Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Big Bear

Planning a ski trip to Big Bear? 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 Big Bear 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 Big Bear 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
  • 4.7
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 55.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • Nightlife
  • 2.4

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 14%
  • Beginner
  • 21%
  • Families
  • 50%
  • Intermediate
  • 43%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 21%
  • Advanced
  • 14%

Helpful Highlights:

We have been to Ski Big Bear on three separate occasions, but usually stay for a couple days each time. I love this mountain because it is not too daunting...

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  • 5

    Big Bear Review

    by anonymous_user - 29th December 2006

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    I enjoyed my stay in Big Bear. My favorite parts were the rides and attractions at Big Bear's Magic Moutain, the slopes, and the general hospitality of the... Full review

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  • 5

    Big Bear Review

    by mikeybricks - 23rd July 2008

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    Live at big bear, ski it every year... Great place, Huge change with the new lodge. big improvements in every department up at the lodge. mountain is a litt... Full review

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  • 5

    Love Love Love Big Bear!

    by Lucinda D - 19th February 2014

    Pros: Great Resort in Quiet Community

    Cons: none

    We have been to Ski Big Bear on three separate occasions, but usually stay for a couple days each time. I love this mountain because it is not too daunting... Full review

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  • 5

    Big Bear Review

    by anonymous_user - 3rd January 2008

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    great family oriented ski resort. within a close ride of nyc. great people and clean facilities. A definite return run to do. No the balck diamond runs are ... Full review

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  • 5

    Wow what a trip

    by rbalmoney - 29th January 2009

    Pros: great lessons, great service

    Cons: my vacation was too short

    I have a 4 year old and a 6 year old, and after a great lesson they were making it all the way down the mountain. The instructors were fantastic because my ... Full review

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  • 5

    Great family experience

    by tjm - 29th January 2009

    Pros: Family Friendly, clean facilities,

    Cons: May not be for advanced skiers

    Ski Big Bear is great for families, I have 3 children, 13,10,&5. All of us have a great time. Big bear has a "magic carpet" for the practice run, which ... Full review

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