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Summer Activities

Big Bear Mountain Resort is your hub for alpine adventure and activity!

Summer Activities/Top Things to do in Big Bear Lake, CA

From the Snow Summit Mountain Bike Park, zipline, and climbing wall to the 9-hole Bear Mountain Golf Course, there’s something for everyone of any age to enjoy this summer season!

Military discounts are available at Big Bear Mountain Resorts

Mountain Biking

Home to SoCal’s best lift-served bike park, the Snow Summit Mountain Bike Park offers an extensive network of trails and terrain for riders of all disciplines and abilities. Riders can take advantage of full-service rental and retail shops and book group or private bike lessons. Features include a lift-served downhill park, 60+ miles of cross-country trails and full-service rental & retail shops.

New this summer, mountain bikers will find:

  • New MTB and hiking trails: Snow Summit is currently working with the US Forest Service on the approval process for a new top-to-bottom mountain bike trail intended for intermediate and advanced riders and a new hiking trail for the general public.
  • New dual slalom course at the base area. Compete with your buddies to see who’s the fastest down the identical side-by-side runs.

Hiking

Navigate one of Snow Summit’s many hiking trails from the base area or from the top when you take a ride up the Scenic Sky Chair. Make a day of it and stop in to lunch at mountain top and base area dining spots.

Base Area

Bring the whole family out for a day of adventure at Snow Summit! Base area activities are great for kids and include:

  • Scenic Sky Chair
  • 30-foot climbing wall
  • Zip line
  • Euro Bungy trampoline
  • Quick Jump free fall
  • Base area & mountain-top dining
  • Grizzly Ridge Tube Park
  • Summit Mining CoExplore more and learn about summer camp activities for kids on our Basecamp page.

Golfing

Bear Mountain Golf Course features a 9-hole (par 35) course in one of the Valley’s most scenic areas. Golfers can drill their technique at the driving range and chipping/putting area. Group and private lessons are available as well as a full-service clubhouse with dining. Visit our Golf page for booking info and Glow Golf tournament dates.

Events

Big Bear Mountain Resorts hosts a variety of events throughout the summer season including free Movies in the Meadow, a 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular, sporting events and more! Keep up to date on what’s happening on our events calendar.

New this summer, Snow Summit will host the FOX US Open of Mountain Biking this Sept. 12-15. Featuring some of the best enduro and downhill mountain bikers in the world, the US Open is completely free for spectators. Learn more HERE.

Hours of Operation

Big Bear Mountain Resort is open daily For current hours of operation, Click Here.

Getting There

Big Bear Mountain Resort is a short, scenic drive from most Southern California locations. For the quickest route to/from your location, Click Here.

Summer Trail Map

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Adventure Academy Summer Camps

Event Date:
une: 14-16, 21-23, 28-30
July: 12-14, 19-21, 26-28
August: 2-4, 9-11, 16-18, 23-25

Time: 8:30AM-3PM
Event Location: Snow Summit | 880 Summit Blvd.
Contact Info: 909-584-0269
Shorten link: https://bit.ly/2Kb9Gq8

Mountain Bike Camps – Gravity Camps

Event Date: June 15 & 16, July 6 & 7, August 3 & 4, and September 28 & 29
Time: 8:30AM-1:30PM
Event Location: Snow Summit | 880 Summit Blvd.
Contact Info: 909-584-0269
Shorten link: https://bit.ly/2Ke8Hp7

Mountain Bike Camps – Beginner Camps

Event Date: June 8 & 9, July 27 & 28, August 17 & 18, and September 21 & 22
Time: 8:30AM-1:30PM
Event Location: Snow Summit | 880 Summit Blvd.
Contact Info: 909-584-0269
Shorten link: https://bit.ly/2Ke8Hp7

Summer Bike Park Map

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Cross-Country Trail Map

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