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

    Awesom place to be

    by Reaper - 4th February 2010

    Pros: Great slopes, plenty of jibs, jumps.

    Cons: Was a bit too crowded

    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... Full review

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  • 5

    A Must GoTo Resort in Socal

    by johnnyalonso - 23rd January 2013

    Pros: Fast lifts, well groomed, friendly service

    Cons: food & drink prices are ridiculous, parking sucks

    we had such a blast at big bear. boarded all day. lots of runs. fast lifts so the wait isnt too bad. everybody was pretty friendly working the lines. the lo... Full review

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  • 5

    Bear Mountain Review

    by tigerjenny83 - 16th January 2007

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    OH MAN! Me and my cousin went to bear mountain on saturday january 13th and it was AMAZING! They had just gotten thier first major snow the night before and... Full review

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  • 5

    Bear Mountain Review

    by clnguyen - 14th March 2007

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    First time to go snowboarding EVER! Perfect place for beginners! I should have taken lessons tho! lol but it was good time and it was great weather for ... Full review

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  • 5

    Bear Mountain Review

    by - 31st December 2007

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    Bear is ma home mountain, the entire mountain is pretty much an entire park, its sick as hell. pho sho.....and if you wanna top it off hit up THE BLOCK HOT... Full review

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  • 5

    Heaven sent weather

    by Reaper - 12th February 2009

    Pros: Not Crowded, new snow, most runs open

    Cons: Road closure.

    Went up Feb 11th, after the storm system came through. The day was nice and sunny w/ no wind. Wasn't crowded but I'm pretty sure that was due to the 330 bei... Full review

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