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Bear Mountain Resort Reviews

Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Bear Mountain

Planning a ski trip to Bear Mountain? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Bear Mountain stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Bear Mountain review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience.
  • 3.2

A ski resort's overall star rating displayed here is not calculated based on a simple average but takes several factors, including the age of a review, into account.

  • Beginner
  • 3.8
  • Intermediate
  • 3.2
  • Expert
  • 2.3
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 2.8
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.7
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2.1
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.5
  • Overall Value
  • 3.8

40 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (16)
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  • 4 Star Reviews (16)
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  • 3 Star Reviews (6)
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  • 2 Star Reviews (1)
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  • 1 Star Reviews (1)
  • 2

Helpful Highlights:

Too many beginners sit down in the middle of the run and it gets too crowded to move with out possibly wrecking into someone. I was unable to purchase my li...

  • 3.2

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  • Reaper ( 4th February 2010)

    I've been up Bear almost every weekend this past Jan. I have not been let down one single time. There has been occasions where the access (driving wise) has...

  • wolfman (13th December 2009)

    Every single run has some kind of jib, jump, hip, box,tabletop,etc... Fun place to hurt oneself - I did! ...

  • KevinGab ( 7th October 2009)

    Most amazing park for southern california. Great mountain for kids who love a sick park. Terrain always kept good and up to par. Jumps are perfectly shap...

  • Burtoncustomjon (27th August 2009)

    Great park features it was voted best in usa by transworld snowboarding magazine. Runs are ok, food is expensive 8 bucks for a mini pizza! The lines are way...

  • Newsportfan (17th March 2009)

    Hi All: Just returned from a week of calm sunshine, minimal lift lines and 10 feet of well groomed packed power at good Old Bear Valley, CA. We sta...

  • recyclbin327 (16th March 2009)

    Fun little place. A nice escape from LA. Ive been going there since i was a kid and its really turned into the Park ski resort on the west coast. Youl find ...

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