Take a Tour to Experience the Great Outdoors.
If you're looking for top rated adventure and outdoor exploration, look no further than a trip to Big Bear Lake! With over 300+ days of sunshine yearly, Big Bear Lake offers more than just hiking trails and lake activities - Big Bear Lake has plenty of guided outdoor tours to keep you and your friends entertained this summer. With these ideas, you're sure to experience a whole new world on your next trip.
Free guided Hikes to see gorgeous and rare wildflowers!
The Baldwin Lake Ecological Reserve has the expertise on where to go and how to find these flowered gems among the trails and forested areas. Particular blossoms not seen anywhere else can be witnessed on Spring / Summer tours all season long at the Reserve. Your expert guide knows where to start! This is a floral species found nowhere else on earth. Baldwin Lake pebble plains is so unique that it has been compared to coral reefs with plenty of different species of plant life. The Reserve can be found driving east of Big Bear Lake on Highway 18. The roadside signage that marks the entrance to Baldwin Lake Ecological Reserve Visitor Center is where the half-mile trail loop with 11 marked posts begin. Free parking and restrooms are available. You can learn more by calling 909-382-2790 or by checking out mountainsfoundation.org - make sure to bring plenty of sunscreen and hats for your outdoor experience!
Take an off-road thriller trip!
Allow a trusted tour guide to take you on the adventure of a lifetime! Their 4x4 road trips are unlike anything else in the Big Bear Valley. Any season is 4-wheel drive season, and Big Bear has four of them! Guided by an expert, these high-clearance vehicles will take you to the best destinations in the valley for remote and awesome beauty. If you want to create some awesome memories, this is the tour for you. You'll witness panoramic views and learn of the history of the locations - there are multiple tours to pick from for your group, even black diamond runs! Be sure to bring the camera. Call Big Bear Off-Road Adventures 909-585-1036 to speak to a local tour guide.
Experience a Jeep!
So, you like off-roading? You like 4x4 tours? Then, the Big Bear Lake Jeep Experience is a tour like no other offered. Drive your own Jeeep and follow the leader! Guided by an expert, these Jeeps are tough and designed to carry you across rock climbs, vistas and trails. These Jeeps are equipped to the rims with everything needed to off-road and more. You can even go mine exploring with the kids. Who knows? The mine could even contain gold or artifacts. Call 909-420-5828 to schedule your Jeep Experience on your next Big Bear visit!
Rope a tree, climb a tree!
As a kid, you go exploring and seek out adventure with little thought or consequence. Remember when as a kid you used to climb trees without fear of breaking a leg? Well, Action Tours in Big Bear Lake remembers the feeling of adventure as if we are kids again. With their guided, trained tree rope climbing tour, you'll feel right at home among the pine tree, flora and fauna. Your group will be driven in Action's personal luxury vans into the forest (approximately 17 minutes) until you arrive at Onyx Summit where you will learn techniques to climb Jeffrey Pines and Ponderosa's. Tours fill up fast during peak times this summer - call ahead to 909-866-0390 to book your climb!
As with any outdoor tours, bring plenty of water and sun protection. Have fun and check out the popular tours in Big Bear Lake!