Daily Message

Wednesday- Bear Break 2017 continues with today's featured event: The Snow Blade Race. Race begins at 11- register in The Scene at 10am. Today sun, temps in the 60's and 53 trails await you at 9am. Get your Screamin' Deal Pass and ride out the spring in Big Bear and Mammoth as well as next season.

3-Day Forecast


59° 27°


51° 31°


59° 35°
New Snow


24 HRS


48 HRS


72 HRS
Base Depth






Whether you’re a beginner looking to try before you buy, a seasoned snow pro interested in high-performance gear, or just forgot your equipment at home, renting at Big Bear Mountain Resort is the fastest and easiest way to get on the slopes. Our highly-trained staff will set you up with the right gear to fit your style and ability. 

Our on-site rental shops carry the latest name-brand ski and snowboard equipment, as well as high-performance demo gear from Burton, Rossignol, K2, Lib Tech, Gnu, Arbor, and Head.

Please note: A parent or guardian (age 18+) must sign a release of liability when renting any equipment. All children’s lesson packages include rentals at no additional charge. A valid credit card or cash deposit of $350 is required for all snowboard rentals and high-performance rentals. All rates are subject to change without notice.

The day you'd like to pickup your equipment. Our locations have different opening dates depending on snow conditions:
Snow Summit Rentals open 11/13/2016 - 4/16/2017
Bear Mountain Rentals open 11/13/2016 - 4/16/2017
Snow Summit Rentals open 11/13/2016 - 4/16/2017
Bear Mountain Rentals open 11/13/2016 - 4/16/2017
Multi-day rentals are the best value. Reserve seven days in advance and receive an additional 10% discount on multi-day rentals (excluding holidays).
Standard is the basic package for all ages, both skiers and snowboarders. Standard Plus is for skis only. Performance Demo is for skiers and snowboarders featuring this year’s top of the line equipment.
Ski Only rentals include skis and bindings. Snowboard Only rentals include a snowboard and bindings. Packages for skis include skis, boots, bindings and poles; Packages for snowboards include snowboard, bindings and boots.
A Location, Start Date, Duration, and Sport are required.


Burton Learn to Ride equipment is available at Snow Summit and Bear Mountain, and designed specifically for first-time snowboarders with slightly beveled edges that help reduce fatigue and make learning fun and easy. 


BBMR rental shops carry The Link and Shape MT skis by Head. Both models are highly versatile and provide easy turning and increased durability for entry-level and intermediate skiers.

High-Performance Demo

BBMR rental shops carry the latest name-brand ski and snowboard rental equipment, as well as high-performance demo gear for advanced skiers and riders. 


All ski and snowboard rentals come with boots to match your equipment and ability. If you need a different size or want to try a different brand/model just ask one of our helpful equipment techs.


Individual helmet rentals are available for $15 per day, or $10 with a rental package.
Note: Helmets are included in all kid’s rental packages.

Daily & Seasonal Lockers

Save time and leave your gear with us. Our daily and seasonal locker rentals are a safe and secure way to store your equipment for the day, overnight, or all season long. All locker rooms are conveniently located in the Snow Summit and Bear Mountain base areas and monitored 24 hours a day to ensure your gear stays safe. 

  • Small (D 16 ¾ “ / H 13 ½ “ / W 12”) $10
  • Medium (D 16 ¾ “ / H 17 ¼ “ / W 14”) $12
  • Large (D 16 ¾ “ / H 17 ¼ “ / W 15 “) $15
  • Ski/Board Equipment Locker (D 17 “ / H 71 “ / W 15 “) $15
Add a locker to a high-performance demo package for $20 and your equipment will be adjusted to your specifications, and waiting in your locker when you arrive. If you need any last-minute adjustments, a technician will be on-hand during business hours, and you can exchange your equipment at any BBMR rental location. Advance reservation required.


Standard: Great for entry-level skiers and snowboarders. Package includes: skis + poles/snowboard, bindings, boots

Standard-Plus: Featuring Head Link, Head Shape MT, and Burton Learn to Ride equipment. Package includes: skis + poles/snowboard, bindings, boots

High-Performance Demo: Featuring the latest ski and snowboard technology; for intermediate and advanced skiers/snowboarders. Package includes: skis + poles/snowboard, bindings, boots
Note: Whether you pick up your rentals from Bear Mountain or Snow Summit, ride both sides and return your rentals at either mountain.

Advance Purchase Terms & Conditions
If you change or cancel 7 days prior to your activity, you will receive a refund, less a $35 change/cancellation fee. If you change or cancel within 7 days, up until 4 pm the day before your scheduled activity, you will be issued an Activity Change Credit. Any changes or cancellations made after 4 pm, the day before your scheduled activity, will result in a full forfeit. Issued Activity Change credits must be redeemed by the end of the winter season, for tickets and reloads, lessons, rentals, sky chair, all other activity products. Any unused portion of the Activity Change credit will be forfeited.