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.

Overall Rating: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.2
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 61.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.1
  • Nightlife
  • 2.1

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 35%
  • Beginner
  • 35%
  • Families
  • 48%
  • Intermediate
  • 39%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 30%
  • Advanced
  • 39%

Helpful Highlights:

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 ...

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    Bear Valley Review

    by anonymous_user - 14th January 2008

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    We are going to Bear Valley for several years. It is always pleasant. This last weekend was no different. Snow was great, slopes were groomed. In spite of t... Full review

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  • 5

    Bear Valley Review

    by greig family - 28th September 2007

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    Our family has been at lake alpine since 1937 and bear valley since 1967. We love it and spend alot of time there in the summer as well as the winter. There... Full review

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  • 4

    Bear Valley Review

    by anonymous_user - 16th March 2007

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    All good--must be what Tahoe was like 20 years ago. The kids love it, my husband and I love it. Never long lift lines. We'll go back again and again.... Full review

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  • 4

    Bear Valley Review

    by seniordude - 9th March 2007

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    This is where i first learned to snowboard. Bear Valley is a great little mountain. It's very uncrowded for most of the season and they just installed a hig... Full review

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  • 4

    Bear Valley Review

    by anonymous_user - 5th March 2007

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    My kids wanted to learn to ski. One wanted to actually learn to ski, the other wanted to snow board. After two lessons both were having fun coming down th... Full review

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  • 5

    Bear Valley Review

    by anonymous_user - 17th January 2007

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    My family and I had a great time at Bear Valley. The terrain of the runs and the lack of crowds allowed us to enjoy going down the slopes together again an... Full review

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