Tag: Big Bear Lake

Big Bear Lake is a four seasons mountain top resort town that is 2 hours from Los Angeles, California. This small town has everything you need for an adventure filled vacation. With plenty of fun things to do, places to eat and entertainment nearby, you are guaranteed to have a great time when visiting Big Bear Lake.

There are lakefront houses for rent, centrally located hotels or even stay in a rustic mountain cabin. Depending on your favorite things to do, determine where to stay that best fits your plan.

Big Bear Village

Big Bear Village is a quaint little part of town that is filled with local gift shops, sweet seasonal treats, bars, restaurants and a theater. Walk around, find places to eat and enjoy the local entertainment.

You will find the best restaurants, cheap places to eat and plenty of things to do at night. Santa even visits the village during the holiday season. So enjoy the small town vibe and visit the Big Bear Village.

Summer Activities

The summer activities include water sports activities, hiking trails, mountain biking, off road trails and hunting. There are even local off road tours, horseback riding and zipline.

Find plenty of campgrounds located around the lake, or even backcountry campground areas for tent camping nearby.

Water Sports Activities

Big Bear Lake water sports activities are best enjoyed during the spring, summer and fall seasons. Get out on the lake and enjoy boating, swimming, fishing, kayaking, water-skiing and paddle boarding.

There are a number of fishing tournaments to participate in every year. Rent a boat, kayak or paddleboard for the day. You can even join a boating tour, or parasail; Big Bear Lake offers a number of water sport activities to enjoy.

Winter Activities

Big Bear Lake winter activities include skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling, snowshoeing and sledding. Build a snowman or simply play in the snow, either way there are plenty of winter activities to enjoy.

If the weather isn’t on your side and its to cold or wet outside, then find one of the many indoors activities to enjoy.

Ski Resorts

Visit Snow Summit, Bear Mountain and also the nearby Snow Valley. The ski resorts in Big Bear Lake have snowmaking equipment, so enjoy the fresh powder on ski runs everyday during winter.