Hands down, this past season was the most epic snow of the decade. Think Snow 16-17 Storms brought us a new local snow record with season snow total of 169"
Autumn is here and Winter is coming soon. Make snow season memorable by purchasing your Season Pass for 2018. Prices are the lowest in years, so get in on the savings and grab your pass. Buy it now to ride the whole season. Your pass will pay for itself before winter even starts at SNOW SUMMIT & BEAR MOUNTAIN.
Come up to Big Bear for snow
Winter is officially underway at Big Bear Mountain Resort, with Bear Mountain and Snow Summit now open for daily operations. Check out all the opening day awesomeness in our social feeds below, and if you don't have a 2018 season pass, be sure to grab one before prices go up.
JANUARY 9 UPDATE - We received up to a foot of new snow in Big Bear.
JANUARY 19 UPDATE - 4 inches of more fresh snow is forecast tonight.
JANUARY 20 UPDATE - More snow is forecast for later this week.
FEBRUARY 9 UPDATE - More snow is forecast for today.
FEBRUARY 18 UPDATE - More snow is forecast for today and all week.
FEBRUARY 21 UPDATE - Snow tomorrow and again Monday-Wednesday
4 Mountains, 4x the Fun
Amp up your winter with unlimited skiing and riding at 4 extraordinary California mountain resorts. From a full-blown Mammoth getaway to a day trip to Big Bear, one season pass gives you the options to get the best of it all. With several season pass options to choose from, you'll find the one that delivers the perks and benefits you want to make your winter 4x better.
Unlimited skiing/riding at Mammoth, Bear Mountain, June Mountain & Snow Summit and some super awesome pass perks.
SNOW REPORT . LOCAL SNOW REPORT Snow Summit - Big Bear snow report Located high in the San Bernardino Mountains, Snow Summit is a year round premier destination for high-energy outdoor experiences. Revered for it's skiing and snowboarding in the winter and home to Southern California's only lift-served hiking and mountain biking during the summer months. (only 3 miles from AAA approved Golden Bear Cottages)
Bear Mountain - Big Bear snow report Bear Mountain is home to Southern California's highest lift-served peak sitting at 8,805 feet. With the only half-pipes in So Cal and its famous trendsetting terrain parks, Bear offers a youthful and core environment. In the cool summer months, make time at 7,200 feet at the Bear Mountain golf course. (only 4 miles from AAA approved Golden Bear Cottages)
Snow Valley - snow report
As you leave the crowded freeways and begin your ascent into the mountains, the sky becomes more blue, and the air more crisp and clear. The scent of pine trees filters into your car and you can feel your stress drift away. Before you know it, after Running Springs you're rounding that last corner with the resort just ahead, right off the highway. This is Snow Valley... Closer Than You Think. (only 8 miles from AAA approved Golden Bear Cottages). Construction of the Snow Valley Express is right on schedule! The Concrete tower foundations are being poured and lift towers will be installed via helicopter in the coming weeks.
The new addition to Snow Valley will be SoCal's 1st and only High-Speed 6 Passenger Detachable Lift, which can transport 2,600 people per hour. Guests can expect to travel over 3/4 of a mile in approximately 4.6 minutes.
Bear Mountain, Snow Summit and Snow Valley will open soon
Uber Rentals!Introducing Getboards Ski Valet. Big Bear Lakes only Door2Door Ski and Snowboard rental service! Make sure your customers know that your hotel offers this 5 star service this season! Car too small? no problem, we deliver equipment direct to the ski resort. 15% off to Golden Bear Cottages resort guests. 15% off all ski and snowboard rentals