Thank You for Your Service

Receive Discounts All Year Round
Thank you for your service. To show our appreciation, we offer discounted lift tickets to active duty and retired* military personnel and their dependents every season. This year, guests may purchase discounted military reservations in advance online. Once verified, you will be provided a single-use code to apply at checkout. Get the lowest rate when you book today.

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*Military retiree is an individual that has worked for the military for at least twenty years.
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Winter Discounts

25% off lift tickets
Military rate on season passes must be purchased directly on IkonPass.com.

*Grizzly Ridge Tube Park ticket discounts not offered.

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Summer Discounts

25% off Bike Park lift tickets
25% off Scenic Sky Chair lift tickets
25% off Basecamp Activities, including the Adventure Day Pass
15% off bike rentals at Snow Summit
20% off green fees at Bear Mountain Golf Course

Summer discounts will be available in the spring.

    • Uniform Days

      We're inviting all active personnel with valid ID to join us on selected dates (listed below) to ski/ride for only $59*.

      To take advantage of this sweet deal by heading to any ticket window at Bear Mountain or Snow Summit to purchase 21/22 lift tickets at the discounted rate of $59* on the select dates. This deal is available to active law enforcement, firefighters, military, and EMS.

      • January 5-6, 2022
      • February, 2-3 2022
      • March 2-3, 2022


      *Plus 2% TBID. Active personnel tickets are not available for online or advance purchase. Valid ID required. Offer may not be combined with any other discounts or promotions. Offer is subject to blackout and may be discontinued at any time without notice. Prices subject to change.

      Eligible Personnel

      The following ARE ELIGIBLE, provided they have fire or law enforcement ID:

      Emergency Medical Technicians
      ATF Agents
      Bailiffs
      California Dept. Of Forestry
      California Highway Patrol Officers
      City, County, State and Federal Police (sworn officers)
      City, County, State and Federal Fire (sworn officers)
      Correctional Officers
      County Sheriff Officers
      Dispatchers
      US Armed Forces Military Police
      Drug EnforcementAdministration
      FBI Agents
      Homeland Security
      HSI Agents
      International Border Patrol
      Immigration Customs Enforcement
      Secret Service
      Peace Officers
      Probation Officers
      Reserve Fire/Law employees with valid ID
      Sherriff’s
      U.S. Marshals
      Wildland Firefighters

      Ineligible Personnel

      The following are NOT ELIGIBLE for this promotion:

      American Red Cross Employees or volunteers
      Nurses
      Employees with government- ONLY ID (not specifically referring to fire or law enforcement agency)
      California Conservation Corps
      Private ambulance companies - Administrative employees
      Private law office employees
      Private security firms/offices
      Reserve or volunteer fire or law enforcement without valid photo ID
      Retired Fire and Police
      Animal Control Officers
      City, County, State and Federal Police (civilian employees/support staff)
      City, County, State and Federal Fire (civilian employees/ support staff)
      Fire Explorers
      FEMA
    • Get Tickets at an MTP Office

      Discounted lift tickets for military personnel can also be purchased in advance with a larger discount through participating MTP offices. To redeem 3rd party lift ticket vouchers, bring your voucher to the Bear Mountain or Snow Summit ticket windows. Please note, season lengths may vary based on weather and other factors.

      • All 3rd party sales are final and do not require advance reservations
      • Vouchers must be redeemed in-person
      • 3rd party lift tickets are valid for full-day access and do not include Night Sessions

      MTP offices advanced purchase military rates are not available at the ticket window.

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      Military Vouchers

      Discounted lift tickets for military personnel can also be purchased in advance with a larger discount through participating MTP offices. Two voucher options include Value Vouchers and Regular Vouchers. MTP offices advanced purchase military rates are not available at the Bear Mountain and Snow Summit ticket window.

      Value Vouchers


      Value vouchers are valid starting Opening Day thru December 17, 2021 and March 14, 2022 thru the end of the season. Season lengths may vary annually and are subject to change based on weather conditions.

