Everything You Need to Know

Explore New Operations for the 21/22 Winter Season
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Limited Edition T-Shirts
Stop by Big Bear Sports in the base area to grab a limited edition Opening Day t–shirt for $25 while supplies last. Big Bear Mountain Resort and Ikon Pass holders receive 10-15% off retail purchases, excluding electronics.
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In-Resort Dining
The following dining venues are scheduled to open:

Snow Summit
Ironwood 7AM-4PM daily
Oakfire 8AM-4PM daily
Bighorn Smokehouse 11AM-3PM daily
Blues Bar 11AM-3PM daily
Hawks ’52 11AM-4:30PM daily

Bear Mountain
Easy Street 8AM-3PM Fri-Sun only
BBQ In the Park 11AM-3PM Fri-Sun only
Outlaw Bar & Smokehouse 11AM-3PM Fri-Sun only

Pass holders receive 10-15% off food & non-alcoholic beverages.
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Parking
Upper lot and remote parking lot access will be available for free on a first come, first served basis Opening Weekend. Tailgating is not permitted at Big Bear Mountain Resort. Follow the Parking attendants and digital signage to know where to go. New parking lots have been added this season.

Free shuttle service is available to/from all open remote lots.

Guests that have already purchased a Premium Parking Pass may pick up their pass at Bear Mountain or Snow Summit daily during operating hours. These passes will not be mailed to you.

IMPORTANT NOTE ON THE INTERMOUNTAIN SHUTTLES: The free shuttle that connects Bear Mountain and Snow Summit will not be operating on Opening Weekend.
Get Early Access the Day Before


At Big Bear Mountain Resort, we appreciate our pass holders, which is why 21/22 BBMR and Ikon Pass holders get exclusive access at both mountains on Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021.

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Bear Mountain Opening Day

Bear Mountain will open to the public on Friday, Dec. 3, 2021.

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21/22 Snow Summit Opening Day Recap

We officially kicked off the 21/22 winter season for Pass holders on Dec. 2 and to the general public on Dec. 3, 2021.

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21/22 Snow Summit Opening Day Recap

We officially kicked off the 21/22 winter season for Pass holders on Dec. 2 and to the general public on Dec. 3, 2021.