Daily Message

Bear Mountain and Snow Summit are sporting prime conditions, with all terrain open, base depths of 34-40", and plenty of machine groomed corduroy. BBMR annually has the 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.

Forecasts are calling for sunny skies, with a high near 54.

For a limited time only, when you purchase a 2019/20 Big Bear Mountain Resort season pass, you'll also get 2 complimentary tickets to an upcoming LA Kings home game on select dates this season. Restrictions apple. Learn more at

3-Day Forecast


55° 29°


49° 28°


53° 30°
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Weekly Snow Report | Dec. 12, 2019

Posted On: Dec 12, 2019

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With clear skies and warmer temps, it's a great time to head to the mountains for the perfect SoCal getaway. Forecasts are calling for sunny skies, with day temps in the mid-50s and light northeast winds. On Saturday evening, temps will drop to the 20s with a slight chance of snow showers. Please note, Night Sessions will not be available Dec. 13-14 so our operations teams can take advantage of the prime snowmaking conditions and continue to provide the best snow conditions in SoCal.

Bear Mountain and Snow Summit are open daily beginning Dec. 13, so come ride on 30-36" of machine groomed corduroy on 34 trails. At Snow Summit, come enjoy 8 chairs (including MCs 3 & 4) with access to 18 trails. At Bear Mountain, get ready for 7 chairs (including MCs 1-4) accessing 16 trails.

snowmaking guns are on, chairlifts, snowy hills at snow summit
snowmaking guns are on, snowy hills at snow summit

snowmaking guns are on, snowy hills at snow summit


12 Days of Christmas
Today is the first day of our 12 Days of Christmas. If you’re looking for great deals on BBMR apparel, accessories, and gear check out the 12 Days of Christmas sale – Dec. 12-23 – at Big Bear Sports. Learn more.

Santa Comes to Summit
Head to Snow Summit and take your photo with Jolly St. Nick. This event is FREE, this Saturday, Dec. 14 from NOON to 3PM. Get the full scoop.

Last Chance to Purchase an Ikon Pass
Today is the LAST DAY to purchase an Ikon Pass before they go off sale. Purchase yours online today and unlock a season of adventures at Big Bear Mountain Resort and tons of in-resort discounts.