      Regular Vouchers


      Regular vouchers are blacked out on the following 21/22 dates:

      December 25-31, 2021
      January 2, 8, 15-16, 22, 29, 2022
      February 5, 12, 19-20, 26, 2022
      March 5, 12, 2022

      How to Redeem


      To redeem, bring the voucher to any Snow Summit or Bear Mountain ticket window during operating hours.

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    • Get Tickets at an Air Force Office

      Discounted lift tickets for military personnel can also be purchased in advance with a larger discount through participating Air Force Central Ticket Offices. To redeem 3rd party lift ticket vouchers, bring your voucher to the Bear Mountain or Snow Summit ticket windows. Please note, season lengths may vary based on weather and other factors.

      • All 3rd party sales are final and do not require advance reservations
      • Vouchers must be redeemed in-person
      • 3rd party lift tickets are valid for full-day access and do not include Night Sessions

      Visit March Air Force Base to purchase tickets in-person. For a list of bases that offer lift ticket discounts, contact the Air Force Central general office at 210.395.7214.

      Air Force Central ticket offices advanced purchase military rates are not available at the ticket window.

      Visit March Air Force Base

      Military Vouchers

      Discounted lift tickets for military personnel can also be purchased in advance with a larger discount through participating Air Force Central Ticket Offices Two voucher options include Value Vouchers and Regular Vouchers. Air Force Central Ticket Offices advanced purchase military rates are not available at the Bear Mountain and Snow Summit ticket window.

      Value Vouchers


      Value vouchers are valid starting Opening Day thru December 17, 2021 and March 14, 2022 thru the end of the season. Season lengths may vary annually and are subject to change based on weather conditions.

      Regular Vouchers


      Regular vouchers are blacked out on the following 21/22 dates:

      December 25-31, 2021
      January 2, 8, 15-16, 22, 29, 2022
      February 5, 12, 19-20, 26, 2022
      March 5, 12, 2022

      How to Redeem


      To redeem, bring the voucher to any Snow Summit or Bear Mountain ticket window during operating hours.

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    Skiing, snowboarding, mountain biking, and other outdoor activities have inherent risks that may result in property damage, personal injury, or death. GUESTS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR THEIR OWN SAFETY AND ASSUME ALL INHERENT RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH PARTICIPATING IN OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES. All guests must follow the Big Bear Mountain Resort rules of conduct and NSAA Responsibility Code. Visit the Safety page for complete details. Lift tickets and season passes may be suspended or revoked without refund at any time for failure to comply with resort rules, misconduct, nuisance, reckless behavior, or fraudulent use. Anyone attempting to use a lift ticket or season pass fraudulently or in a manner for which it is not intended is subject to prosecution under California Penal Code 537(b). Facilities under permit from the U.S. Forest Service.

    ON MOUNTAIN EMERGENCY HOTLINE:
    909.866.2447 or call 911.
    Guests may change or cancel lift ticket, lesson, rental, or activity reservations up to 3 full days prior to the scheduled date for a full refund. Changes or cancellations made within 3 days, up until the day prior to the scheduled date, will result in an Activity Change Voucher being issued for the full value of the activity cost (no fee). Same-day changes, cancellations, or failure to show up to your activity will result in a full forfeit of your payment.

    Learn more about Activity Change Vouchers.

    NOTE: Season lengths may vary annually and are subject to change based on weather conditions, guest wellbeing, and other extenuating circumstances.
    Lift Tickets


    Lift tickets are non-transferable and are not for resale. Violators may be prosecuted under California Penal Code 537 PC.

    Lessons


    To ensure the safety of our guests and employees, all ski, snowboard, and bike lessons at Big Bear Mountain Resort must be booked with a certified, BBMR instructor. Anyone found offering/selling or purchasing a 3rd party/non-BBMR lesson at BBMR will forfeit their resort access, including lift privileges, and be subject to prosecution, pursuant to California Penal Code 537 PC.
    To provide a safe and enjoyable experience, guests are expected to adhere to all posted safety guidelines, staff instructions, and demonstrate respect for others and the environment during their visit.

    Read the Safety & Conduct Policy.