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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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For Southern California’s winter action sports enthusiasts, Bear Mountain is the epicenter of the freestyle snow community – delivering a high-energy experience and infectious attitude that defines innovation, and sets the bar for terrain parks at other resorts. For recreational skiers and riders seeking a local fix, Bear Mountain offers a variety of runs and terrain, and is home to the highest lift-served peak and largest learning area in Southern California.

In the summer, Bear Mountain's 9-hole mountain-style golf course provides a tranquil atmosphere for players of all abilities, with mild summer breezes, aromatic pine trees, and the the sun-splashed San Bernardino mountains as a backdrop.


Top Elevation: 8,805 ft
Base Elevation: 7,140 ft
Vertical Drop: 1,665 ft


Length of Season: May–October
Holes: 9
Par: 35
Length: 2,180 yards (red tees), 2,573 (white tees), 2,783 (black tees)
Men’s Course Rating & Slope: 60.6/99 (forward), 64.4/108 (middle), 66.0/112 (back)
Women’s Course Rating & Slope: 66.0/113 (forward), 70.4/121 (middle), 72.0/125 (back)
Topography: Rolling Hills, Tree-Lined Fairways
Greens: Bent and Poa Annua Grass
Tees: Ryegrass
Practice: Driving Range, Putting and Chipping Greens
Designer: Dick Kun
Superintendent: Dave Flaxbeard
Head Professional: Dallas Goldsmith