Tradition Meets Progression

Big Bear Mountain Resort's Terrain Parks are perennially rated among the best in the country thanks to our award-winning Park Crew’s dedication to constantly push the limit of what’s possible when it comes to park progression. From our Skill Builder Park to the Red Bull Plaza, our terrain parks cater to riders of all ability levels with unique features and layouts that are constantly pushing the progression of the sport. Whether you're new to riding, a park pro, or somewhere in-between, Big Bear Mountain Resort is home to some of the most innovative and influential terrain parks in the industry.

Our terrain parks are ranked top ten best snowboarding terrain parks in North America by TransWorld SNOWboarding.
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Bear Mountain Features
16
Snow Summit Features

Westridge

All levels
Open
16 Total Features
Spring skiing is the best time to learn & hit the park with softer snow and wide-open runs.Accessible from Chair 2 and 3 at Snow Summit.
Feature types as of 4/13/22:

Box - (Tall Fun Box) 8' Long 4' Wide 3'
Box - 12' Long 4.5' Wide
floating a frame rail
floating down rail
jax (Jump above x-wing)
light pole hip
Half round
Corgatted tube
20 foot shotgun
Big, Short Green Tube
Rail - (Gina) 20' Long 3' Tall 8 Inch Round Bar
skill builder jump
stink bug roller 1
table top jump
tree top
Tube - (Small Green Tube) 15' Long 12"
Features:
  • Boxes
  • Rails
  • Step-Down
  • Table Top

Westridge

All levels
Open
16 Total Features
Spring skiing is the best time to learn & hit the park with softer snow and wide-open runs.Accessible from Chair 2 and 3 at Snow Summit.
Feature types as of 4/13/22:

Box - (Tall Fun Box) 8' Long 4' Wide 3'
Box - 12' Long 4.5' Wide
floating a frame rail
floating down rail
jax (Jump above x-wing)
light pole hip
Half round
Corgatted tube
20 foot shotgun
Big, Short Green Tube
Rail - (Gina) 20' Long 3' Tall 8 Inch Round Bar
skill builder jump
stink bug roller 1
table top jump
tree top
Tube - (Small Green Tube) 15' Long 12"
Features:
  • Boxes
  • Rails
  • Step-Down
  • Table Top

ZZYZX

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.

Accessible from Chair 2 and 3 at Snow Summit.
Features:
  • Boxes
  • Tubes

ZZYZX

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.

Accessible from Chair 2 and 3 at Snow Summit.
Features:
  • Boxes
  • Tubes

Sundown

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:
  • Boxes
  • Tubes

Sundown

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:
  • Boxes
  • Tubes

Cruiser

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:
  • Boxes
  • Tubes

Cruiser

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:
  • Boxes
  • Tubes

Amusement Park

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:
  • Boxes
  • Rails

Amusement Park

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:
  • Boxes
  • Rails

Upper Park Run

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:
  • Boxes
  • Rails
  • Tubes

Upper Park Run

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:
  • Boxes
  • Rails
  • Tubes

Expressway Park

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:
  • Rails
  • Tubes
  • Boxes

Expressway Park

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:
  • Rails
  • Tubes
  • Boxes

Red Bull Plaza

Intermediate | Expert
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Type:City plaza vibe to make it feel like you're shredding in downtown Los Angeles. Inspired by the skate industry.
Resort:Bear Mountain
Lifts:Chair 9

Features:
  • Boxes
  • C-Rail
  • Kink
  • Pole Jam
  • Rails
  • Tubes
  • Wall Ride

Red Bull Plaza

Intermediate | Expert
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Type:City plaza vibe to make it feel like you're shredding in downtown Los Angeles. Inspired by the skate industry.
Resort:Bear Mountain
Lifts:Chair 9

Features:
  • Boxes
  • C-Rail
  • Kink
  • Pole Jam
  • Rails
  • Tubes
  • Wall Ride

The Gulch Park

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:
  • Rails
  • Hip
  • Tubes

