do at Big Bear Lake

The snow is melting and we’re seeing signs of spring! So it’s time to talk about hiking in Big Bear Lake in this second part of our two part series on the subject. Last week we discussed the equipment you’ll need for a successful hike in the mountains. Did you have a chance to purchase …

St. Patrick’s Day and the March to Spring – What to do at Big Bear Lake

Green will be a big theme over the next few weeks at Big Bear Lake. The weather is getting warmer, and while the Southern California mountains will fight to keep the snow, Mother Nature is not cooperating. We have rooms available for St. Patrick’s Day, when we will all become a little Irish for the …

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 …

Hiking around the Lake – What to do in Big Bear Lake

It is getting cooler up here at Big Bear Lake, so how about heading indoors for a bit to enjoy the many live music performances going on in the area?  While you’re at it, check out the new round of cooking events at the Copper Q, where not only will you stay warm, you will …

The Long and Winding Road – What To Do In Big Bear Lake

Most people come to our part of Southern California by car. But once you get up here there is no end to how you can get around the scenic mountains and calm waters that make up the Big Bear Lake area. We have the scenic Sky Chair on the weekends, sailing, jet skis, Segways, running, …

What to do in Big Bear Lake | August 20 – August 26, 2012

Where did the summer go? We are just about two weeks from Labor Day, the “end” of the summer season. Fortunately, here at Big Bear Lake, we look forward to fall just as much as any other season. There are other ways we know it is coming closer to the end of summer; Big Bear …

What to do in Big Bear Lake | August 13 – August 19, 2012

Water Water Everywhere! We talk quite a bit about Big Bear Lake. We love all of the activities that go on around it: concerts, Art on the Lake, cowboy festival, the list is endless. Every day of the week there is always something fun to do in the surrounding area. But what about all the activities you …