Your Christmas Holiday Vacation Guide at Big Bear Lake

Christmas holiday vacation big bear lake California

There is snow on the ground and Big Bear Lake Village is decorated like a Charles Dickens’ Christmas Village. Visiting Big Bear Lake during the holidays is sure to get you into the Christmas spirit. Follow our Christmas holiday vacation guide to get the most out of your Christmas season at Big Bear Lake.   …

How to Navigate the Slopes of Bear Mountain

The smell of snow is in the air and snow is on the ground at Big Bear! Bear Mountain and Snow Summit are open for business for skiing, snowboarding and more. Grab those skis as we teach you how to navigate the slopes of Bear Mountain and Snow Summit. Bear Mountain Open since 1940, the …

Skiing or Snowboarding?

SKI OR SNOWBOARD

“Skiing is easier to learn but harder to master; snowboarding is harder to learn but easier to master.” This is a common claim you will hear in the world of snow sports. While different people can take to different sports, this particular assertion is generally true. Your initial encounter on a snowboard inevitably involves many …

Why You Need to Get to Big Bear Right Now

It was a very exciting time at Big Bear Lake last weekend; snow fell for the first time in a long time, and there is still fresh snow power hugging the mountains at Bear Mountain and Snow Summit. That’s a great way to start March, which has traditionally been the last month of playing in …

No Business Like Snow Business – What to Do at Big Bear Lake

Snow Machine at Big Bear Lake

Can you believe we are staring right at the beginning of November? It seems like not too long ago we were discussing all of the summer options for activities around Big Bear Lake. Now, we are blowing the dust off our winter gear and looking at the weather on a daily basis for a hint …

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 …

Storing your Winter Equipment – Things to do at Big Bear Lake

From where we are standing in Big Bear Lake, we can see that the snow is going to end at some point and we’re going to have to think about storing our winter equipment. The temperatures are warming towards the end of this week and spring is over three weeks away. We are hoping that …

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 …

Valentine’s Day Weekend – What To Do at Big Bear Lake

Heart drawn in the snow

Snow is not the only thing we are hoping for in the air at this time of year! We are close to Valentine’s Day, and Big Bear Lake shows its love with a good covering of snow on the ground, some cooler weekend temperatures, and plenty of activities for couples to do while you are …