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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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Mountain Statistics

Bear Mountain Statistics

748 Total permit acres
198 Developed acres
550 Accessible undeveloped acres of natural terrain (Deer, Goldmine & Bow Canyons)

12 Lifts
2 High-speed quad chairs
1 quad chair
2 Triple chairs
4 Double chairs
3 Moving carpet lifts

4 Mountain Peaks
Bear Peak: 8,805 feet
Silver Mountain: 8,560 feet
Goldmine Mountain: 8,440 feet
Showdown Mountain: 8,000 feet

Top elevation: 8,805 feet
Base elevation: 7,140 feet
Vertical drop: 1,665 feet
Uphill capacity: 16,590 per hour
Rideable miles: 17

Terrain Difficulty
15% first-time beginner
15% low intermediate
40% intermediate
30% advanced 

Number of Pipes
1-Beginner pipe

Longest Run
Geronimo: 1 ½ miles

Annual Snowfall Average
100 Inches

Snow Summit 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 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