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. [...]
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With over 6 days of snowmaking and a few natural snowfalls including 1 to 2 new inches overnight our conditions have drastically improved! All this new snow means we can rebuild our park. Expect big changes top-to-bottom throughout the week including a new double jump line on lower Park Run that is already open. Other new features include an up box to tank tap, an all new massive quarterpipe wall, and new jibs everywhere. Basically, the People’s Park is the best it has been all year! Make plans to check out Dos Equis’ Air Bag they have got set up [...]
All hail our snowmaking system and snowmakers! Here’s some midweek news your ears want to hear. Our Snowmaking crew deserves some recognition for all their hard work lately. They’ve been killin’ it with making snow the last few days. This snow drought is not stopping us from making snow and keeping the best snow conditions around. Mother Nature has been quite stingy lately but at least she has been giving us the perfect temperatures and humidity to make snow, which will make awesome conditions this holiday weekend. Not only is Snow Summit bringing back night riding sessions this Friday but they have [...]
Today is the grand reopening of our Red Bull Plaza! Celebrate with us, we’ve got music, giveaways and more. From 8am to 1pm we will be having an Instagram photo contest! The top 3 photos on any Red Bull Plaza feature collected from the #hashtag #rbp2014 will win major prizes! Winners will be announced on the Bear Mountain Instagram at 2pm today with instructions on how to collect prizes!
We have a number of events beginning this week, starting with our annual New Years Eve party! DJ Club George will be in spinning records all night while the signature cocktails flow! Did you know that any Bear Mountain pass is good for night sessions at Snow Summit? Summit has scheduled night sessions all week and every night at around 5 they put a fresh groom on the park run! (Westridge) Zak Hale is home for the holidays and currently shredding what our Park Crew has set up. Keep an eye out for him today on hill as he is [...]