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. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.

Overall Rating: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.5
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 55.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • Nightlife
  • 2.2

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 42%
  • Beginner
  • 29%
  • Families
  • 35%
  • Intermediate
  • 45%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 35%
  • Advanced
  • 23%

Helpful Highlights:

I like the mountain, its location, the park, and the people who work there are great! But $75 lift tickets are outrageous! I would like to get up there a ...

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  • 5

    Bear Mountain Review

    by anonymous_user - 24th December 2006

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    My wife and I spent our wedding anniversary skiing at Bear Mountain - she took her first lessons, and for me it was a refresher after learning to ski 10 yea... Full review

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  • 5

    Bear Mountain Review

    by anonymous_user - 8th November 2007

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    Good stuff Good park Okay terrain Staff that does there job Family oriented Great Park Okay apres... Full review

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  • 4

    New High Speed Quad on backside rocks!

    by Newsportfan - 17th March 2009

    Pros: Foot rest for 4 on the Quad, excellant grooming

    Cons: no more grill to cook burgers on

    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... Full review

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  • 4

    bear mountain!

    by 5luckyladybugs - 6th February 2009

    Pros: sweet terrain! 2 parks for the price of one!

    Cons: crappy drive up the mountain but worth it in the end

    i like hitting up bear mountain...it has nice terrain features and runs for all different levels of snowboarding/skiing. i also like that one ticket gets y... Full review

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  • 4

    Bear Mountain Review

    by amba - 4th January 2007

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    This is the "place to be" to learn to to ski or snowboard!!! My husband and I went to big bear and skied snow summit for the first time this year. I hadn'... Full review

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  • 4

    bear mountain resort

    by higher.one - 9th February 2009

    Pros: awesome terrain park and a bunch of fun runs for everyone!!

    Cons: a bit too crowded at times and short seasons

    i love bear mountain!!!! in my opinion it has the best terrain park in california. if you are from the I.E. or orange county this is the resort for you!!! ... Full review

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