Daily Message

Located in the San Bernardino Mountains, Big Bear Mountain Resort, is a year - round destination for high energy outdoor experiences.Revered for its skiing and snowboarding in the winter and home to Southern California’s only lift - served hiking and mountain biking during the summer months.

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Snow Summit Mountain Statistics

240 skiable acres incorporating 31 trails

Top Elevation: 8,200 Feet
Base Elevation: 7,000 Feet
Vertical Drop: 1,200 Feet
Uphill Capacity: 18,550 Per Hour
Ski able Miles: 18 Miles

14 Total Mountain Lifts

2 High Speed Quad Chairs
2 Quad Chairs
2 Triple Chairs
5 Double Chairs
3 Moving Carpet

Terrain Difficulty

10% First Time Beginner
25% Low Intermediate
40% Intermediate
25% Advanced

Longest Run

1.25 Miles (Westridge)

Annual Snowfall Average

100 inches

Terrain Parks

Fun Zones - A great place to learn filled with beginner terrain features and jibbing structures. Westridge and Ego Trip - Intermediate and advanced jumps and jibs.


Covers 240 Acres
100% of Developed Terrain
560+ Hydrants
330+ Snow Guns
40 Electric Fan Guns
System can convert up to 6,000 gallons of water per minute into snow.
3-5 Feet of Snow is Made on 100% of the developed terrain annually.


9 Bombardier Grooming Vehicles
3 Piston Bully Grooming Vehicles
2 Piston Bully Park Building Vehicles
1 Terrain Master Park Building Vehicle
2 Bombardier Half-pipe Grinders

US Forest Service

Snow Summit and Bear Mountain operate under Special Use Permits from the San Bernardino National Forest and are equal opportunity service providers.