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Baby, It’s Cold Outside! Indoor Family Fun In Big Bear

Posted: 11/19/18 | By Hannah K

Brrr…Big Bear is cold in the winter. Some days the weather is windier, snowier or rainier than normal and that can send mommies and daddies searching for indoor activities that are fun for the whole family.

Brrr…Big Bear is cold in the winter. Some days the weather is windier, snowier or rainier than normal and that can send mommies and daddies searching for indoor activities that are fun for the whole family. When you’re looking for things to do in Big Bear, indoors, out of the elements, here are a few ideas:

Big Bear Bowling Barn

Come have fun bowling at the Big Bear Bowling Barn in Big Bear

Great gathering space for large groups or parties. 16 bowling lanes with bumpers for the littles, a snack bar for the whole gang and a sports bar for those looking for a cold beer and a glimpse of the game. At night, when the glow lights come on, they pump up the music and create a really fun atmosphere to bowl with family and friends.. 10 a.m. - 10:30 p.m. (midnight on Fri & Sat) Kids $5 - Adults $6.50 40625 Big Bear Blvd. 909-878-2695

Big Bear Discovery Center

Learn more about the San Bernardino Nation Forest at the Big Bear Discovery Center

Stop by to see the San Bernardino National Forest exhibits. Get maps and information on the forest, rare native plants, and a variety of animal species. Popular winter programs include Animal Tracks, Children’s Storytime, Nature Crafts and Nature Walks. If there is enough natural snow, they also offer guided snowshoe tours most weekends. Open Thursday through Monday, year round. 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. 40971 North Shore Dr. 909-382-2790

Gold Rush Mining Adventures

Never go home empty handed going prospecting at Gold Rush Mining Adventures

Everyone can experience a ‘Eureka’ moment while cracking open a geode or mining for gemstones, fossils or gold. No prospector goes home empty handed. Take home the best souvenir in Big Bear— real gemstones, fossils, or geodes. Some minerals are large enough to have cut and faceted into your very own valuable jewelry. The friendly miners on staff will help your family or group get the most out of your Mining Adventure.Open daily 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. 40016 Big Bear Blvd. 909-866-5677

Mountain Room Escapes & Big Bear Escape RoomsEscape Rooms

Beat the clock solving the puzzles Mountain Room Escapes

For all you puzzlers out there, imaginative escape rooms will get your mind working. You and your team try to solve the clues in one hour and 13 seconds to escape. Perfect for 2-6 players.

Visit the Mountain Room Escapes or Big Bear Escape Rooms for times or to make a reservation.

CATEGORIES: Family Fun

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