Archive For January 27, 2017

Save Money with Lift Ticket Deals at Snow Summit and Bear Mountain

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Save Money with Lift Ticket Deals at Snow Summit and Bear Mountain

Everyone loves to save money and the Big Bear resorts have a few discounts out there for the 2016-17 winter season, particularly nice after all the new snow. Of course best way to save is to buy a season pass which offers unlimited access to the slopes, from midweek passes valid at both Snow Summit…

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All Day Big Bear Play for $20 on January 26 Alpine Slide Day

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All Day Big Bear Play for $20 on January 26 Alpine Slide Day

Enjoy a full day of winter play—including lunch!— for less than twenty dollars as Alpine Slide  hosts its annual winter KOLA-FM “Slide Day” on Thursday, January 26 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. And there’s a ton of new snow to enjoy after the recent storms! It’s a deal worth driving up for, especially with the month’s…

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Passing of Former Snow Summit President Dick Kun Steep Loss for Skiing, Big Bear

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Passing of Former Snow Summit President Dick Kun Steep Loss for Skiing, Big Bear

Standing at the top of Snow Summit’s steepest run, intently searching for the best line down, I scarcely noticed the skier who charged up next to me. Till I looked up and recognized the resort’s late president Dick Kun. We exchanged hellos and then the boss charged down Olympic, not bothering to look for the…

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Snowshoe Demos, Adventure at Big Bear Discovery Center Winter Trails Day

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Snowshoe Demos, Adventure at Big Bear Discovery Center Winter Trails Day

Discover the beauty of the outdoors for free when Southern California Mountains Foundation hosts its 6th annual Winter Trails Day on Saturday, January 14, with fresh snow slated to arrive just in time for the event. Burn holiday calories and explore beautiful Big Bear backcountry on snowshoes during the event, held from 10 a.m.-2 p.m….

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Wyatt’s Now Open Weekends with Great Grub, Drink, Live Music Too

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Wyatt’s Now Open Weekends with Great Grub, Drink, Live Music Too

Half-pound burgers that tower several inches high. Wide-selection of beers on tap. Slow-roasted pulled pork. Country dancing with popular DJ Joe Vonesh some nights, live bands on others. Big Bear residents have long known about Wyatt’s Cafe and Saloon at the Convention Center at Big Bear Lake, for years open only on Wednesdays  before Fridays…

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Storms, Snowmaking Get Snow Summit, Bear Mountain Going for 2017 Winter Season

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Storms, Snowmaking Get Snow Summit, Bear Mountain Going for 2017 Winter Season

Almost all runs open including The Wall at Snow Summit and Geronimo at Bear Mountain, halfpipe, features galore and more coming. January picks up where the holidays left off at the Big Bear resorts, where a nearly two-foot storm and a ton of snowmaking made for great skiing and snowboarding. Indeed as 2017 arrives all…

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