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The final 3-day weekend of the summer is upon us and Big Bear is the perfect place to spend it. Looking for something unique, adventurous or relaxing? Here's a list of ideas on how to make it the perfect ending to your summer:
Big Bear is an affordable family destination and offers a variety of activities during the summer season. Here's a list of the top affordable or free vacation ideas to help you plan your next family trip.
Get ready to pitch a tent in some of the most desirable campgrounds in Southern California. The Big Bear area is surrounded by millions of pine trees and other evergreens providing a relaxing forest setting that's ideal for camping.
Big Bear is known for its summer outdoor activities but has quickly gained a following for its concerts and live entertainment. Here are some of our favorite venues to enjoy world class music and concerts this summer.
One of my favorite outdoor activities in Big Bear is mountain biking. With over 100 miles of trails and U.S. Forest Service roads to choose from the sport of mountain biking naturally fits Big Bear’s mountainous terrain. I often ride deep into the woods, and every once in a while I encounter some kind of […]
Bike Ride on the Wild Side; Big Bear Blog | Activities, Recreation, Events, and Lodging
What do history, art, science and hand crafted goods have to do with a typical vacation? You can find all of these things at the annual Big Bear Renaissance Faire. As a Renaissance Faire veteran, there isn’t much I haven’t seen at these fun, yet educational, events. That is, until this year. My wife and […]
Big Bear Renaissance Faire – An Experience for All Ages; Big Bear Blog | Activities, Recreation, Events, and Lodging
My good friend Geofry (with one “F”) and his family recently visited me in Big Bear. He suggested that I pick out some activities to do with him and his family during their two-day trip to Southern California’s favorite mountain resort. Of course Big Bear has many choices for outdoor recreation for families, but it […]
The Trail of Enlightenment – A Nature Hike with Kids; Big Bear Blog | Activities, Recreation, Events, and Lodging
As I get older, I realize that my time to accomplish my “To-Do” list keeps on getting shorter and shorter. I have been thinking for some time now of becoming a “real” athlete. The word “real” of course has different meanings to different people. For me, it means accomplishing a marathon, a mud run or […]
High Altitude Training: A Personal Journey; Big Bear Blog | Activities, Recreation, Events, and Lodging
Top 8 Summer Activities to Keep Your Kids Out of Your Hair Busy Summer, it is almost officially here! The days are becoming slighter longer. The weather is getting warmer. The grill is getting fired up on a regular basis. My flowers are in full bloom. Actually, the neighbor’s flowers are in full bloom. I […]
Top 8 Summer Activities to Keep Your Kids Busy; Big Bear Blog | Activities, Recreation, Events, and Lodging
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