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.
Enjoy panoramic views of the Big Bear Valley on a mile-long ascent through the San Bernardino National Forest on Snow Summit’s Scenic Sky Chair before arriving at the mountaintop (elevation 8,200 feet). This one-of-a-kind activity is perfect for outdoor adventurers of all ages.
Big Bear Mountain Resort offers several base area activities that are perfect for little explorers and thrill-seekers alike, including a 30-foot climbing wall, Euro Bungee trampoline, Quick Jump free fall, and zip line.
Big Bear Mountain Resort is home to some of Southern California’s best hiking, from leisurely mountaintop laps with picturesque lake views to an extensive network of Forest Service trails that are easily accessible from the Snow Summit and Bear Mountain base areas.
Great for outdoor enthusiasts for all ages, summer tubing is fun for everyone. Skip the hiking and take a magic carpet to the top of the tube park, then slide down as fast as you can in one of our high-speed tubes.
Pint-sized prospectors will enjoy getting their hands dirty as they sift through sand and rocks at Summit Mining Co. in hopes of striking it rich.
Host your next birthday party at Big Bear Mountain Resort. With a variety of birthday packages to choose from, there's something fun for everyone in your group.
Once you make it to the top, either by foot or chairlift, grab some lunch and experience a unique high-altitude outdoor/indoor dining featuring a Mediterranean menu, full bar, and amazing vistas.
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We're your one stop shop for any adventure needs before you head up the hill.
From cozy restaurants and live entertainment, to shopping and other recreational fun all year long, you'll find it here. If you're looking for family activities on storm days or after the sun sets, there's plenty of options to keep you entertained.