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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 31 - 36 of 48 Resort Reviews

  • DangerousGround (15th January 2009)

    Bear is a great local mountain with a fabulous park. Their is nothing better than enjoying a great day boarding and then...

  • govey80 (17th December 2008)

    The only resort that I had been to in Big Bear was Snow Summit prior to last year. As disappoited as I...

  • Matt (1st December 2008)

    I learned to first snowboard here this place is sick the weather is perfect. People complain about the hot weather because they're...

  • urdumb22 (1st December 2008)

    bear mtn is probably one of the best mtns iv been to it has a really good park and its always different...

  • anonymous_user (4th February 2008)

    This was my first time skiing in So Cal. I'm used to the Tahoe resorts. The experience was decent. I went for...

  • anonymous_user (26th January 2008)

    This and Snow summit are the best in the area. less crowds, better and more terrain features, and more terrain in general....

Displaying 31 - 36 of 48 Resort Reviews


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