Hwy 18 and Hwy 330 from San Bernardino will be congested on
weekends. Use Hwy 38 from Redlands or HWY 18 from the desert.
2021 Powder Alert!
58" New Snow this month
Snowmaking is also in progress and will continue around-the-clock. We will be seeing you very soon!
New Snow + Important Info
Per state guidelines, we're permitted to continue operations, but need your cooperation. We thank you in advance for being the reason we have a season!
Alpine Slide Feel what it's like to ride on a bobsled or take the Magic Carpet ride and enjoy a fun day of snow tubing. Alpine Slide at Magic Mountain has winter fun for the whole family. Open daily from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. and evenings Friday, Saturday and Holiday nights 5 p.m.-9 p.m. CASH ONLY 800 Wildrose Lane, Big Bear Lake, (909) 866-4626
Big Bear Snow Play Snow tubing fun is all they do! Warm up in the heated base lodge then take the Magic Carpet lift to the top. It's winter fun with plenty of parking. Open daily from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and new evening sessions Friday, Saturday and Holidays from 5:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. CASH ONLY 42825 Big Bear Blvd, Big Bear Lake, (909) 585-0075
Looking for something fun and new to do this winter that the whole family can enjoy? The Bowling Barn has partnered with the leading Pop Up Rink company in the country to offer ice skating this winter. While the rink is not real ice, it is the synthetic ice skating surface that is newest craze in ice skating. Synthetic ice surfaces still provide the fun of the skating experience but in a more eco-friendly manner. Big Bear Lake (909) 878-BOWL (2695)
National Weather Service calls for good snowfall this Winter
Big Bear Alpine Zoo
Big Bear Alpine Zoo Reopens at New Location The zoo is at 747 Clubview Drive in Big Bear Lake. Masks and social distancing are required during a zoo visit. The zoo is open 7 days a week from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. except for Christmas Day or due to snow conditions. This winter playground is fun for skiers and snowboarders of all levels. Featuring a Fun Zone to test out bumps rollers and the Olympic Run for steep downhill skiing, you will want it to be winter all year round! Open Daily 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Night sessions until 6:00 p.m. weekdays and 8:30 p.m. weekends and holidays. 880 Summit Blvd, Big Bear Lake (844) GO2-BEAR 2021 Bear Mountain and Snow Summit are sporting deepest snowpack in SoCal (44-48"), and with more snow in the forecast, it's the perfect time to get to the mountains and take your turns. If snowboarding is your thing or you are ready to learn, head to Bear Mountain. The park features over 120 beginner to advanced jibs and a Superpipe. Open daily from 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. 43101 Goldmine Drive. Big Bear Lake, (909) 866-5766
Winter operations at Big Bear Mountain Resort will continue Winter 2021
Bear Mountain and Snow Summit will remain open daily, and all 20/21 BBMR and Ikon season passes, lift tickets, and advance reservations will continue to be honored.
Things may be a little different this winter, but we remain committed to operating as long as conditions permit while providing the best experience possible and accounting for the wellbeing of our guests, employees, and community.
Big Bear Discovery Center Learn all about winter in the mountains! The Big Bear Discovery Center has year round learning and fun activities especially for kids and grown-ups alike. Open Thursday-Monday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Christmas Day CLOSED 40971 North Shore Drive/Hwy 38, Fawnskin (909) 382-2790
Helicopter Big Bear Fly high above the San Bernardino National Forest and the ski slopes and get a Santa Clause perspective of Big Bear! Call for availability and reservations. (909) 585-1200
Action Tours It's never too cold to experience flying through the air. Layer up then strap in for a trip through the snowy treetops. Destination Big Bear guests receive 10% OFF your adventure when you mention us when you make your reservation for one of the Action Tours. 41647 Big Bear Blvd, Big Bear Lake, (909) 866-0390
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Book a pet friendly non-hotel.
Golden Bear Cottages has been helping pet travelers find pet friendly lodging since 1999. Named best pet travel spot by Big Bear Lake Marketing Association!
"The AAA approved non hotel in Big Bear Lake, CA" Check AAA SPECIALS see group discounts. Call group reservations & information office 909-866-2010
You will find our AAA approved cabin & cottage rentals as cheap as local mountain hotels.Plan your winter holiday early to get the perfect cabin for your vacation in Big Bear. We have Big Bear vacation rentals for large or small families and groups; cabins in Big Bear close to all the fun things to do like skiing at Snow Summit and Bear Mountain, shopping in The Village, and Big Bear cabins for rent with easy access to Big Bear Lake. Give us a call soon at (909) 866-2010 and plan your winter vacation in historic Big Bear! Golden Bear Cottages 39367 Big Bear Blvd., Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
Travelers questions answered. AAA approved vacation cabin rentals - Feb. 23, 2021
"Golden Bear Cottages vacation rentals will continue to stay open daily to serve
the essential working community and individual families to accommodate
safe social distancing vacations. See you BEARY soon!"