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!
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**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 [...]
Not a ton, but we received nearly two and a half inches of new snow! Also in the forecast are some cold temps which could mean perfect snowmaking weather. Keep those fingers crossed, winter is coming!
Cold weather has hit Big Bear and we are taking full advantage of these great snowmaking conditions. Our system has been making snow for over 24 hours now and we plan to continue as long as conditions permit. Snowmaking plus the 3-4 inches of fresh snow we received yesterday means more runs and features! At this time all roads are open, for chain restriction information visit our snow report or Caltrans website. We now have Chair 4 open accessing Exhibition and next on our list is the Halfpipe and Showtime. If you haven’t seen the park lately there has [...]
Today we are opening Hidden Valley and Central Park in addition to yesterdays opening of Amusement Park and The Scene. The majority of the Red Bull Plaza is now open and the park has a fresh new look from last weekend’s set-up. Night session returns to Snow Summit tonight from 3pm-9:30pm. All season passes are welcome including your Bear Mountain only pass so head over there and check out their park set-up on Westridge/ ZZYZX! Don’t forget that today is your last chance to come and purchase a ticket at our early season rate of $48. That saves you [...]