Big Bear Lake Vacations
Approximately 5,000 people call Big Bear Lake in San Bernardino County home.
The city lies approximately 390 miles (628 kilometers) from the state capital of California, Sacramento and about 35 miles (56 kilometers) from Palm Springs.
Pros and amateurs can try out the slopes at Bear Mountain and also Snow Summit, two of the more popular ski resorts. Both resorts offer great entertainment.
Take the entire family to Alpine Slide at Magic Mountain, the perfect place to let your hair down with the kids. Don't pass up the opportunity to visit this lively and educational attraction, offering a great day out for the young and the young at heart.
If you love food and shopping, explore the stores and stalls that are part of the Lake Arrowhead Village. This is a vibrant attraction filled with fashion, accessories and fresh food venues.
Watch as the birds wheel overhead, skim rocks in the shallows and catch some sunshine at the local beach known as Big Bear Lake. This is the spot to visit if you have had enough indoor activities. Slip off your shoes and walk along the water’s edge or enjoy being near the water.
Once you’ve ticked off the star attractions on the tourist map in Big Bear Lake, wrap up your stay in this fascinating part of the world with a visit to the Big Bear Solar Observatory.