Those strong, hot winds you might be feeling? Not here! Bear Mountain has been downright frigid. Before the Santa Ana winds heat up the LA and Orange County areas, they start as cold air in the mountains. The cool dry air is perfect for snowmaking and we’re busy taking advantage of these great conditions. We’ve been grinding out fresh snow since last night and we are still planning to open Chair 1 on Friday. What better way to beat the turkey hangover than a weekend of snowboarding? Since you’re so stoked about all our fresh snow, we have special discounted rates […]
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We have received 8″ to 10″ of fresh snow over night and it’s still coming down! This is the best storm we’ve had all season. It may take a little extra time traveling to the mountains today but it will be more than worth it! Don’t forget your tire chains, they are required on all vehicles except those with 4wd and awd with snow tires on highways 18 and 38. Highway 330/18 the front way is closed but plans to reopen this morning. Check CalTrans for the latest road information. The worlds biggest ski rail jam starts today after a weather hold yesterday. […]
The temperatures shifted and it has officially started to DUMP snow! With the forecast calling for “heavy” snow throughout the night we can say with confidence that this very well could be the biggest storm of the season! It may take a little extra time traveling to the mountains tonight but hopes are incredibly high that it will be more than worth it! Stay tuned for more updates!
**Snow Summit will be closed for today due to weather, Snow Summit plans to re-open tomorrow at 8:00 a.m. Bear Mountain is open today for normal business hours. “Winter Storm Watch in effect from February 28, 06:00 AM PST until March 2, 02:00 AM PST” – NOAA. Looks like a bit of winter is heading our way for today and tomorrow. Pack your chains for your vehicle as winter weather can change quickly. For the latest road information visit http://caltrans.ca.gov/. Plan on driving up today so you can enjoy some freshies tomorrow morning! If winter weather is in effect for Saturday’s War of Rails event […]
A new Sunday In The Park has arrived. Once again, the park dudes are killinnnn’ it. Shout out to some of the local guys, Bob Abrams and Wilkyboi aka Brett Wilkinson. Also, Mike Gray, Ryan Rose, Simon Ottosson and Quinn Dubois are somewhat new faces that Sunday In The Park has seen and probably won’t be the last time they’re featured. Click HERE to watch episode 7. Mother Nature decided to stop being difficult and grace us with her presence. Snow on Snow on Snow! Not only have we had natural snowfall but prime weather to be able to make […]