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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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We're stoked you're stoked for winter already! Please check back in November for details on how to purchase winter products online.

In the meantime, join us on Sept. 23 for the largest winter kickoff party known to man - Hot Dawgz & Hand Rails.


About Rentals

Whether you are new to riding or looking to test out some of the newest high end demo equipment, Big Bear Mountain Resort's rental shops are your one-stop-shop for ski and snowboard rentals, helmets and all other winter gear. With convenient lift, rental & gear packages and the perfect location at the base of the chair lift, save time and money renting from us.

Pick up your reservation the evening before to get a free Night Session lift ticket*. PLUS, whether you pick up your rentals from Bear Mountain or Snow Summit, ride both sides and return your rentals at either mountain.

Visit us at Snow Summit or Bear Mountain, or call 844.GO2.BEAR for more information on rentals.

*Restrictions apply. Call 844.GO2.BEAR for more details.

Rental Details


Burton Learn to Ride equipment is available at Snow Summit and Bear Mountain, and designed specifically for first-time snowboarders with slightly beveled edges that help reduce fatigue and make learning fun and easy. 


BBMR rental shops carry The Link and Shape MT skis by Head. Both models are highly versatile and provide easy turning and increased durability for entry-level and intermediate skiers.

High-Performance Demo

BBMR rental shops carry the latest name-brand ski and snowboard rental equipment, as well as high-performance demo gear for advanced skiers and riders. 


All ski and snowboard rentals come with boots to match your equipment and ability. If you need a different size or want to try a different brand/model just ask one of our helpful equipment techs.


Individual helmet rentals are available for $15 per day, or $10 with a rental package.

Note: Helmets are included in all kid’s rental packages.

Daily & Seasonal Lockers

Save time and leave your gear with us. Our daily and seasonal locker rentals are a safe and secure way to store your equipment for the day, overnight, or all season long. All locker rooms are conveniently located in the Snow Summit and Bear Mountain base areas and monitored 24 hours a day to ensure your gear stays safe. 

  • Small (D 16 ¾ “ / H 13 ½ “ / W 12”) $10
  • Medium (D 16 ¾ “ / H 17 ¼ “ / W 14”) $12
  • Large (D 16 ¾ “ / H 17 ¼ “ / W 15 “) $15
  • Ski/Board Equipment Locker (D 17 “ / H 71 “ / W 15 “) $15
Add a locker to a high-performance demo package for $20 and your equipment will be adjusted to your specifications, and waiting in your locker when you arrive. If you need any last-minute adjustments, a technician will be on-hand during business hours, and you can exchange your equipment at any BBMR rental location. Advance reservation required.


Standard: Great for entry-level skiers and snowboarders. Package includes: skis + poles/snowboard, bindings, boots

Standard-Plus: Featuring Head Link, Head Shape MT, and Burton Learn to Ride equipment. Package includes: skis + poles/snowboard, bindings, boots

High-Performance Demo: Featuring the latest ski and snowboard technology; for intermediate and advanced skiers/snowboarders. Package includes: skis + poles/snowboard, bindings, boots

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel – or change – your lift ticket, lesson, rental or activity reservation up to 72 hours (3 days) prior to the scheduled date for a full refund less a $35 change fee. Cancellations or changes made within 72 hours of the scheduled date will result in an Activity Change Voucher being issued for the full value of the activity cost (no fee).

Vouchers are good for one year from date of issue, and can only be used towards payment of lift tickets, lessons, rentals and activities (not valid for season passes, gift cards, PassCash, season lockers, concerts/events, promotional items, or at shopping and dining venues). Vouchers are non-refundable.

Vouchers can be redeemed same-day at any ticket window, or in advance by calling 844.GO2.BEAR with at least 24-hour notice.