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Labor Day Weekend in Big Bear

Summer's Last Hurrah!

Get one more long summer weekend before the kid’s go back to school. Boating, biking, hiking, kayaking…we’ve got everything you need to make it a spectacular Labor Day Weekend in Big Bear Lake. Sunshine, an alpine lake and green forests that seem to go on forever.


Stake Your Claim...Lakeside

Big Bear Lake Activities

Set up your canopy, bring your cooler and fire up your grill for an epic end of summer party by the lake. Camp chairs, fishing poles, sunscreen and big hats are highly recommended. As the sun goes down, you’ll want to have a camera ready. The sunsets are magnificent.

Get Wet and Wild

Stand Up Paddle Big Bear

Check out our six marinas that offer everything from pontoon boat rentals to jet skis, kayaks, canoes and paddleboards. Pleasure Point Marina has a new 8-person paddleboard that's fun for the whole crew. Thrill-seekers can go parasailing or jump on jet skis and tear up the lake at Pine Knot Marina. Paddles & Pedals on the North Shore can get you set up with bikes for the Alpine Pedal Path or kayaks and paddleboards for good times on the lake.


Fly High

Big Bear Zipline

Get your adrenaline pumping with an Action Zipline Tour featuring nine high-speed platforms and a suspension bridge overlooking the forest, or try their Tree Rope Climbing Tour that will take you to new heights deep in the forest. Or, book a tour with Helicopter Big Bear to get a bird’s eye view of the entire Big Bear Valley.


Go Take a Hike

Big Bear Hiking

Explore the hiking and biking trails in the San Bernardino National Forest. Winding trails through the pines, paved paths along the lake and more challenging paths that will take you to peaks you never imagined. There are hundreds of miles of trails for all ability levels.


Discover Snow Summit Basecamp

Snow Summit Sky Chair

The Scenic Sky Chair will glide you up to the top of the mountain for a hiking, biking or dining experience and you get panoramic views of the lake on the ride back down.Snow Summit Basecamp is tons of fun in one easy location. Challenge yourself with a 30’ climbing wall or conquer the new Zip Line. Get an instant rush on the QUICKjump Free Fall or tackle the Eurobungy®, a giant trampoline with a safety harness and bungee cords.


Rock Out Under Starry Skies

Big Bear Music in the Mountains

Get ready for a night filled with some of the best tribute music you’ll ever hear...under the stars. This is the last concert of the season for Music in the Mountains at the Big Bear Discovery Center. The final show this year includes The Long Run: A Tribute to the Eagles and Led Zepagain: A Tribute to Led Zeppelin. Bring your camp chairs, a jacket or blanket and a cooler for a star-filled night of great entertainment. Dancing is highly encouraged. Food and beverages will be available to purchase.

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