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Get your tickets early

We sold out yesterday! Apparently you guys are pretty stoked about the 8-11″ of fresh snowfall we received on Friday. Ticket windows and rentals open at 8, and lifts start at 8:30. Bear is working with a 10-20″ base of machine-groomed, hard packed powder. We have upped our feature count to 21! Today we’re opening Chairs 1, 7 and 9. Our beginner’s area is now open for riding! Ski and Snowboard School is also open at Bear today. Here are our new early season prices: Discounted Early Season Rates Day Half-Day Adult (22+) $54 $47 Young Adults (13-21) $47 $40 []


The Fun Continues Tomorrow…

We had a blast today making some turns!  We were able to reopen Chair 9 for top to bottom terrain due to the almost foot of the fresh natural snow we received yesterday and also thanks to our world class snowmaking system! Tomorrow is on point to open more terrain as we have already kicked on the snow guns now that the temperatures are dropping! Tomorrow we will have beginner terrain as we plan to open Chair 7 and that also means that we will be starting to host lessons here at our resort! It’s looking like this cold weather []


The Freshies have arrived

We are back, baby! Our base is back to 10-20″ of machine-groomed packed powder. We got 8-11″ fresh snow yesterday and have been making snow since last night. We even got 15 features built. You won’t find better conditions anywhere else in SoCal. Bear is now open for daily operations. Tomorrow we will be running Chairs 1, 9, AND 7. Keep an eye on our Facebook for updates. Our snowmakers are working their butts off to get more runs open and features built as fast as possible. We will also be running lessons tomorrow. CalTrans is reporting that chains are []


Good Morning! Bear Opens at 8:30 am to 8-11″ of Fresh Snow with Chairs 1 & 9!!!

It’s going to be a great day at Bear Mountain! We received 8-11″ of natural snow from yesterday’s storm! Riders will find a surface of machine groomed, packed powder and/or powder this morning. Though coverage is good, early season conditions do still exist. Please use caution when skiing or riding near trail edges- as always ski and ride with care! Skiers and riders may also find our snowmaking system operational on OPEN trails throughout the day today. Enjoy!


Throwback Thursday at Bear Mountain….

  Today’s Throwback Thursday goes out to Chris Bradshaw! Are you excited for the new Red Bull Plaza upgrades from this year’s Hot Dawgz and Hand Rails? Riding at Bear Mountain resumes Saturday morning at 8:30 am. Don’t miss it! 


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