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Today, the alpine good times continue at Summit Bike Park, with forecasts calling for clear skies and daytime highs in the mid-to-upper 70s. Trail Crew continues making progress on Blue Steel, which is expected to open next weekend.

Explore some of the best hiking trails in Southern California, featuring picturesque lake views, snow-covered peaks, and more. Whether you're looking for a relaxing retreat or an all-day adventure, Snow Summit has options for all ages and abilities.

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Big Bear Mountain Resort has fun for everyone in your family or group. Located in the San Bernardino Mountains, our twin properties – Snow Summit and Bear Mountain – are year-round destinations for scenic getaways and high-energy outdoor experiences. In the summer our properties are home to Southern California’s best lift-served mountain bike park, miles of hiking, a nine-hole golf course, and many other family-friendly activities. Come explore.


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Weekly Snow Report | Nov. 28, 2019

Nov 28, 2019
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...delivering 6” of fresh snow in the last 24 hours, just in time for Opening Day at Snow Summit today, Nov. 28, and Bear Mountain tomorrow, Nov. 29. With an extra day to play this holiday weekend is the perfect time to grab your gear and get up here for your first laps of the season.

Weekend forecasts are calling for daytime temps ranging from the low 20s to upper 30s, with ongoing snow showers and overnight lows in the teens to low 30s, with some blustery winds, so be sure to bundle up, grab a cup of Huski Hot Cocoa or freshly brewed Starbucks® coffee when you get here, and get ready for an all-time opening weekend.

With snow in the forecast throughout the weekend, remember to check road conditions before you head out to see if snow chains are required. There are 3 ways up and 3 ways home, so plan ahead for any traffic restrictions by visiting our road conditions page with real-time updates provided by SoCalMtns.


At Snow Summit, chairs 1 (Miracle Mile and Upper Summit Run), 2 (Lower Summit Run and Summit Connection), and 8 (Bear Bottom Beginner Area) are slated to open today, with chairs 3 (Ego Trip, Upper Westridge, and Zyzzx), 4 (Bear Bottom Beginner Area), and MC1 at the Summit Adventure Academy scheduled to open for the weekend. The Grizzly Ridge Tube Park will open for the 19/20 winter season on Saturday, Nov. 30, from 10AM-5PM, with ticket sales ending at 3:30PM. The Tube Park will be open Friday-Sunday with daily operations beginning Dec. 13.

At Bear Mountain, chairs 6, 7, and 9 (Easy Street, Inspiration, Upper Park Run, Expressway, The Gulch, and Lower Park Run) are scheduled to open on Friday. Please note, Bear Mountain will operate on weekends-only (Friday-Sunday) until Dec. 20. In the meantime, all Bear Mountain Anytime passholders will be able to ski/ride at Snow Summit until Dec. 19.
Still need to lock in your pass and resort benefits? Purchase an 19/20 season pass online today. Hurry – prices go up Dec. 23. 


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