In the interest of the health, welfare and safety for our guests, employees, and property, Big Bear Mountain Resort strictly prohibits the unauthorized use of drones and all other small unmanned aerial systems (UAS) on its property. This prohibition includes but is not limited to, Aircraft launched off-site that travels anywhere on or above Resort properties.
Due to safety and privacy concerns, Big Bear Mountain Resort prohibits the operation or use on or above Resort properties of unmanned aerial systems, or drones, by the general public—including model aircraft by recreational users and hobbyists—without the prior written authorization from Big Bear Mountain Resort. This prohibition includes drones used for filming or videotaping, as well as any drone use by media or journalists operating above or within the area boundaries. This prohibition extends to any devices launched or operated from Resort properties, as well as any launched from private property outside of the Resort boundaries.
Please contact Mountain Operations if you have any questions or if you seek prior authorization to operate any such devices. Any authorized operation of drones on or above Resort properties will be governed by Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) rules and regulations, local law enforcement, [and / or U.S. Forest Service rules], as well as those policies separately established by this Resort, which may include certification, training, insurance coverage, indemnification requirements, and waivers or releases of liability. Any violation of this policy may involve suspension of your access privileges to the Resort, or the revocation of your season pass, as well as confiscation of any prohibited equipment, and may subject violators to any liability for damages, including, but not limited to, damages for trespass, violations of privacy, and physical injuries to persons and/or property, as well as legal fees.