Hiking Near Big Bear Lake

Our forefathers built a trail spanning from Mexico to Canada and designated that it be only used by hikers and horseback riders. Smart they were, as the Pacific ... Read More »

Adventure Pass and Big Bear Lake

The Adventure Pass Program is now in its 16th year in the Southern California National Forests. In 1996 Congress passed legislation authorizing the Forest ... Read More »

Singleleaf Pinyon – Big Bear Lake

Uses Ethnobotanic: Traditionally different tribes in California, the Great Basin, and the Southwest U.S. have utilized this tree for fuel wood and the pine ... Read More »

Off-Roading Big Bear Lake

The Forest’s off-highway vehicle (OHV) trail system (Cajon, Arrowhead and Big Bear Lake) features many miles of varied terrain for SUV/4-wheel drive vehicles, ... Read More »

Hike Big Bear Lake

Picture yourself hitting the trail. Where will you go? The Pacific Crest Trail should be in your sights. From Mexico to Canada, the 2,650-mile PCT, one of 11 ... Read More »

3 Signs – Winter is Coming to Big Bear

1. Pan Hot Springs is steaming! 2. BBARWA is steaming! 3. Big Bear Snow Play is Blowing! The last of the Fall colors are showing off, and Big Bear is ... Read More »

Old Miner’s Days Has Something New!

If you've been in Big Bear during the Summer, you know the featured activities for Old Miners Days can be anywhere in the Valley. Well, check out the Bartlett ... Read More »

Big Bear CA Things To Do This Weekend

Inner Tube Hills At Alpine Slide & Big Bear Snow Play Come play in the snow at the Alpine Slide at Magic Mountain and Big Bear Snow Play! Alpine Slide ... Read More »

Pirates on Big Bear Lake

Holloway's Marina bought the Time Bandit (from the movie) and had the pirate ship brought up here. This is a short video of it on the Lake. ... Read More »

July 4th Big Bear Events

Big Bear Lake Independence Day Festival Big Bear Lake Independence Day Festival at The Big Bear Lake Convention Center on July 3-5. Featuring Live ... Read More »