The Cool Factor: Snowboard Slang You Need to Know

snowboard slang

We are knee-deep in snow this time of year at Big Bear Lake. Whether you are a beginner or a pro at snowboarding, it’s never too late to become cool by learning the latest lingo and snowboard slang. Read up on our snowboard slang glossary to keep you cool this winter. It’s Just a Board …

How to Navigate the Snowboarding Scene at Snow Summit

There has never been a better time to check out the snowboarding scene at Big Bear Lake. Snow Summit is a snowboarding paradise full of fresh snow that allows you to slide in style. Grab your board and we will teach you how to catch some air on Snow Summit using our Big Bear snowboarding …

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 …

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 …

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 …