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Celebrate the first holiday weekend of 2019 at Big Bear Mountain Resort with the best snow and most rideable terrain in Southern California. Both mountains are now 100% open, so come enjoy 400+ acres of skiable terrain. Forecasts are calling for mostly clear/sunny skies this weekend, with temperatures in the upper 30s to lower 40s and light northeast winds. If you're planning on extending your day with Night Sessions (Friday - Sunday, 3PM-8:30PM), be sure to bundle up as temps are expected to drop into the lower 20s.

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Bear Break | 2018

Date / Time
Mar 31 / 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM


Grab some friends, break out your best retro gear, and make your way to Bear Mountain on Saturday, March 31, for BEAR BREAK 2018.

We’re bringing Bear Mountain’s signature “send it” style to spring break with a modified mogul race, tug-of-war competition, 40-foot pond skim, and Best Dressed contest, plus tons of prize giveaways and live music.

If you’re all about the après, come play some big kid backyard games – colossal cornhole, larger-than-life ladder golf, and big boy beer pong – on the sundeck and enjoy live performances by the Wheeland Brothers and Tomorrows Bad Seeds.

Time Event Details Prize(s)
8:30AM – 1PM Registration (free*, all ages) Register to compete in the Mogul Race, Tug-of-War & Pond Skim.
11AM Mogul Race Climb to the top of The Scene on foot, strap on your gear, and race down our #BearBuilt mogul course. Best overall time wins. One (1) 18/19 Bear + Summit Anytime Pass & $250
1:30PM     Tug-of-War Grab some friends and prepare for a winner-take-all battle over the skim pool. Last 4-person team standing wins. Four (4) $100 BBMR gift cards valid on lift tickets, lessons, rentals & dining
12:30PM    Live Performance (free*, all ages) Wheeland Brothers
2PM    Pond Skim Set sail with your skis or board on our 40-foot #BearBuilt skim pool in The Scene. Best overall impression wins. Bonus points for costumes & creativity. One (1) 18/19 Bear + Summit Anytime Pass & $500
3:15PM     Awards Mogul Race, Tug-of-War & Pond Skim winners announced.
Live Performance (free*, all ages)
Tomorrows Bad Seeds

Best Dressed Contest
Rock your best retro gear for a chance to win a 18/19 season pass. Winner based on audience vote/applause. One (1) 18/19 Bear + Summit Anytime Pass

*Valid lift ticket or season pass required for all on-hill activities.

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