Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Bear Valley

Planning a ski trip to Bear Valley? 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 Valley 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 Valley 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.
  • 3.6
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3.8
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.9
  • Nightlife
  • 1.9
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.9
  • Value

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Loved Bear Valley! Took a day trip up from the Bay Area with a group of 4 and we had a great time. Lift lines weren't long at all, and the Grizzly Bowl was ...

  • 3.6

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  • Dusty (17th March 2010)

    Just love Bear. I learned there and it's a great spot for variety. theres everything from fast runs to steep powder. ...

  • buonasera23 (17th March 2010)

    Been skiing here since the late 70s. Nice little place ,short lines, friendly people. More grooming and I'd go more often. Especially if they groom the lowe...

  • edumanig (17th March 2010)

    There's a lot of good stuff in this resort. 1. Traffic is very predictable from 680 and 580, unlike going Tahoe coming back is always busy in Sacramento ...

  • cmf (22nd February 2010)

    One of the best kept secrets. Bear Valley has the great family deals. We choose their learn to ski or snowboard package for the kids. It was only $199, i...

  • ONTHESHITER ( 8th February 2010)

    I Boarded 3 out of 4 days at Bear its a great mountain for beginners. The intermediate runs are short and few if your skill level is in the middle & your l...

  • brynd (24th November 2009)

    I've skied for more than 40 years now. Done Tahoe, Squaw Valley, Alpine, etc. and now I am a season pass holder at Bear Valley. This is the best "little" re...

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