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05/16/2017
Things happening in Big Bear

AMGEN Tour of California

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Fun fact: Big Bear is the Cycling Capital of Southern California. Being new to the area I had no idea this title had been bestowed upon our city. It’s pretty rad. I mean I knew about the community rides every weekend and I see people riding their mountain bikes up and down Snow Summit, but I was naïve to the enormity of it. This Friday Big Bear Lake will host the Amgen Tour of California. Stage 6 is a time trial and at almost 7,000 feet elevation, it will be

05/9/2017
Things happening in Big Bear

Mother’s Day

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“All that I am or ever hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.” – Abraham Lincoln May is the month we officially celebrate our mothers. I personally think we should celebrate them daily, but I appreciate that a day is set aside specifically for them. I am fortunate to have a mother that is awesome. She is my biggest cheerleader, she’s smart, fun, funny and just awesome to be around. I could tell a million stories about why I admire her so much, but that would take years!

03/15/2017
About Big Bear Lake

Spring Break in Big Bear Lake

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Spring Fever hits me every February, (yes I realize it’s now mid-March, but my fever hits early). It’s that cusp between full blown winter and hints of warmness. I think longingly of warm sunny days, crisp nights and the knowledge that summer is just around the corner.  I realize this is a bit hasty.  I mean, it’s still technically winter, but I cannot stop the daydreams of tank tops, shorts and longer days. Spring Break is a really great time to come to Big Bear Lake. We have so many

03/10/2017
Things happening in Big Bear

St. Patrick’s Day

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St. Patrick’s Day, the luck of the Irish, the drinking day, the wear green in all its glory day, is almost upon us! This year, March 17 is the magical day of parties and happy and really, the day I call the precursor to spring. And….wait for it…. IT’S ON A FREAKING FRIDAY!!!! Here’s what’s up at Big Bear Vacations for that weekend: POT O GOLD – 10 lucky homes include a pot of gold – yep that’s right, you could walk into your cabin and find you actually do

02/16/2017
Things happening in Big Bear

Polar Bear Plunge

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Big Bear Vacations & the Polar Bear Plunge There are certain things that tug at your heart strings. Supporting the community and on an even bigger level, supporting all people in need is definitely up there on the “warm fuzzy” list. Date: March 4, 2017 Time: 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Big Bear Lake, California This year marks the 6th Annual Polar Bear Plunge and it’s for a really great cause – the Special Olympics. All funds are donated to Special Olympics of Southern California. What better way to spend

02/4/2017
Things happening in Big Bear

LOVE IS IN THE AIR!!!

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With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, Big Bear Lake is the perfect romantic getaway. Snow, Mountains, Lake…. You can choose to stay cozy next to a fire, venture out for a day of skiing or snowboarding, or stroll around the Village to do some shopping! Lil Pine Cabin – This adorable cabin is perfect for two people that are looking for rest, relaxation and privacy. Cozy up next to the wood burning stove and watch a movie. The dining table is absolutely perfect for a candlelit dinner for two.

01/23/2017
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More Snow!!!

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Kim went out this morning and took this video for you to see the amount of snow Big Bear Lake has received overnight. Big Bear Vacation swill be busy clearing driveways… But just think about the skiing and snowboarding with all this incredible snow. If you have not made any reservations for this coming week or weekend, give us a call or check the availability of Big Bear Cabins here.

01/21/2017
New from Big Bear Vacations

Featured Home: Timber Wolf Den

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Location, location, location! The Village in Big Bear Lake always has it going on. They even have a schedule of events every week so you can decide what you want to do while vacationing here. Timber Wolf Den is within four blocks of the lake – totally walkable – and a very short drive to the Village. Which means it’s also super close to Snow Summit! Skiing and snow boarding is in full swing and this cabin is in the perfect spot. And after a day on the slopes you

01/19/2017
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Video: Its Snowing!

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Another Snow day in Big Bear. Big received another 4-5 inches last night. Please contact the staff for info on how to prepare if you have any questions! Drive Safe and enjoy the snow!

01/18/2017
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Extreme Winter Weather!

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Extreme Mountain Snowfall Is Expected in Big Bear We have had a series of snow storms in Big Bear and it has been awesome for the slopes!  It’s also awesome because we need the lake to fill up for summer activities! We have a winter storm that is projecting up to four feet of snow over the course of several days and is expected to be the biggest storm we’ve had since 2010!  All of us that work in the call center at Big Bear Vacations are locals! And we

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