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  • Lift Status: 6 Open
  • Trail Status: 44 Open
Hours: 9:00am to 4:00pm
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Bear Valley is a friendly and relaxing High Sierra escape located in the beautiful Central Sierra Mountains. Nestled off Scenic Byway Highway 4, this year-round destination offers activities from relaxation to extreme adventure in every season. Whether you’re looking to get your heart racing or to just slow down and savor the Sierras, Bear Valley is the perfect destination to enjoy the outdoors as Mother Nature intended.

Winter activities include downhill and cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, snowboarding, snowmobiling and backcountry adventures. When summer arrives enjoy kayaking, hiking, biking, rock climbing, tennis, disc golf, river rafting, off roading and fishing — all in a majestic mountain setting.

We invite you to make plans for an experience in this secluded part of the Sierras. A warm welcome awaits you whether you’re planning a day on the slopes, a special event or just looking for that mountain getaway anytime of the year.

Recent News

Seeing is Believing....Bear Valley has great snow conditions

Seeing is Believing....

January 30, 2015 - Conditions at Bear Valley are amazing.  We've said it a hundred times, but we'll say it again - Snowmakers and Groomers are the rock stars of making this magic mountain.  Time to get out and enjoy the Spring like conditions.  Fun stuff this weekend as we kick off the first Freeheel race in a series of three.  Also our WINTER MUSIC Series continues this weekend with Ryan ‘n’ Cece.  Enjoy this acoustic country duo this Saturday on the Sun Deck and then they will be down in the village on... Read More...

Feeheel fun at Bear Valley Mountain

Freeheel Race Series Kicks Off This Weekend

January 29, 2015 - Freeheel Race Series Calling all winter enthusiasts! Mountain Adventure Seminars is hosting a three-event Freeheel Race Series at Bear Valley Mountain this season. Race #1 will kick off the fun, sweat, skins and earned turns this Saturday, January 31 welcoming telemark, randonee and splitboard participants at the Elite and Heavy Metal divisions.This race puts you in competition not only with your fellow racers, but also with the terrain and elements. With origins in Europe, randonee racing has... Read More...

Play Hooky – Skip Out To Bear Valley Mountain for Great Coverage and Conditions

Play Hooky – Skip Out To Bear Valley Mountain

January 23, 2015 -                      Thanks to Marty and Corey Goldberg for the park video!!  We love to see our guests having Pure MOUNTAIN Fun at Bear Valley!! Play Hooky – Skip Out To Bear Valley Mountain for Great Coverage and Conditions    Great conditions abound at Bear Valley Mountain. We are more than a little excited for the next snowstorm, but in the meantime, epic skiing and boarding await you and your family right now! 100% of front and backside terrain is open, offering 725 acres for your skiing... Read More...

good snow in Bear Valley

Blue Skies and Great Groomers

January 22, 2015 - 2 People Per Square Mile and Lifts to YourselfTime to get up to the mountains and enjoy the enduring quality conditions of our slopes and uncrowded lift lines. Holidays in Bear Valley are off-the-hook fun, but now is the time to take your turns. Our snow making and grooming teams are working their utmost to maintain the steep and their efforts are not going unnoticed. We’ve heard many say that ours are some of the finest conditions in in the Sierra Nevada. In other words, the skiing and... Read More...

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