The Gulch Park

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:
  • Rails
  • Hip
  • Tubes

The Scene

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:
  • Rails
  • Hip
  • Tubes

The Scene

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:
  • Rails
  • Hip
  • Tubes

Lower Park Run

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:
  • Boxes
  • Rails
  • Step-Down
  • Table Top

Lower Park Run

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:
  • Boxes
  • Rails
  • Step-Down
  • Table Top

Powderbowl

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:
  • Hip

Powderbowl

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:
  • Hip

Hidden Valley Park

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:
  • Boxes
  • Rails

Hidden Valley Park

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:
  • Boxes
  • Rails

Learning Curve Park

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
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Learning Curve Park

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
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Central Park

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:
  • Boxes
  • Rails

Central Park

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:
  • Boxes
  • Rails

Gambler Park

All levels
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Summary: More advanced terrain with jibs & jumps for all abilities, plus Southern California's only halfpipes. Park features area accessible from most chairlifts. Halfpipes are located between chairs 5 & 9.

Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:

Gambler Park

All levels
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Summary: More advanced terrain with jibs & jumps for all abilities, plus Southern California's only halfpipes. Park features area accessible from most chairlifts. Halfpipes are located between chairs 5 & 9.

Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:

Easy Street Park

Beginner
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Summary: The perfect place to learn & practice new tricks.

Closed for the 21/22 winter season.

Type:Very low to the ground, extra small to small, not intimidating rail features. Small 5 to 10 foot long snow features ranging from rollers to hips to table tops.
Resort:Bear Mountain
Lifts:Chair 2, 6, and 7*
Runs:Learning Curve, Easy street, Inspiration & Amusement Park


*Guests can also find Skill Builder features on Chair 9. Please note Chair 9 is recommended for intermediate/advanced skiers & riders.
Features:
  • Tubes

Easy Street Park

Beginner
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Summary: The perfect place to learn & practice new tricks.

Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Type:Very low to the ground, extra small to small, not intimidating rail features. Small 5 to 10 foot long snow features ranging from rollers to hips to table tops.
Resort:Bear Mountain
Lifts:Chair 2, 6, and 7*
Runs:Learning Curve, Easy street, Inspiration & Amusement Park


*Guests can also find Skill Builder features on Chair 9. Please note Chair 9 is recommended for intermediate/advanced skiers & riders.
Features:
  • Tubes

Half Pipes

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:
  • Boxes
  • Rails

Half Pipes

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:
  • Boxes
  • Rails

Inspiration Park

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
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Inspiration Park

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:

Tenderfoot Park

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:

Tenderfoot Park

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:

Ripcord

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:

Ripcord

All levels
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Closed for the 21/22 winter season.
Features:

Steeps & Canyons

Expert
Not Recommended
Warning
Non-designated terrain, including canyons, ungroomed/closed trails, and outside resort boundaries may be dangerous and are not patrolled or maintained. Guests assume all risk when entering these areas.
Summary: Bear Mountain’s four peaks feature a combination of packed powder and ungroomed terrain for riders who want a true backcountry experience.
Type:Silver Mountain has three advanced runs to choose from, with access to Deer and Goldmine canyons, while Bear Peak features the highest, steepest, most challenging lift-served peak in Southern California (8,805’) and access to Bow Canyon.
Resort:Bear Mountain
Lifts:Near Chair 4, 8, and 9

Steeps & Canyons

Expert
Not Recommended
Warning
Non-designated terrain, including canyons, ungroomed/closed trails, and outside resort boundaries may be dangerous and are not patrolled or maintained. Guests assume all risk when entering these areas.
Summary: Bear Mountain’s four peaks feature a combination of packed powder and ungroomed terrain for riders who want a true backcountry experience.
Type:Silver Mountain has three advanced runs to choose from, with access to Deer and Goldmine canyons, while Bear Peak features the highest, steepest, most challenging lift-served peak in Southern California (8,805’) and access to Bow Canyon.
Resort:Bear Mountain
Lifts:Near Chair 4, 8, and 9

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