Snowmaking is Underway at BBMR
All photos in this blog were taken on Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019.
FORECASTS CALL FOR PRIME CONDITIONS THROUGH NEXT WEEK
Big Bear Mountain Resort (BBMR) is renowned for having the best snow and most dependable snow conditions in Southern California thanks to our extensive snowmaking capabilities
, which benefit guests by providing more reliable skiing/riding conditions as well as enhancing the snow throughout the season. Learn more about how snowmaking works
The first snowfall
of the 19/20 winter season delivered 6" of snow on Wednesday, Nov. 21. With partly cloudy, cool and breezy conditions expected through the weekend, conditions should be prime for snowmaking
as we prep for another potential storm system before next week’s Thanksgiving holiday.
At Snow Summit
, snowmaking is progressing near chairs 1 (Miracle Mile) and 8 (Bear Bottom Learning Area), with expanded coverage to chairs 2 (Ego Trip) and 3 scheduled for next week. At Bear Mountain
, the flakes are flying near chairs 7 and 9. Check out the 2019/20 winter trail maps
As always with weather, things are subject to change, so check back often for regular updates. Stay up-to-date on weather
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Big Bear Mountain Resort has tentatively moved opening day at Snow Summit
for Thursday, Nov. 28, with Bear Mountain
scheduled to open the following day, Friday, Nov. 29. When the chairs do start spinning Snow Summit will be open daily while Bear Mountain will operate
on weekends-only (Friday-Sunday) until Dec. 20.