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Related Regions: Big Bear Lake, Sierra Nevada, Southern California, California, United States, North America

Reviews for Bear Mountain

Read skier and snowboarder-submitted reviews on Bear Mountain that rank the ski resort and mountain town on a scale of one to five stars for attributes such as terrain, nightlife and family friendliness. See how Bear Mountain stacks up in the reviews, on and off the slopes, from skiing and family activities to the après scene. Read up on pros, cons and other comments in reviews left by fellow skiers and riders. Don't forget to submit your own Bear Mountain review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your skiing and resort experience. For more destination information, click Add to Compare to see a side-by-side comparison of Bear Mountain vs. other ski resorts (up to 10 total).

  • 3.2

A ski resort's overall star rating displayed here is not calculated based on a simple average but takes several factors, including the age of a review, into account.

  • Beginner
  • 3.7
  • Intermediate
  • 3.1
  • Expert
  • 2.3
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 2.7
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.6
  • Aprés Ski'
  • 2.1
  • Terrain Park
  • 2.5
  • Overall Value
  • 3.8

48 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (17)
  • 35
  • 4 Star Reviews (18)
  • 37
  • 3 Star Reviews (6)
  • 12
  • 2 Star Reviews (1)
  • 2
  • 1 Star Reviews (6)
  • 12

No social distancing. No mask enforcement. No dispensable hand sanitizer stations. Ridiculously large crowd gatherings. Max capacity limit...if there even was one....

Displaying 19 - 24 of 48 Resort Reviews

  • johnny alonso (2nd November 2010)

    Ill start by saying we did enjoy our time at Bear, the one time we went mid week early in the morning...

  • Sean Malcolm Crafton (11th April 2010)

    Yes I claim that Bear Mountain is the best resort in Southern California but before you plan your next trip there, being...

  • Reaper (4th February 2010)

    I've been up Bear almost every weekend this past Jan. I have not been let down one single time. There has been...

  • wolfman (13th December 2009)

    Every single run has some kind of jib, jump, hip, box,tabletop,etc... Fun place to hurt oneself - I did!

  • KevinGab (7th October 2009)

    Most amazing park for southern california. Great mountain for kids who love a sick park. Terrain always kept good and up to...

  • Burtoncustomjon (27th August 2009)

    Great park features it was voted best in usa by transworld snowboarding magazine. Runs are ok, food is expensive 8 bucks for...

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