Skiing and Snowboarding in Big Bear Lake

All Big Bear Mountain Resort operations are on full suspension until further notice.

Big Bear Lake offers the best skiing and snowboarding experiences in Southern California! With two great mountains to enjoy, there's no shortage of mountain to carve.

Big Bear Mountain Resort is Southern California’s home for outdoor fun, with a single lift ticket giving guests same-day access to two properties – Bear Mountain and Snow Summit. Each resort features SoCal’s best snow conditions, largest beginner areas, and over 400 acres of rideable terrain. Drop in to the best value in SoCal!

Whether you’re new to this “winter” thing, or a seasoned snow pro, Big Bear Mountain Resort has you covered, with full-service rental shops, group and private lessons (ages 4 & up), award-winning terrain parks, and night skiing at Snow Summit on select dates.

Family ski day

Looking for More?

There’s plenty of options for non-skiers/snowboarders at Big Bear Mountain Resort. Take laps on the Grizzly Ridge Tube Park, chow down at 20+ dining venues, and enjoy a full après-ski schedule with live music, film screenings, and can’t-miss events like the annual New Year's Eve Torchlight Parade!


Book online or call 844-GO2-BEAR. Save 20% on lift tickets when you book at least 72 hours in advance.

Hours of Operation


  • Monday – Friday: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
  • Weekends & Holidays: 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM


  • Daily- 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
  • Extends to 6:00 PM at Snow Summit on dates with Night Session

Night Sessions – Snow Summit only

  • 3:00 PM to 8:30 PM most weekends (Friday – Sunday) and holidays
  • Check here for Night Session dates

Getting There

  • Big Bear Mountain Resort is easily accessible from most points in Southern California.
  • For a list of directions and routes here.

Bear Mountain Trail Map

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Snow Summit Trail Map

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