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Summer is not over yet! The weather is still warm and sunny and there are plenty of activities to still enjoy. Here's a list of the top affordable or free vacation ideas to help you plan your next family trip.
As summer fades into fall, Big Bear transforms into a sea of golden and red hues. The perfect way to witness the beauty of autumn is to meander through the forest on one of our trails. View the most popular trails in Big Bear.
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's beautiful scenery and breathtaking views, makes it the perfect destination wedding location. If you envision your ceremony in a beautiful mountain-top setting, our four-season resort offers an entire year of fabulous wedding weather.
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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