All guests must have a valid lift ticket, season pass, or reservation to receive gated entry access to the Bear Mountain or Snow Summit base areas this winter. Read the updated operating plan and watch the Welcome video before planning your next adventure to Big Bear Mountain Resort.
There are multiple ways to get up to Big Bear Mountain Resort. Choose your route according to your starting location, weather, and road conditions.
Check road conditions before you head out. Chains may be required!
Snow chains, also known as tire chains or cables, are required for safety when snow or ice conditions cause slippery highways.
LEARN ABOUT CHAINS
Get the full scoop on free and paid parking lots, season parking passes, and more for both resorts.
Learn how to ride the shuttle to and from Bear Mountain/Snow Summit this winter.
Mountain Transit operates Weekend Trolley services providing transportation between Bear Mountain, Snow Summit, our retail shop in The Village, and other Big Bear venues throughout the City of Big Bear Lake.