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Snow Summit

880 Summit Blvd., CA 92315
+1 909-866-5766
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Great local skiing

They've put a lot of time and money into the remodel and updating this beautiful local gem. Great... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Torrance, California
Scenery from the mountain top

This place is less than a mile behind my house in Big Bear Lake. In the winter months I get to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Long Beach, California
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Snow Summit is the ultimate destination for summertime fun! Snow Summit offers a wide range of summer activities, including lift-serviced downhill mountain biking, cross-country mountain biking, Scenic Sky Chair rides, hiking, and more! This summer, the always-popular Snow Summit Scenic Sky Chair offers the most breathtaking views in all of Big Bear! Once at the top, grab some bites and brews at the most scenic BBQ in Big Bear, the Skyline Taphouse, while taking in the views of the valleys below and the surrounding mountains. From the top of the mountain, downhill mountain bikers can enjoy the famous Snow Summit Bike Park. For cross country riders, Snow Summit's chair lifts provide access to a huge network of trails around the resort that have something for everyone. For hikers and outdoor enthusiasts, Snow Summit is the perfect hiking destination. Snow Summit and the surrounding area offer an expansive network of trails and roads, where hikers can enjoy picturesque hiking trails and roads with stunning scenic terrain and incredible views of Big Bear Lake. Want to step off the trails and work on your golf swing? Feel like a pro at 7,000 feet - you'll be surprised at how far your ball will soar! Bear Mountain Golf Course is a great destination for golf and features a challenging golf course, golf lessons with seasoned pros and a great driving range. From hiking to sightseeing to cross country and downhill mountain biking to golfing, there's plenty of fun for everyone this summer at Snow Summit! Experience a winter vacation close to home! Snow Summit and Bear Mountain (Big Bear Mountain Resorts)offers two distinct mountains to suit your style. With a free shuttle between the two resorts you can enjoy access to 26 lifts, over 436 developed acres and 1,800 vertical feet along with shopping and dining choices. Snow Summit provides the premier mountain resort experience for everyday skiers and riders in pursuit of wide-open groomed runs and picturesque alpine views. Winter sports enthusiasts are guaranteed to enjoy their time on the snow with unparalleled learning programs for snowboarders and skiers of all ages, limited ticket sales, and beginner, intermediate and advanced terrain.
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880 Summit Blvd., CA 92315
+1 909-866-5766
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Reviewed 5 days ago

They've put a lot of time and money into the remodel and updating this beautiful local gem. Great place to hit the slopes or just go for a drink to watch the skiing/boarding/mtn biking/etc.

Thank 128joannat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is less than a mile behind my house in Big Bear Lake. In the winter months I get to watch the skiers come down the mountain. There are nights where night skiing is available. During the summer months one can take the chairlift...More

Thank dythomson
Reviewed 9 September 2017

We were a little disappointed with the prices, but still had fun hiking up the Log Chute trail to the top of the resort. The hike was moderate, and sunny, but offers some of the best views of Big Bear Lake. The hike and chair...More

3  Thank Tim S
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The bike park at Snow Summit is not great for beginners, but those who know what to do on a 30' tabletop will be very happy here. It's still fun for most intermediate riders, but I would suggest the beginners really pay attention to the...More

Thank mtnGman
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Nice easy slopes for beginning skiers. Lessons and rentals available on site. Discounts available if you buy in advance online. Snow Summit is part of Bear Mountain. Bear Mountain is a little better for beginners. They have a lot of easy runs.

Thank zoofamily
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We were up in Big Bear visiting family we knew from the their website 80s Brigade was going to be playing here at Snow Summit.....my cousin got to kill 2 birds with one stone! she booked her marriage festivities with Bear Mountain and now knows...More

Thank Rachel R
Reviewed 11 August 2017

The zoo was a real surprise and worthy of several hours enjoying the surroundings. Snow Summit is a must trip. Take a picnic lunch and enjoy the cool air and scenery.

Thank Tom O
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The lift served mountain bike runs of various skills levels that were well maintained. The grill had excellent offerings of smoked meat entrees and the outdoor dining area was a lovely setting.

Thank roxannew87
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

I tool my 3 boys for the last skiing weekend for the season in April. They never skied before, so I bought the private rentals and lesson package with lift ticket. It wasn't cheap, as I recall about $130 per child, but they definitely got...More

Thank captk1701
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the activities set up for Crafts & Cranks for kids. Pretty pricey but it's vacation. Sky Chair was fun.

Thank vacamom2017
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27 March 2017|
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Response from Rob O | Property representative |
We are open. Please check our website for current conditions and hour of operation.
3 December 2016|
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Response from SouthernCalMan | Reviewed this property |
I believe there are a few at the top but I would advise calling Summit to be sure. Good luck!