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Mothers Day Weekend

Mother's Day Ideas:

Sunday May 8th, 2016 is Mother's Day and you may be looking for the ultimate trip to celebrate the Mom you know best that holiday weekend.  Big Bear Lake is located in the gorgeous San Bernardino mountain range and will offer your Mom adventure, rest and relaxation for a day or a weekend getaway all about her.

Here are a few ideas and tips to help you plan the perfect Big Bear Lake visit for that special Mom in your life:

Plan the perfect escape! offers the best in lodging for the Big Bear area - take your holiday to the next level for Mom by lodging for the whole weekend! You can be centrally close to downtown, which features fine dining, shopping and the best in Big Bear's entertainment venues. Is your Mom more sporty? You can find lodging close to hiking trails and other outdoor adventures! Even if you're staying just one night, you are treating Mom to the time she deserves! It's her day - let's also give her the night!

Adventure awaits!
Has the Mom in your life always been a thrill seeker or action hunter? In Big Bear Lake she is invited to explore at 7,000 feet! Featuring an outdoor playground (the entire forest!), your Mom can enjoy the multiple hikes for beginners to advance hikers, zip lining through the trees, fishing on the shore and even tree rope climbing!

Live Events!
Local's favorite bars such as Murray's Saloon & Eatery, Nottinghams, Chad's Place and Whiskey Dave's feature live music and happy hour, and if you want to really show your favorite Mom a good time, check out the U2 Tribute band at The Cave, Big Bear Lake's premiere event stage located in the heart of the Big Bear Village on Saturday May 7th - just before her big day! Also being featured that weekend is the MS Walk on Saturday, taking place on the North Shore of Big Bear Lake. Come out and show your support!

Big Bear Lake has several massage locations available - even a service that comes to your door if you spend the weekend! The Village area also features spa and massage therapy locations for her enjoyment before or after a meal or quick jaunt around the shops and venues.  Mom would certainly love a relaxing massage, so be sure to book ahead of your trip for best access to open appointments!

Who doesn't love a good meal? As a present to her for all the times she's cooked for you, be sure to take her to dinner at one of many fine restaurants throughout the Big Bear Lake valley. Not just in the Village, restaurants are located as far as Fawnskin and Big Bear City. Grab a Big Bear Visitor's Guide and have Mom pick her new favorite!

Here is a sample package Mom would enjoy:

  • Take a leisurely stroll through blossoming meadows and wildflower fields. 

  • Get pampered at a day spa for a massage, pedicure or facial

  • Indulge in gourmet pleasures of Big Bear’s fine fare. Don't forget the tiramisu or red velvet cake.

  • Unwind back at the cabin, kick off those shoes, pour a glass of wine and just relax.

  • Watch as the sun plunges into the lake, followed by millions of stars that dot the night sky.

Ahhhhhh, only in Big Bear Lake. Go on, Mom deserves it….book a Build Your Own Massage Package today.

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