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04/29/2019
Big Bear Things to Do

Fun Spring Break Things to Do in Big Bear

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You have not experienced Spring Break the right way until you have celebrated this week of fun in Big Bear. Located in Southern California, Big Bear Lake makes for the perfect and easy-to-get-to destination for Spring Breakers all across the Southwest. Here is how you can spend the perfect Spring Break in Big Bear: Skiing and Snowboarding The weather has been cold this year,so expect some incredible skiing conditions during Spring Break! Masthope Mountain is a short distance away and is still experiencing some of the best snow in years.

04/29/2019
About Big Bear Lake

Let’s All Go Chasn’ Waterfalls

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It’s officially Springtime here at Big Bear Vacations and with the amazing winter we had everyone is out on the trails looking for the best waterfall hike in Big Bear! Normally I’m a huge advocate of “flip flop” hikes like the Woodland Interpretive Trail on the N.Shore of BB. An easy hike with great views…that you can do in about 45min in your flip flops. However, it’s starting to warm up on the mountain and the snow melt is creating some spectacular waterfalls all over the forest! So it’s time

04/1/2019
Around Town

March Big Bear Events: Mardi Gras, St. Patrick’s Day, and Earth Hour

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The holiday season continues, and before we even get to take a breath from Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s, and Valentine’s Day, March blows in like a lion of parties and a new round begins! From the flamboyant Mardi Gras to the down and dirty St. Patrick’s Day to the calm and yet impactful Earth Hour, the March Big Bear events keep coming,and when you start planning your March getaway to Big Bear, you’re guaranteed a trip that’s filled with fun, adventure, and probably more than a fair amount of

03/8/2019
Big Bear Things to Do

Big Bear Snowboarding and Skiing

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Winter is our favorite time of year. As the temperatures drop with the falling snow, we bundle up in our warmest and brightest-colored clothes and head to the slopes for long days of Big Bear snowboarding snowboarding and skiing fun! Big Bear is a wonderful place to visit or live in any season, but in our heart of hearts we know that it comes alive after the calendar pages turn to the winter season, and with the choice of two ski resorts and 40 trails, it’s quite obvious why we

03/8/2019
Around Town

Big Bear Cross Country Skiing and Snow Shoeing

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When planning your winter vacation, you want to visit a place that offers as much to do outside as it does inside, and of course, we think Big Bear is just the place! When the snow starts falling and the days grow shorter, Big Bear comes to life, offering a plethora of exciting and fulfilling activities that ensure your vacation will be the best one yet. And while most people think of downhill skiing as the most popular sport, the latest winter trends of cross country skiing in Big Bear and snowshoeing have

02/8/2019
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Romantic Activities for Valentine’s Day in Big Bear

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It may seem as if Christmas and New Year’s was only yesterday, but the pages of the calendar flip by faster the older you get, and now it is suddenly time for hearts and candies and special trips. Yes, Valentine’s Day is upon us, but you’re not to worried: You made the decision to bring your sweet to Big Bear a while ago, and now all that is left is to plan out some romantic activities for your stay! And because we want to ensure that every guest has an

01/17/2019
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Ways to Have Fun in Big Bear with Kids

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Not all vacations are created equal, especially when traveling with children. It’s difficult in the best of circumstances to find activities that everyone in the family can enjoy together, but even more so when exploring a new place. Fortunately, you had the brilliant idea of planning your next vacation in Big Bear, one of the few destinations that offers exciting adventures that can be enjoyed by the entire family! And because we want you to have the best time during your stay, we’ve created this guide on ways to have

12/7/2018
Around Town

Best Places to See in Big Bear for Your Instagram

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In the good old days, taking pictures was a lot of work. You’d have to load the camera with film, swirl the dial on the lens to make sure everything was focused, take a bunch of shots, unload the camera, drive to the developer, drop off the film, and wait ten whole days to discover you had forgotten to take the lens cover off the camera and ALL THE PICTURES WERE RUINED! Today, we point, click, delete (if they are bad) or upload straight to our Instagram accounts so the

11/19/2018
Big Bear Things to Do

3 Big Bear Winter Events You Shouldn’t Miss

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There are countless opportunities that you do not want to miss while you are in Big Bear during the winter. Near the top of the list is snowshoeing, sledding, and of course, skiing and/or snowboarding. But with one visit to Big Bear, you will come to find that there are many awesome events and festivals that are sure to provide memories that you will never forget. The following are just three of these Big Bear winter events that you should not miss. Tree Lighting Ceremony As the holidays approach, Big

11/12/2018
Restaurants in Big Bear

Best Places to Eat in Big Bear for a Burger

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Whatever you are looking for in Big Bear, you will find it. This applies to everything from great outdoor recreation to delicious food. This is a particularly potent truth when it comes to great burgers, as you will find numerous places that are serving up classic as well as innovative approaches to this classic. The following are top places to eat in Big Bear for a delicious burger. Get the Burger When it comes to burgers, oftentimes the best ones come from places that put all their energy into this

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